Hamline University
March 23, 2012

Benson, Clement Compete At NCGA Championships

They stood out all season against western competition. Now Courtney Benson and Jacklyn Clement get to face eastern foes as well. The gymnastics pair will compete for Hamline  at the NCGA Championships to be held in Brockport, NY, March 23-24.

Benson qualified in the All-Around Category. She will be competing on Friday, March 23 with the Wisconsin-Lacrosse team. The sophomore from Winona claimed several All-Around titles during the regular season. She won the Floor Exercise title at the NCGA West regional in Eau Claire in early March and finished second in the All-Around category.

Clement, a freshman from Hollis, N.H., qualified in the Vault and the Balance Beam individual competition that takes place Saturday, March 24. . She will be fourth in line on the vault and will lead off the Balance Beam competition.

To watch live video of the event, click here. (Note: this link requires you to register first. There is no charge to do so.)