Sunisa Lee

Sunisa Lee named Honda Award Nominee

AUBURN – Freshman Sunisa Lee was named one of four final candidates for gymnastics’ Honda Award. The Honda Award goes to the top collegiate female athlete in 12 different sports each season. Lee is coming off a successful NCAA Championship where she helped lead the Tigers to the...
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Olympic champ Sunisa Lee leads Auburn to NCAA finals

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Sunisa Lee delivered in Texas just as easily as she delivered in Tokyo. The reigning Olympic champion has guided Auburn to the team finals at the NCAA women’s gymnastics championships. The Tigers finished second to Florida in the second semifinal session on Thursday to earn a trip to the finals for the second time since 1993. Florida senior Trinity Thomas captured the all-around title, sealing it with a scintillating floor exercise that earned the only perfect 10 of the night. The Gators posted the top score of 197.9750. Auburn was close behind at 197.8375. Oklahoma, Utah, Florida and Auburn will meet in the team finals on Saturday.

Auburn’s Sunisa Lee shines at NCAAs

This is why Sunisa Lee kept her promise and came to Auburn. And why Trinity Thomas endured at Florida. To compete on the podium with their sport stopping to watch. To celebrate with their teammates under the lights. To earn a chance to have one more chance. The two gymnastics...

Sunisa Lee set to compete in first NCAA championships on Thursday

Easier said than done when performing on the four-inch-wide balance beam, but those three words began Olympic all-around gold medallist Sunisa Lee’s journal entry late last month. Lee shared the entry on Twitter as she prepared to compete in the regional semi-final with her University of Auburn women’s gymnastics team.

Sunisa Lee named Regional Gymnast of the Year

AUBURN, Ala. – Freshman Sunisa Lee of the Auburn gymnastics team was named the WCGA Regional Gymnast of the Year (Region 4), the Women's College Gymnastics Association announced Thursday. "Suni has had a fantastic season so far and this award is recognition for what she has done in our...