Jason Button- Kentucky Insider Admin
Kentucky Gymnastics Level 10 State Championships featured Level 10’s from 4 gyms all showing a high level of difficulty and featured strong performances this past Saturday, March 17th. This season featured Level 9 &10’s from 8 different clubs showcasing high-flying release moves, intricate beam & floor combinations and some very powerful vaults!
There were two age groups for the Level 10’s. Anna Kaziska, (Champion Gymnastics – 3-time J.O. National Qualifier, 2015 J.O. National Beam Champion, 2017 Floor Runner-up, & 2017 Region V All Around Champion), won the Senior Division (37.55) with strong performances on Beam (9.55) and Floor (9.6). Sadie Bish (Legacy Gymnastics, Senior) defended her vault title (9.45) awarding her the top spot for the senior division. London Yerasimides swung her way to 1st on Bars (9.275).
Lauren Bannister (Champion Gymnastics, Junior, 2017 J.O National Qualifier) & Megan Bingham (Champion Gymnastics, Junior) fought in a much tighter race and shared their all-around title (37.275). Megan nailed a beam set (9.55) and Lauren’s powerful vault (9.4) secured their tie. Though her power was rivaled by Acacia Johnson, Agility. She flew into the stratosphere (9.5 – 1st). Megan Walden (Legacy Gymnastics, Junior) opened her floor routine (9.4, 1st) with a gorgeous back 2.5 punch front tuck. Winning with artistry was Kaylie Collins, Top Flight (9.15). Elaina McGovern (Legacy Gymnastics, Junior) earned the highest bar score of the night sealing it with a beautiful full twisting double back! (9.35 – 1st)
It was an exciting session showcasing Kentucky’s up and coming level 10’s that all hope to vie for a spot on the Region V Dream Team at the 2018 Region V Championships!
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1 Champion Gymnastics 112.25
2 Legacy Gymnastics 111.525