State colleges: Utah gymnast Sabrina Schwab retires

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Sabrina Schwab on the beam as the University of Utah hosts Michigan, NCAA gymnastics at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Saturday January 7, 2017.

Utah All-America gymnast Sabrina Schwab announced her retirement on Friday for medical reasons, the Red Rocks announced.

Schwab, the 2016 Pac-12 Freshman of the Year, missed all but two meets last season with an injury. A junior academically, she has been placed on a medical scholarship.

Schwab was named the Pac-12 Freshman of the Week four times in 2016, hitting all 26 of her routines and winning three event titles. The Texas native earned second-team All-America honors on the uneven bars at the 2016 NCAA Championships. Last year as a sophomore, Schwab competed in the all-around in Utah’s first two meets before her injury without a fall.


Oregon State 3, Utah 1 • At Corvallis, Ore., the No. 12-ranked Utah volleyball team lost 16-25, 25-16, 25-20, 25-20 to Oregon State at Gill Coliseum. The loss is Utah’s third straight after opening Pac-12 play with a 7-1 record. Adora Anae led the Utes with 13 kills and 13 digs.

San Diego 3, BYU 1 • At Provo, Cosy Burnett had 15 kills for the Cougars in a 25-21, 23-25, 25-22, 25-16 loss to the Toreos.

Women’s soccer

Boise State 2, Utah State 1 • At Logan, Ashley Cardozo scored as the Aggies finished the season 9-7-3 overall and 4-5-2 in the Mountain West.

Weber State 1, Idaho State 1 • At Pocatello, Idaho, Morgan Quarnberg scored as the Wildcats finished the season 3-12-3 overall and 2-5-3 in the Big Sky.

Men’s soccer

Utah Valley 3, UNLV 2 • At Las Vegas, Blake Frischknecht, Karson Payton and Paul Hoffmeister scored for the Wolverines (6-8-2, 3-3-2 WAC), who are unbeaten in four matches.

Cross Country

Utes compete in Pac-12 meet • At Eugene, Ore., Grayson Murphy finished fifth overall in a time of 19 minutes, 3.8 seconds as the Utah women’s team finished in sixth place overall. Finishing behind Murphy was sophomore Poppy Tank in a time of 19.28.5 in 18th place, and sophomore Amanda Gehrich finished 35th with a time of 20:00.3.