Bright Raven Gymnasts win at State Championships

By on March 18, 2019

Bright Raven Level 7/8 Gymnasts brought home a total of 12 gold medals from the USA Women’s Gymnastics State Championships held March 8 through 10 in Buffalo.

In the Level 7 Junior Divisions, Nyla Ragland of Spencerport earned gold on vault, uneven bars and all-around and silver on balance beam. Meredith Fingler of Chili earned gold on floor exercise. In the Level 7 Child Divisions, Mary Sack of Spencerport took first place on balance beam and second place on vault. Kylie Montague of Avon was first on uneven bars and third place all-around. In the Level 7 Senior Divisions, gymnast Madison Maas of Churchville took first place on bars and second place all-around. Megan Robinson of Geneseo was second on floor exercise, third on uneven bars and third all-around. Madison Isenberg of Brockport placed third on vault. With 64 New York State teams represented, Bright Raven earned third place just behind New York City Elite and Mid Island Gymnastics of Hicksville.

In the Level 8 Senior Divisions, Kylie Rozzi of Spencerport placed first on balance beam, floor exercise and all-around and second place on vault. Abby Wilkins of Pittsford was first on the uneven bars and Cameron Kull, also from Pittsford, placed third on vault. In the Level 8 Junior Divisions, Jillian Ambler of Fairport was first on balance beam, second on floor exercise, third on bars and second all-around. Sophia Daeschner of Spencerport placed fourth on balance beam. In the Child Age Division, Ashley Wood of Henrietta was second in the floor exercise. Out of the 52 Level 8 teams represented from around the state, Bright Raven placed ninth.

Based on their performance at the State Championship meet, five members of the Bright Raven Competitive Team will advance to the Regional level to compete in Springfield, Massachusetts, April 6 and 7. Those gymnasts representing Bright Raven Gymnastics are Kylie Rozzi, Jillian Ambler, Nyla Ragland, Mary Sack, and Kylie Montague.

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Level 7 Team:  (l-r) front row, Madison Isenberg, Mary Sack, Kylie Montague; back row, Madison Maas, Meredith Fingler, Nyla Ragland, Megan Robinson.

Level 7 Team: (l-r) front row, Madison Isenberg, Mary Sack, Kylie Montague; back row, Madison Maas, Meredith Fingler, Nyla Ragland, Megan Robinson.

 

Level 8 Team: (l-r) front row, Ashley Wood, Kylie Rozzi; back row, Sophia Daeschner, Abby Wilkins, Cameron Kull, Jillian Ambler.

Level 8 Team: (l-r) front row, Ashley Wood, Kylie Rozzi; back row, Sophia Daeschner, Abby Wilkins, Cameron Kull, Jillian Ambler.