LOCK HAVEN – The Lock Haven YMCA Gymnastics Team hosted the 2022 Allegheny Mountain Gymnastics League Championships this past Saturday at Central Mountain Middle School. The biggest show featured the league’s four A and B teams, a circus theme, food and fun with a photo booth.
In the A Team 16 & Up division, Mia Sycz placed first on balance beam (8.65) and second in all-around (33.125). Senior Emma Fox shared the podium with the four seniors in the floor event and finished fourth (8.15). In the A division of the 14 and under team, Summer Biggans placed first on bars (7.75). Harper Conklin placed second on vault (8.45) and third on floor (8.35). Dee Hefferon scored 7.95 on vault and 7.6 on floor.
In the B Team 13&up division, Samantha Streator placed sixth on bars (5.6) and floor (8.1). Emily Everett scored 7.5 on vault and 7.375 on floor. In the B Team 11-12 division, Evelyn Nestor placed first on vault (8.15) and seventh on floor (7.975) and balance beam (6.6). In the division’s B 10 and under team, Abigail Immel placed first on vault (8.15), bars (7.35) and fourth in all-around (28.825). Allie Weaver placed fourth on vault (7.8) and sixth on floor (7.45) and all around (26.925). Kinley White placed second on vault (7.95) and fifth on floor (7.525). Cailin Courter placed eighth on vault (7.50) and bars (5.2). Ashlynn Confer scored 7.1 on vault and 6.725 and competed in the all-around for the first time this season.
Pre-team members Quinn Winslow, Emilia Grieco, Aurora Reeder and Hadley Crawford each put on a presidential performance to kick off the encounter.
Many thanks to parents, coaches and team volunteers for helping to make this event a huge success. For more information about the team, please contact Head Coach, Becky Conklin at [email protected]
Next up for the team is the PA Classic (states) for our four high school gymnasts: Mia Sycz and Emma Fox from Sugar Valley Rural Charter School and Emily Everett and Samantha Streator from Central Mountain High School. Middle and elementary school gymnasts Dee Hefferon, Harper Conklin, Summer Biggans, Cailin Courter, Allie Weaver and Emilia Grieco will compete at the MBI. Both events will take place next weekend at Moon Area High School.