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Team: Auburn Tigers Women's Gymnastics
Coach: Jeff Graba
Location: Auburn Arena
Conference: Southeastern Conference (SEC)
Division: Division I of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA)
Auburn Tigers Women's Gymnastics TicketsLike many women's collegiate sports, the women's gymnastics program gained momentum after the enactment of Title IX, which laid out rules for gender equality in collegiate sports. The Tigers have reached new levels of success in the last decade under Coach Jeff Graba. Under his leadership, the team was able to gain a spot in the Regionals and later won a National Championship title. Fans enjoy the home meets at Auburn Arena, which was built in 2010, the same year Coach Graba came to Auburn. Every year sees an increase in attendance for the Tigers gymnastics events, and the modern arena is well-suited for the crowds. The season often starts with an invitational meet and then ratchets up the action with competitions against fellow SEC members. You can be a part of all the excitement of the meets at Auburn Arena by getting your Auburn Tigers women's gymnastics tickets at StubHub.
Who is the coach for the Auburn Tigers?Jeff Graba is the head coach for the Auburn Tigers' women's gymnastics program. Graba was brought into the Auburn fold in 2010 for the 2011 Tigers gymnastics season from the University of Utah, where he served as an assistant coach for five years. In the years since, Graba has been named SEC Coach of the Year two times. Graba directed an outstanding season for Auburn in 2015 wherein the Tigers earned a berth in the NCAA Championship Super Six for the first time in 22 years. In 2016, the Tigers defeated the Crimson Tide after a long losing streak, and they bested Georgia for the first time ever while setting a new program record road score of 197.325. The Tigers also earned their first-ever No. 1 NCAA regional seed and won the NCAA Ann Arbor Regional title. In 2019, the team made its first appearance in the Sweet Sixteen, and it ended with a 16th ranking finish and a National Championship title for the vault in a record-setting season.
Where is the home for the Auburn Tigers?The Auburn Tigers women's gymnastics team practices and competes at Auburn Arena, which is also home for the Auburn Tigers basketball teams. The furthest seat in the facility is only 43 feet away from the court, and most of the seating is less than 27 feet in elevation from the floor. The arena has six concession areas, a team store, three elevators, 94 HD monitors and customer service kiosks on all levels. Special events can be held in the 12,000-square-foot banquet space that houses tailgate and super suites as well. The Jonathan B. Lovelace Museum and Hall of Honor is located on the concourse and features an interactive walking tour of Auburn athletics highlights and history. The gymnastics program enjoys record attendance, with an average of 6,334 for 2018, which was seventh nationally for collegiate gymnastics.
What is the schedule for the Auburn Tigers?The season for the Tigers women's gymnastics team begins in January and runs through March of each year and ends with the SEC Championship games, also in March. The NCAA Regionals and the NCAA National Championship takes place in April.
What is the scoring format for the Auburn Tigers Women's Gymnastics?There are four events in a collegiate gymnastic meet: vault, bars, beam and floor. Six gymnasts compete at every event, and five of the six scores count. These scores are added for a combined event score, and the event scores are combined for a team score. The highest possible score is 200, with a typical score being 197 and 198.
What titles have the Auburn Tigers Women's Gymnastics won?In 2016, the Tigers won the NCAA Ann Arbor Regional title. In 2019, Derrian Gobourne earned the NCAA Women's Gymnastics National Championship title for vault with a score of 9.95 that resulted in a championship title tie. Gobourne was a freshman and also earned All-SEC and Freshman All-SEC recognition.
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