SPORTS & FITNESS


Poway Gymnastics’ Level 3 team: (top row, from right) Alyson Stuart, Kate Valencia, Naomi Tran; and (bottom row, from right) Julianna King, Genevieve Angulo and Alani Do. (courtesy of Poway Gymnastics)

Gymnasts shine at recent meets

Gymnasts from Poway Gymnastics earned impressive results at the Hang Ten Invitational at TRC Gymnastics on Sept. 15. Both the Level 3 and Level 4 girls teams placed third in the team awards. 

Level 3s: Naomi Tran placed first overall with an impressive 36.6 all around, tied for first on floor with a 9.1, placed first on beam with a 9.125, first on bars with a 9.3, and first on vault with a 9.075.

Kate Valencia placed second overall with a 35.7, tied for first on floor with a 9.1, placed second on beam with an 8.6, second on bars with a 9.1, and second on vault with an 8.95. Julianna King placed first in her age division on bars with an 8.875, third on beam with an 8.925, and third on vault with a 9.325. Alyson Stuart placed third on beam with an 8.1 in her age division. Alani Do placed third on beam with an 8.1.

Level 4s: Isabelle Rader placed first overall in her age division with a 36.575, first on floor with a 9.475, first on beam with a 9.35, tied for first on bars with an 8.8, and first on vault with an 8.95.

Alexis Ostrow placed second overall in her age division with a 36.2, tied for third on beam with a 9.1, first on bars with a 9.175, and tied for third on vault with an 8.9. Tasha Jeleniowski placed third overall in her age division with a 35.7, placed second on beam with a 9.2, third on bars with an 8.75, and third on vault with a 9.1. Emily Lewis placed first on vault with a 9.2; and Lyla Kuchcik placed third on beam with a 9.125.

Poway Gymnastics’ Level 4 team: (from right) Emily Lewis, Lyla Kuchcik, Tessa Galkowski, Tasha Jeleniowski, Alexis Ostrow and Isabelle Rader. (courtesy of Poway Gymnastics)