Mountain Rim Gymnastics Conference

The Mountain Rim Gymnastics Conference (MRGC) is a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I women's gymnastics conference for schools that do not have women's gymnastics as a sponsored sport in their primary conferences. Established in 2013 and sponsoring its first competitions in 2014, the conference was recognized by the NCAA in the summer of 2014 [1] and held its first "official" championships in March 2015 with qualifying athletes advancing to the Regionals of the NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships.[2]

Mountain Rim Gymnastics Conference
MRGC
Mountain Rim Gymnastics Conference logo
Established2013
AssociationNCAA
DivisionDivision I
Members4
Sports fielded
  • 1
    • women's: 1
RegionWestern United States
HeadquartersLogan, Utah
CommissionerDr. Brian Evans (since 2013)
Websitehttps://www.mountainrimgym.com

MembersEdit

Institution Location Founded Enrollment Joined Nickname Primary Conference
Boise State University Boise, Idaho 1932 22,259 (2014) 2013 Broncos Mountain West Conference
Brigham Young University Provo, Utah 1875 29,672 (2014) 2013 Cougars West Coast Conference
Southern Utah University Cedar City, Utah 1897 7,745 (2013) 2013 Thunderbirds Big Sky Conference
Utah State University Logan, Utah 1888 13,383 (2013) 2013 Aggies Mountain West Conference

Former memberEdit

Institution Location Founded Enrollment Joined Left Nickname Primary Conference
University of Denver Denver, Colorado 1964 11,809 (2014) 2013 2015 Pioneers The Summit League

ChampionsEdit

Year Champion Score Host
2014 [3] Denver 196.925 BYU
2015 [2] Boise State 196.625 Denver
2016 Boise State 197.025
2017 Boise State 197.050

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mountain Rim Gymnastics Conference Officially Recognized by the NCAA". CBS Interactive. August 21, 2014. Retrieved May 21, 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Clutch final performances clinch Mountain Rim title for Boise State". NCAA. March 22, 2015. Retrieved May 21, 2015.
  3. ^ "Shettles Named Co-Freshman of the Year as T-Birds Finish Third". SOUTHERN UTAH UNIVERSITY. March 22, 2014.

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