2018-19 Gymnastics News

  • Miranda Murphy & Allie DiBiase Named NCGA All-Americans in Academics
    March 26, 2019
    Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College seniors Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) and Miranda Murphy (Lansdale, PA) were named National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) All-Americans in Academics.
  • RIC Announces Winter Sports Team MVPs
    March 26, 2019
    Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College held its annual winter sports banquet at the Quonset Point Officer’s Club on Monday evening where each team named their MVP for the 2018-19 season.
  • Allie DiBiase Earns All-American Honors in the All-Around at NCGA National Championship
    March 23, 2019
    Oshkosh, Wisc.—Rhode Island College senior Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) earned All-American honors with a sixth place finish in the all-around at the 2019 National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) National Championship, hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh on Saturday afternoon.
  • DiBiase & Murphy Ready for NCGA National Championship
    March 22, 2019
    Oshkosh, Wisc.--Rhode Island College seniors Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) and Miranda Murphy (Lansdale, PA) will compete in the all-around at the 2019 National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) National Championship, hosted by Wisconsin-Oshkosh on Saturday, March 23 (4 p.m.).
  • Murphy & DiBiase Qualify for NCGA National Championship in the All-Around
    March 10, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College seniors Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) and Miranda Murphy (Lansdale, PA) have qualified as all-around competitors for the 2019 National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) National Championships, which will be held on Saturday, March 23 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
  • Monica Mesalles Nassi Named Coach of the Year as Women's Gymnastics Breaks Three Program Records at East Regional Championship
    March 09, 2019
    Cortland, N.Y.—Rhode Island College Head Coach Monica Mesalles Nassi was named the East Region Coach of the Year as the women’s gymnastics team finished sixth (six teams) at the 2019 National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) East Regional Championship hosted by Cortland on Saturday.
  • Upcoming Promotions & AD's Team Of The Week
    March 05, 2019
    The Rhode Island College Women's Gymnastics Team has been named the Navigant Credit Union/Athletic Director’s Team of the Week for March 5.
  • Women's Gymnastics Posts Season-Best Score in Loss at Springfield
    March 03, 2019
    Springfield, Mass.—The Rhode Island College women’s gymnastics team posted their best team score in a 184.350-190.725 loss at Springfield on Sunday afternoon.
  • Women's Gymnastics Finishes Third at Harriet Marranca Invitational
    February 24, 2019
    Ithaca, N.Y.--Junior Grace Davis (Royersford, PA) finished tied for sixth on beam, while seniors Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) and Miranda Murphy (Lansdale, PA) finished first and second, respectively, in the all-around, as the Rhode Island College women’s gymnastics team competed at Ithaca’s Harriet Marranca Invitational on Sunday afternoon.
  • Allie DiBiase Named NCGA East All-Around Gymnast of the Week
    February 18, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College senior Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) was named the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) East All-Around Gymnast of the Week for her performance at a tri-meet hosted by West Chester on Feb. 15.
  • Women's Gymnastics Sets Season-High Score at West Chester Tri-Meet
    February 15, 2019
    West Chester, Pa.--Junior Grace Davis (Royersford, PA) finished eighth on beam (9.500) as the Rhode Island College women’s gymnastics team posted their season-best score (182.825) at a tri-meet hosted by West Chester University on Friday evening.
  • Gymnastics Takes Third at Brown
    February 10, 2019
    Providence, R.I.--Senior Miranda Murphy (Lansdale, PA) had a fourth place finish in the all-around (36.875) and was 10th on beam (9.250) as the Rhode Island College gymnastics team finished third at the Brown Tri-Match on Sunday afternoon.
  • Women's Gymnastics Finishes Third at Ithaca Tri-Meet
    February 02, 2019
    Ithaca, N.Y.--Seniors Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) and Miranda Murphy (Lansdale, PA) finished second and third, respectively, in the all-around as the Rhode Island College women’s gymnastics team finished third (three teams) at a National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) tri-meet hosted by Ithaca on Saturday afternoon.
  • Gymnastics Finishes Third At Southern Connecticut
    January 27, 2019
    New Haven, Conn.--Senior Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) tied for eighth on the vault (9.375) and had a third-place finish in the all-around (35.800) as the Rhode Island College gymnastics team competed against Southern Connecticut and Brockport on Sunday afternoon.
  • Gymnastics Takes Fourth At Brown Quad Meet
    January 26, 2019
    Providence, R.I.--Senior Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) had a third-place finish in the All-Around (35.350) as the Rhode Island College gymnastics team competed at the Brown Quad Meet on Saturday evening.
  • Watch Women's Gymnastics on the Pepsi Inside RIC Athletics Show
    January 25, 2019
    Providence, R.I.--Watch Head Women's Gymnastics Coach Monica Mesalles Nassi and junior Grace Davis (Royersford, PA) on this week's episode of the Pepsi Inside RIC Athletic Show.
  • Allie DiBiase & Miranda Murphy Star on Senior Day vs. Ithaca
    January 13, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Seniors Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) and Miranda Murphy (Lansdale, PA) competed in their final home meet as the Rhode Island College women’s gymnastics team fell to Ithaca, 187.000-176.275, at the Murray Center on Sunday afternoon.
  • RIC To Honor Senior Gymnasts
    January 13, 2019
    Providence, R.I.--The Rhode Island College women's gymnastics team will face Ithaca at The Murray Center on Sunday, Jan. 13 (1 p.m. ) at The Murray Center. Seniors Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) and Miranda Murphy (Lansdale, PA) will be honored following the meet as part of Senior Day 2019.
  • Women's Gymnastics Opens Season With Fourth Place Finish at RIC Quad
    January 12, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Senior Allie DiBiase (North Kingstown, RI) notched a fifth place finish (35.650) in the all-around as the Rhode Island College women’s gymnastics team opened the 2018-19 season with a fourth place finish (four teams) at a quad-meet held at The Murray Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Women's Gymnastics Game Day Promotions Announced
    January 10, 2019
    Providence, R.I.--The Rhode Island College women's gymnastics team will open the 2018-19 season with a quad-match vs. Brockport, Springfield and Ursinus on Satuday, Jan. 12 (noon) at The Murray Center.
  • Casey Lesieur Named Assistant Women's Gymnastics Coach
    October 12, 2018
    Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College has named Casey Lesieur as an assistant women’s gymnastics coach.
  • Monica Mesalles Nassi & '13 Purple Knights' Women's Gymnastics Enter Bridgeport Athletic Hall of Fame
    October 09, 2018
    Bridgeport, Conn.--Rhode Island College Head Women's Gymnastics Coach Monica Mesalles Nassi and her teammates from the 2013 Purple Knights women's gymnastics team were inducted into Bridgeports University's Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, Oct. 6.
  • Monica Mesalles Nassi Named Head Women's Gymnastics Coach
    September 07, 2018
    Rhode Island College has named Monica Mesalles Nassi as its new head women’s gymnastics coach. Nassi spent the last three seasons as RIC’s assistant women’s gymnastics coach.