Gymnastics Falls to Cornell, 189.750 - 183.825

ITHACA - Despite Mairssa Rosen (38.625) and Jordan Brewer (37.300) taking the top two spots in the all-around, Penn was not able to earn their first team win of 2008, dropping the meet to Cornell, 189.750 - 183.825.

Rosen continued her solid performance in '08, taking first place in three individual events - floor (9.750), beam (9.675) and bars (9.675). She also earned a vault score of 9.525.

Brewer is proving to be more than a specialist in her junior season. In her first campiagn competing in the alla-round, she is posting consistent scores in all events, led today by a 9.450 on the beam.

In her first season in the Red and Blue, freshman Elise Bowe is also adding depth to the team's output, placing fourth in the all-around with a total of 37.050. Her day was highlighted by a pair of 9.425s on bars and on the floor routine.

Next Saturday, the Quakers return to Hutchinson Gym for a quad-meet with Ursinus, West Chester and Wilson at 4 p.m.