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The No. 1-ranked Baylor acrobatics and tumbling team closed out the home season in style, defeating No. 3 Azusa Pacific, 286.035 to 278.825, on Saturday night at the Ferrell Center.

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — The top-ranked Baylor acrobatics and tumbling team rolled to its 13th straight win, defeating No. 10 Converse, 280.125-266.555, on Wednesday night at Hannah Gymnasium.

Coming off a powerful performance against No. 2 Oregon, Baylor’s Lauren Sturm won Player of the Week honors from the National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association.

Baylor’s No. 1-ranked acrobatics and tumbling team opened its season by defeating eighth-ranked Alderson Broaddus, 267.435 to 251.360, on Sunday afternoon at the Ferrell Center.

The top-ranked and defending national champion Baylor acrobatics & tumbling team will return home to the Ferrell Center to take on No. 8 Gannon Golden Knights Sunday at 1:00 p.m.

FAIRMONT, West Virginia — The top-ranked and defending national champion Baylor acrobatics & tumbling team (3-1) notched its second straight road win with a 285.010-270.595 decision over Fairmont State (1-3) on Wednesday night at Joe Retton Arena.

After opening the season with a victory against the Quinnipiac Bobcats, the top-ranked and back-to-back defending national champion Baylor acrobatics & tumbling team will travel to Eugene, Oregon to take on the second-ranked Oregon Ducks (2-0) on Sunday.

Baylor acrobatics and tumbling coach Felecia Mulkey hasn’t lost a single meet since coming to Baylor from the University of Oregon two years ago. Mulkey instantly transformed a struggling startup program into a national powerhouse that nabbed back-to-back undefeated seasons and national titles.

With the National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association team championship looming just a day away, Baylor didn’t want to stress out too much about Saturday’s individual events.

Baylor’s top-ranked acrobatics and tumbling team will face No. 2 Oregon for the second time in 2016 on Thursday in Eugene, Oregon, in the regular-season finale for both teams.