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Ona Loper and Lexy Ramler, Photo courtesy Gopher Athletics, Kelly Hagenson.

Ramler, Loper leaving Gophers women’s gymnastics as two of the program’s greatest

by Michael Lyne
Published May 3, 2022
The duo will leave the program with everlasting memories and impacts on teammates, coaches, fans and the rest of the gymnastics world, which has yet to sink in.
Minnesota fifth-year Ona Loper recorded her career-high score of 39.725 against Michigan on Monday, Jan. 24, 2021.

Gophers gymnastics places third in session one of NCAA Championships semifinals, guaranteed the best finish in program history

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published April 14, 2022
Minnesota is guaranteed at lowest a seventh-place finish, marking the highest placing at the NCAA Championships in program history.
Mya Hooten, courtesy of Bjorn Franke - Gopher Athletics.

‘Back for More’: Gophers gymnastics advances to the NCAA National Championships

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published April 3, 2022
Minnesota has clinched a spot in back-to-back NCAA National Championships appearances for the first time in the program’s history.
Courtesy of Gopher Athletics

Ramler, Loper fuel Gophers gymnastics to Norman Regional final

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published March 31, 2022
Fifth-years Lexy Ramler and Ona Loper totaled matching 39.675s in the all-around to share the all-around title.
Courtesy of Brad Rempel - Gopher Athletics.

Gophers gymnastics takes fourth place at Big Ten Championships

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published March 19, 2022
Fifth-year Lexy Ramler finished in second place in the all-around and took home shares in the Big Ten Bars and Beam Titles.
Fifth year gymnast Ona Loper swings on the uneven bars in a meet against the Ohio State Buckeyes on Feb. 12, 2022 at Maturi Pavilion in Minneapolis, Minn.

Gophers gymnastics falls short against Utah

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published March 5, 2022
Minnesota totaled 197.850 as a team, which comes as the second-highest team score in program history.
Fifth year gymnast Ona Loper swings on the uneven bars in a meet against the Ohio State Buckeyes on Feb. 12, 2022 at Maturi Pavilion in Minneapolis, Minn.

Gophers gymnastics takes third place at Big Five Meet

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published February 20, 2022
Minnesota’s floor team scored 49.550, which ties for the fifth-best score in program history.
Ona Loper performs her balance beam routine at the Big Ten Womens Gymnastics Championships at Maturi Pavillion on Saturday, March 20, 2021.

Gophers gymnastics loses in tri-meet against Maryland, Pittsburgh

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published February 15, 2022
Fifth-year Ona Loper recorded her fifth career perfect 10 on vault on the way to winning the all-around competition with 39.675.
Fifth year gymnast Ona Loper swings on the uneven bars in a meet against the Ohio State Buckeyes on Feb. 12, 2022 at Maturi Pavilion in Minneapolis, Minn.

Loper, Ramler shine in Gophers gymnastics’ dominating win over Ohio State

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published February 12, 2022
Fifth-year Ona Loper took home three event titles - vault, bars, all-around - en route to recording her career-best total score of 39.750.
Redshirt junior Maddie Quarles celebrates her vault against Michigan that tied her career-best score of 9.950 on Monday, Jan. 17, 2021, at Maturi Pavilion in Minneapolis, Minn.

Gophers gymnastics dominates Illinois on the road

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published February 6, 2022
Fifth-year Lexy Ramler won the all-around title after totaling a score of 39.575, highlighted by a score of 9.975 on beam to earn the crown on the event. also, respectively.