On March 5, LSU sophomore Kiya Johnson acquired her second good 10 on flooring this season — her first was garnered at the season opener again in January — and it was the fourth of her profession total (last year she scored a 10.00 on vault and beam). Johnson and crew received the meet in opposition to the College of Missouri; it was their final regular-season competitors earlier than the SEC Championships on March 20.
Regardless of a slight slide whereas touchdown her first tumbling go, a full-twisting double backflip, Johnson ended with a rock-solid double pike. Her presence on the ground is simple, and the digital music vibes carry an added spark to the efficiency. “To close the meet out like that felt really good,” she stated throughout a post-competition press convention, noting that the crew nonetheless has extra to present going into the championship later this month.
It was a double-the-perfect evening for the Tigers: LSU freshman Haleigh Bryant also scored a perfect 10.00 with a stuck vault. We like to see it!