Gymnastics to Hold Red & Blue Event Friday

PHILADELPHIA - On Friday, the University of Pennsylvania gymnastics team will showcase their skills in a season preview Red & Blue intrasquad event to be held in the Nalitt Family Gymnastics Center beginning at 6 p.m.

The free event open to the public, will feature the Quakers split into two teams competing against one another on all four events; vault, beam, bars, and floor. The Penn gymnasts will also be available after the event for a team meet and greet.

Penn will host the Ivy Classic and USA Gymnastics Collegiate Nationals inside the Palestra this season, along with four other home meets on the schedule. The Quakers captains for 2014-15 are seniors Kaitlyn Reszkowski and Wynne Levy.

Led by Head Coach John Ceralde, the Quakers regular season will begin at homeagainst Stanford and Bridgeport on Sunday, Jan. 18, inside The Palestra.