MUTIGERS.com
Verizon Arena to Host 2013 SEC Gymnastics Championship

MUTIGERS.COM
Rachel Updike was named Newcomer of the Year at the 2012 Conference Gymnastics Championship.

MUTIGERS.COM
Rachel Updike was named Newcomer of the Year at the 2012 Conference Gymnastics Championship.
MUTIGERS.COM

Sept. 27, 2012

Columbia, Mo. - The 2013 Southeastern Conference Gymnastics Championship will be held in the Verizon Arena in North Little Rock, Ark., as announced today by the league office. The event is scheduled for Saturday, March 23, 2013. Tickets for the event will go on sale November 1 on the SEC website, www.SECDigitalNetwork.com or through TicketMaster.

All eight SEC schools that sponsor gymnastics will participate in the championship, which will consist of two sessions of four schools each. Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky and LSU will be joining Mizzou at the meet, and seeding will be determined based on regional qualifying score.

From 1981-2000, the SEC Gymnastics Championship was held at different on-campus locations before the leagued moved the competition to the neutral site of Birmingham, Ala. in 2001. The Championship has also been held at neutral sites in Duluth, Ga., Jacksonville, Fla., North Little Rock, Ark. and Nashville, Tenn. in previous years.