2008-2009 Season News Articles

April 22, 2009

Red and Black
Soundslide: Gym Dog Season in Review
New Gym Dog Coach Embraces Dream Job

April 21, 2009

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Overcome Bumps

April 20, 2009

Red and Black
Kupets Makes Claim for Best Ever
A Ring for Each Finger

April 19, 2009

USA Today
Georgia Women Capture 5th Straight NCAA Title

April 18, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs Clinch NCAA - Record 10th National Title
Kupets Becomes Most Decorated

April 17, 2009

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Advance to Super Six
Tolnay, Kupets Sweep Events
Five Gym Dogs Compete for Individual Titles
Hang 10!
Kupets Earns 3 NCAA Titles

April 16, 2009

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Gym Dogs' Kupets Wins NCAA Title

Red and Black
The Final Round
Gym Dogs Roll On to Super Six

April 15, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Kupets Ready for One Last Title Push

Red and Black
Tolnay Recovers From Injury in Time for NCAA

USA Today
Last Hoorah: Georgia Coach Eyes 10th NCAA Title

April 13, 2009

Red and Black
Yoculan 'in business mode' after last practice in Athens

April 12, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Second-Ranked Utes Make Bold Fashion Statement

April 9, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Utah top threat for Gym Dogs

April 8, 2009

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Freshman Trains as Altenate on Floor

April 7, 2009

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Top Seed

April 6, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Balance Key to Gym Dogs' Fitness

Red and Black
Regional Redemption

April 5, 2009

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Gym Dogs Win Southeast, and Kupets Reaps More Honors

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs Cruise to Spot in NCAA's

April 4, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Tolnay Energized for Final 3 Weeks as a Gym Dog
Preview of NCAA Gymnastics Southeast Regional

April 3, 2009

Red and Black
Gymnasts Aim for Raleigh Redemption at NCAA Regionals
Gym Dogs Breeze through Regionals

April 2, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Restless Gym Dogs Practice for Pressure

March 24, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs to Travel to Raleigh for Regionals
Kupets, French Nominated for McWhorter Scholarship Award

Red and Black
Gymdogs Top Seed in Southeast Regional

March 23, 2009

Red and Black
Too Little Too Late
Kupets named SEC Athlete of the Year

March 22, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Yoculan Notices Fight
Gym Dogs Finish 2nd At SEC

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Big Honors but No Title for Dogs

March 21, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gymdogs Begin on Beam
Beam is Top Event for Gymdogs
Preview of the SEC Championship
Early Falls are Gymdogs' Undoing

March 20, 2009

Red and Black
Gym Dogs, ready for SEC Tournament, eager to "get a ring" 

March 19, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs hope for more certainty at this years SEC's

Red and Black
Perfect 10's  'Contagious' For Gym Dogs

March 16, 2009

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Gym Dogs Win Yoculan's Final Home Meet

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Bid Farwell to Yoculan
Senior Night Proves Emotional After Quirkey Video

March 15, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Coach Toughens in Time for Meet
Gym Dogs Send Yoculan Out a Winner

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Yoculan's Goodbye a Victory

March 14, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Stegeman Coliseum By the Numbers
Fan Stories
Yoculan's Top Three Moments in Stegeman
Yoculan's Children Look Back On Career
Preview #14 Michigan vs. #1 Georgia
Yoculan Knows Final Home Meet Will Be Emotional

Georgiadogs.com
Gym Dogs Complete Undefeated Regular Season

March 13, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Diverse Senior Class Prepares for Final Home Meet

Georgiadogs.com
Gym Dogs Host Michigan in Home Finale For Yoculan, Seniors

Red and Black
Yoculan, Senior Gym Dogs, Win, Say Goodbye to Stegeman

March 12, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Diverse Senior Class Prepares for Final Meet

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Yoculan's Athens Farwell Brings Back Memories

Georgiadogs.com
International Gymnast Magazine Interviews Kupets

March 9, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gymdogs Stay on Hot Streak Against Bruins

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Gym Dogs Top UCLA to Remain Undefeated

Red and Black
McCool's 10 Help Gym Dogs Stay Undefeated

March 6, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Kupets' New Home in Vegas

Red and Black
"The McCool"

March 2, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Georgia vs. Florida Video
198.200! Gym Dogs Pound Florida
Kupets Takes the Fight to Gators

March 1, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Snow Allows Gym Dogs to Rest

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Post Nation-Best 198.200, Blow Gators Out of the Water

