LSU's Sarah Finnegan named 2018 SEC Gymnast of the Year

LSU's Sarah Finnegan named 2018 SEC Gymnast of the Year

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WAFB) - LSU junior Sarah Finnegan has been named the 2018 Southeastern Conference Gymnast of the Year.

She joins former Tigers April Burkholder (2004, 05), Ashleigh Clare-Kearney (2008), Susan Jackson (2010), and Rheagan Courville (2013) as SEC Gymnasts of the Year.

Finnegan's conference rankings: 
No. 1 on the bars, beam, and all-around 
No. 2 on floor 
No. 9 on vault

LSU All-SEC performers:
Christina Desiderio, LSU
Kennedi Edney, LSU
Sarah Edwards, LSU
Sarah Finnegan, LSU
Myia Hambrick, LSU
Lexie Priessman, LSU

2018 SEC Gymnastics Awards:
Gymnast of the Year: Sarah Finnegan, LSU
Event Specialist of the Year: Alex McMurtry, Florida
Freshman of the Year: Sarah Shaffer, Arkansas
Coach of the Year: Mark Cook, Arkansas

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