2 LSU gymnasts earn SEC Gymnast and Specialist Honors

2 LSU gymnasts earn SEC Gymnast and Specialist Honors
LSU gymnastics SEC gymnast of the Week and Specialist of the Week. Photo via LSU Athletics.

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU seniors Sarah Finnegan and McKenna Kelley were awarded with top honors in the SEC after career performances against No. 15 Oregon State Friday night.

Finnegan was named the SEC Gymnast of the Week after scoring a career-high 39.800. It was the sixth time in 2019 the Lee’s Summit, MO, native received the honor. She also won her 10th all-around. She posted the highest score in the SEC and second-highest in the nation against the Beavers.

McKenna Kelley was named the SEC Specialist of the Week. She earned a perfect 10.00 on floor. It was the first of her career. The Houston, TX, native anchored the team’s 49.675 fourth rotation season high.

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