February 28, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs Reach Highest Score In a Decade
Preview: #7 Florida at #1 Georgia
McCool Finally Returns to Competition

February 27, 2009

Red and Black
Amazing Grace: Gym Dog Taylor is "Perfect Little Ambassador"

February 26, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Yoculan: Gym Dogs Aren't Top Team

Red and Black
Yoculan: 5 Teams Better than Georgia

February 23, 2009

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Undefeated
Gym Dogs Take Over #1 Spot

February 21, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs Barely Escape Hogs

February 20, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
#2 Georgia at #7 Arkansas
Georgia top Dogs on Uneven Bars

February 19, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
McCool Makes Early Return

February 17, 2009

Red and Black
Freshman Posts a 9.9 With a Stuck Landing

February 16, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs Move Up In Nation

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Closer to #1 Spot

February 14, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs Post Best Road Score

February 13, 2009

Georgiadogs.com
Gym Dogs Sweep Tri Meet

February 12, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
#3 Georgia vs Kentucky
Career First For Mauro
Ding Delivers in Debut

February 13, 2009

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Sweep Kentucky, Centenary

February 11, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Getting Back to the Basics

Red and Black
Kupets Reveals Hidden Talent
Gym Dogs' McComb Pushes Herself to Do a Harder Vault, Floor Routines

February 8, 2009

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Unbeaten Gym Dogs Take Out #5 Auburn

Athens Banner Herald
Yoculan's Prediction Goes Unfufilled
Nuccio Expected to Return

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Beat Auburn with Season High

February 7, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Newby Reaching Tall Goals
Preview of #3 Georgia vs #5 Auburn

February 5, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
|Yoculan Alters Team's Lineup

Georgiadogs.com
#3 Gymdogs Host #5 Auburn

Red and Black
Little Miss Big Stuff

February 4, 2009

Georgiadogs.com
Georgia Gymnastics Broadcast Moved to Sunday 12:30

February 3, 2009

Georgiadogs.com
Moreno, Gymnastics Team Capture Honors at Atlanta Sports Banquet
Tickets to Auburn and Florida Meet Sold Out

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Capture Road Victory, Post Season Lows

February 2, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs Slip in Rankings

January 30, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Tolnay to Sit Out Meet
#1 Georgia at NC State
Gym Dogs Sloppy in Road Victory

Georgiadogs.com
#1 Gym Dogs Record Victory at NC State

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Improve Each Meet

January 29, 2009

Georgiadogs.com
#1 Gymdogs Travel to NC State

January 28, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Kupets' Named Gymnast of the Week For Third Straight Time

Red and Black
Gymdogs Return to #1 Spot

January 27, 2009

Georgiadogs.com
Georgia's Kupets Wins SEC Honors Third Straight Week

January 26, 2009

Georgiadogs.com
Gymdogs Return to #1 Spot

Red and Black
Kupets' Perfect Scores Turn Tide on Bama

January 25, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs Climb Back to #1 Spot

January 24, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Milestones: Living the Good Life

January 23, 2003

Athens Banner Herald
#4 Gym Dogs Roll Back Crimson Tide
Senior Scores a Pair of 10's to Lift Gym Dogs Over Rival

Georgiadogs.com
#4 Gymdogs Entertain #9 Alabama
Kupets Lead Dogs Past Alabama

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Ready for Rival Alabama
PERFECT: Kupets Earns a Pair of Perfect 10's

January 22, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
#9 Alabama at #4 Georgia
Final Flames in Fiery Feud

January 21, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
After Disappointing Start, Mauro Enhances Routine With New Skills

Red and Black
Kupets named SEC's Best Again

January 20, 2009

Red and Black
Our Take
Gym Dogs Pink Out Utah

January 19, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gymdogs Take Down Utes
Gymdogs Use Flooring Finish to Take Down Utes

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Georgia Tops Utah

Red and Black
With Improved Effort, Gymdogs Top LSU

January 18, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Competitiveness, Fun Highlight Charity Race
Preview, #3 Utah at #4 UGA
No Celebration with Tough Meets Ahead

January 16, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gymdogs Bounce Back Against LSU
Gymdogs Host First Stiletto Race

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Trade Bare Feet For Stilettos

January 15, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Early Errors Inspire Gymdogs
Number #8 Georgia at #14 LSU

Red and Black
Yoculan Question Freshmen

January 14, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
NCAA Honors Former Gymdog

