North Country Level 4, 5 and 7 gymnasts recently competed in the Girls Rock Invitational in Henrietta. Six area teams participated.
Level 4 gymnast Alyssa Wharendorf earned her best overall score of the season with a 32.05. Myah Sanford placed third overall with her top score of 34.7 at Level 5.
Level 4: In the 8-9 year old age group, Elena Ruzekowicz placed fifth on vault with a 9.0 and earned 10th all around with a 33.0. Corinne Clarke saw her top score of the season on floor with an 8.5 and took 11th all around with a 32.90.
Kiersten Abbott’s best performance this season on bars in the 10 and up age group earned her an 8.75, which was good for fourth place. Abbott placed 14th all around with a score of 33.05.
Alyssa Wahrendorf gave her best performance this year, with her top scores in all events. She placed 13th on vault with an 8.8, 14th on the uneven bars with a 7.4, 16th on beam with an 8.0 and 13th on floor with a 7.58.
Balance beam was Eliza Runeare’s top event, placing 13th with an 8.3 and placing 16th overall with a 31.6.
Julia Granato’s performance on vault ranked her seventh in her age group with a 9.1 and 17th over all with a 31.10.
Level 5: In the 10-11 year old division, Emma Sanford’s top event was floor, placing third with an 8.4 and placing third overall with a 33.0.
Samantha Perkins showed improvement on vault, coming in third with a 7.9 and taking sixth overall with a 29.9.
Myah Sanford gave her best performance on the season on floor, taking second in the 12 and up age group with a 9.3. Sanford also took second on vault (8.5), third on uneven bars (8.1) and second on balance beam (8.8).
Sarah Perkins’ earned an 8.1 on beam to place fifth in her best event, also taking sixth overall with a 29.6.
Floor exercise was Madison Bartkowiak’s top event, placing seventh with a 7.5 and seventh overall with a 27.6.
Level 7: Ashley Rizzo earned her best score this season on vault, coming in seventh with an 8.2. Rizzo’s performance on beam placed her third in her level with an 8.3 and sixth overall with a 30.6.