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The Oregon State Gymnastics team reacting to their teams performance on the floor at the NCAA Regional Finals at Gill Coliseum on April 6, 2019. The Beavers placed 2nd in Regionals, qualifying them for the NCAA Championship Semifinals, where they ended the season ranked 3rd, causing them to fall short from the Finals. 

Wednesday Win: Oregon State Gymnastics pulls historic upset over Oklahoma (2012)

Back at the start of the 2012 season, the Oregon State Gymnastics team scored a victory over the fourth-ranked Oklahoma Sooners in a match that meant more to the team than kicking the season off on the...

OSU sophomore Kristina Peterson performs her floor routine as the OSU gymnastics team cheers during meet versus UCLA on Feb. 29, 2020 in Gill Coliseum.

Sports Breakdown: Gymnastics

Gymnastics is one of the oldest and most entertaining sports at both the collegiate and Olympic level. Gymnastics requires athleticism, balance, flexibility, strength, agility and above all, self confidence. In...

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OMN Sports Bracket: Region 3 of Winter Women’s Sports

OMN Sports Staff
May 8, 2020

OMN Sports presents the next eight events for the bracket on the best plays and moments from OSU Fall and Winter Sports. Voting for the rounds is available on OMN Sports social media platforms, including...

OSU senior gymnast Isis Lowery competes in her floor routine against Stanford in Gill Coliseum on Feb. 2, 2020. Lowery poses in her iconic crown moment, a representation of self confidence for both her and her fans. 

Lowery lowers her crown one final time

If you have been to an Oregon State gymnastics meet within the last four years, chances are you have heard the name Isis Lowery, and chances are, your were impressed by the time she finished her floor...

OSU Gymnastics interim head coach Michael Chaplin congratulates an OSU gymnast against Stanford in his first meet leading the team on Feb. 2. Chaplin, husband of OSU Gymnastics head coach Tanya Chaplin, filled in while his wife took a leave of absence for health reasons.

Gymnastics head coach shifts part of unexpected ending to season

Oregon State Gymnastics faced coaching changes and uncertainty before the COVID-19 crisis brought along an abrupt stop to the team’s season.  Head coach Tanya Chaplin announced she would be taking...

OSU senior Isis Lowery finishes her dance-filled, one-of-a-kind floor routine, while her teammates and coach celebrate at the edge of the floor on Friday, March 6.

OSU Gymnastics falls short to Washington

Oregon State senior gymnasts Lacy Dagen and Sabrina Gill knew they only have a few weeks left in their OSU gymnastics career. Knowing this, both Dagen and Gill left their hearts out on the floor during...

OSU senior Isis Lowery celebrates after her uneven bars routine during meet versus UCLA in Gill Coliseum on Feb. 29, 2020.

OSU Gymnastics celebrates “Beaver bubble,” falls short to Bruins

Two top-20 teams battled it out as the Oregon State Beavers faced off against the visiting UCLA Bruins at Gill Coliseum on Feb. 29. The Beavers, ranked No. 18 in the country, were coming off a loss against...

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OSU student-athlete Valentine’s Day survey

Editor's Note: One couple was removed from the category of "Should Stop Talking and Start Dating" due to discomfort on behalf of the individuals.The Daily Barometer did a survey for student athletes to...

OSU Gymnastics interim head coach Michael Chaplin congratulates an OSU gymnast against Stanford in his first meet leading the team on Feb. 2. Chaplin, husband of OSU Gymnastics head coach Tanya Chaplin, filled in while his wife took a leave of absence for health reasons.

OSU Gymnastics coach takes leave of absence for health reasons

On Thursday, Jan. 30, Director of Athletics Scott Barnes announced that head gymnastics coach Tanya Chaplin will take an indefinite leave of absence. This announcement came days before the No. 25 Beavers...

An OSU gymnast competes on the balance beam in Gill Coliseum. 

OSU Winter Sports preview for 2020

Adriana Gutierrez
December 2, 2019

With the fall term coming to an end, and football having their last home game Nov. 16, winter sports are moving out of preseason and into the spotlight. Here are the prospects for this year’s Oregon...

The Oregon State Gymnastics team reacting to their teams performance on the floor at the NCAA Regional Finals at Gill Coliseum.

OSU’s All-American gymnasts reflect on NCAA awards

Lillian Nomie, Sports Contributor
May 5, 2019

During the 2018-19 season, the Oregon State Gymnastics team had four performers awarded the NCAA Second-Team All-American award. OSU gymnast senior Mary Jacobsen, juniors Halli Briscoe, Isis Lowery and...

Megan Jimenez performs on beam during a March 5 meet against Washington.

Moving Forward

Ellie Magnuson, Multimedia Contributor
June 12, 2017

From the age of three, Megan Jimenez has had one focus and passion: gymnastics. 19 years ago, Megan Jimenez accompanied her mother to her brother’s first gymnastics class. At first, she was shy and scared,...

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