January 13, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Kupets Named SEC Athlete of the Week
Kupets Named Southeastern Conference Athlete of the Week

January 12, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gymdogs Fall From Top Spot
Georgia Slides To 8th In the Nation

Red and Black
Sub-par Performance Plague Gym Dog Opener

January 10, 2009

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Georgia Survives Three Falls to Win Opener

January 9, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Slow Start to Gymdogs Season
Each Title Remembered for Different Reasons

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Stumble to Win Over West Virginia
Gym Class Clown: Stack is Gym Dogs Goofy, Positive Leader

January 8, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
#23 West Virginia at #1 Georgia
Yoculan Part of Senior Class
Change in Approach Works Out Best
Clark's Time to Shine
Pefect Ending In Sight
Speeches Motivate Team To Higher Level
Suzanne Yoculan: The Last Hurrah
Kupets Recovers From Heartbreaking Injury
The Best College Coach in the Nation

Red and Black
Gym Dog Notebook: McCool Out

January 7, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
McCool, Taylor Make One Dynamic Duo

January 6, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Freshman Gymnast Overcome Physical Obstacles

December 31, 2008

Red and Black
Georgia Gymnastics to Debut Dog Walk

December 27, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
5 Memoriable Moments of 2008

December 26, 2008

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Host Special Olympic Party

December 8, 2008

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Pump Up Fans in Preseason Performance

December 7, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
Freshman Recieve Early Glimpse of Crowd at Sneak Peek

December 5, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
Stack's New Floor Routine a Hit With Teammates

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Offer Glimpse of Season

December 4, 2008

Red and Black
Suzanne Yoculan, The Fifth Senior
Super Six: Gym Dogs to Watch in 2009

November 25, 2008

Red and Black
Gym Dogs Start 2009 Season Where They Left Off, #1

November 24, 2009

Athens Banner Herald
Gym Dogs Again Win Preseason #1 Honor

November 14, 2008

Red and Black
Gym Dog Out for Starter

November 13, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
McCool Out With Stress Fractor

Red and Black
Gymdog Signing Class

November 12, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
Signing Class Marked By Balance

October 22, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
At Least Three Set for Signing Class

October 16, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
Gymdogs at Tour of Gymnastics Champions

September 22, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
Dogs hope freshmen will contribute to 10th title run

September 17, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
Dog Freshman Hope to Contribute to 10 Title Run

September 14, 2008

Athens Banner Herald
Gymdogs Begin Quest for 10th Title

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April 28, 2008 (Red and Black)
Dogs capture individual titles
All-around entrant shadows Gym Dogs
UNSTOPPABLE: Gym Dogs dominate, continue title glory 

April 27, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Yoculan gets coach of year

April 27, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Another award rolls in for Yoculan
Tenth crown all the talk

McCool, Taylor clinch individual championships

April 26, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Fantastic four: Gym Dogs claim national championship
Victory helps Georgia tie Utah's record
All in the family for many top programs
Iannone: Behind the scenes

ncaa gymnastics championship highs & lows

April 25, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs carry the day at night session
Gym Dogs seek no. 4 in the sport of 10.0s

NCAA title within reach for Gym Dogs
Gym Dogs win fourth straight NCAA title

April 25, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
no. 1 Bulldogs dominate opening session of championships
Super six at last for Tigers

Four SEC teams make final six
Highs/Lows

April 25, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs rule first round
SEC takes opponents to the mat in first-day action
Taylor, McCool win individual titles
FOUR SURE

April 24, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Gym Dogs: We're 'back four more'
Enemy no. 1: Postell new frontrunnner
Five SEC squads make it into field of 12
Tolnay, Heenan give Dogs best chance for title

Gym Dogs quotables
Elite four teams have dominated sport for years

The Field

April 24, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs hope to see blackout
Preparations set for NCAAs
Gym Dogs 'back 4 more' at NCAA Championships

April 23, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Yoculan enjoys the moment
Georgia looks to avoid recent trend

April 23, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs secluded for championships

April 22, 2008 (Red and Black)
Senior gymnast Heenan steps up as team's natural leader

April 21, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Kupets embraces secondary role

April 15, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs to start on beam at Nationals

April 14, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Dogs enter Championships as no. 1 seed

April 14, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs win Regional

April 13, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs win regional, will defend national title at home

April 13, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Dogs finish first at regional

April 12, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs aiming higher in NCAA regionals

April 12, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Focus key for Bulldogs as Regional begins

April 11, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Gymnasts perform triple duty

April 11, 2008 (Red and Black)
SEC chaos motivates Gym Dogs
Gym Dogs' odds great for NCAA Regional Meet

April 9, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dog recovers from torn Achilles

April 1, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
SEC champions' next stop: Penn State

March 31, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs conquer SEC
Heenan's target team, not record

March 30, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs win 16th SEC title

March 30, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Coach first to spot scoring discrepancy
Georgia back on top in the SEC

March 29, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Yoculan displeased with SEC draw
A nibble won't do for Taylor; she wants entire cake
SEC Championships at a glance

March 28, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs aiming to add SEC trophy to case

March 28, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Let the SEC gymnastics meet turn your world upside-down

March 28, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
UGA football players give Gym dogs their props

March 27, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Smoke-Stack: Junior billows constant energy

March 24, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs win 'bizarre' meet with perfect scores

March 22, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Wild night, still a win

March 21, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs to honor senior teammates

March 21, 2008 (Red and Black)
Freshman strengthens Gym Dogs

March 21, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Gymnastics seeks strong regular-season finish

March 17, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs scores perfect 10 in UCLA win

March 16, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Resounding recovery for Georgia Dogs

March 15, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Mauro small in stature, large in attitude

March 14, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
After hiatus, bulldogs' McCool back on bars

March 8, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Kupets-less bulldogs upset at Michigan

March 8, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
No. 1 Gym Dogs lose to Michigan

March 7, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Kupets, Gym dogs regroup after injury

March 7, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs fall in Michigan

March 3, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs' Kupets has surgery

March 3, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs dealt huge blow

March 3, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Even without Kupets, coach is optimistic

March 2, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Heenan's 10.0 leads way for Gym Dogs

March 2, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Heenan scores perfect on vault
Gym Dogs victory marred by Kupets' injury

March 1, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Veteran bulldog vaulter works to beat mental block

March 1, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs showcased in TV special

February 29, 2008 (Red and Black)
Childs' Jackson-like moves excite fans

February 27, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Gym Dogs freshman earns conference honors

February 24, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
McComb sets career marks against UK

February 24, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs score a season high

February 23, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Gym Dogs counting on production from Childs

February 23, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs confront issues, address goals

February 18, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs excel on beam, defeat Tigers

February 16, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Gym Dogs win sixth straight meet with ease

February 15, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Difficult skills added to gymnasts' routines
Gym Dogs' biggest hurdle to overcome

February 15, 2008 (Red and Black)
Internal focus to help Gym dogs

February 11, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs win despite late wobbles

February 9, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Gymnasts wins fifth straight

February 9, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs aren't happy with sloppy win over NC State

February 8, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs ready for effortless win

February 8, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Senior Gymnast battling through back pain to lead Dogs

February 4, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs mount close win over 'Bama

February 2, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs claim road win over top-five Tide

February 2, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Bulldogs, Yoculan get win over Tide

February 1, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Yoculan Prepared for Final Trip to Tuscaloosa
Courtney Connection: Gymnasts have fused winning bond

February 1, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs Face Top Opponent

February 1, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Skill on Narrow Beam Key for Gym Dogs

January 31, 2008
McCool Secures SEC's Weekly Honor

January 30, 2008 (Red and Black)
Univ. Athletes Receive Honors

January 29, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs Regain Top Ranking with Victory over LSU

January 28, 2008 (Red and Black)
Pretty in Pink

January 28, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Georgia Gymnasts Back Atop Rankings

January 27, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
McCool erases fall to lead No. 2 Georgia past No. 5 Tigers

January 25, 2008 (Atlanta Journal)
Gym Dogs host home meet Saturday

January 25, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
NO. 5 LSU AT NO. 2 Georgia
Ex-Gymnast Moves Forward Despite Disease
Steel anchor: McCool shows resolve

January 24, 2008 (Red and Black)
Gym Dogs' Falls Don't Spell Disaster

January 24, 2008 (Athens Banner Herald)
Kupets to be inducted into Hall of Fame

January 20, 2008
Gym Dogs defeat Florida with narrow margin win

January 18, 2008
Gym Dogs under pressure to prolong winning streak
Bulldogs topple Gators

January 17, 2008

Bulldogs fire up for visit to No. 1 Gators


January 14, 2008
Gym dogs go West, muster one win, one loss

January 12, 2008

No. 1 Georgia at No. 5 Stanford