Welcome to Rising Stars Gym: Where every child is a star!
Our mission is to provide quality gymnastics that will meet the physical and mental development of children in a positive, safe and fun atmosphere. Gymnastics builds character; boosts self-confidence and promotes self-discipline while enhancing teamwork skills. We offer growth to last a lifetime.
On behalf of Rising Stars Gymnastics and our staff, Thank You for your time and support.
Pavel & Elena Miligoulo
On Saturday, January 30th, the Rising Stars Optional Team participated in the Legacy Luau Meet at Fort Snelling.
The Rising Stars Level 7 Team had a great meet scoring more than 2 points higher than their previous meet and placed 5th with a 108.575! Here are some highlights from last weekend’s meet. Ava Key placed 3rd on Beam with a 9.15. Marissa Muller placed 3rd on Floor with a 9.475, and Makena Goodman had a beautiful routine and was the Beam Champion with a 9.2. Cassie Schreier tied for 3rd on Floor with a 9.4, and Kendall Rogers tied for 3rd on Bars with an 8.80. Congrats on a great meet Level 7’s!
Our Level 8 Team had a good meet and placed 4th with a 107.05. Finishing in the Top 3 were; Maya Kelly had an awesome Bar routine and placed 2nd with a 9.35, and Lucy Gibbs tied for 3rd on Beam with an 8.85. Keep up the hard work Level 8’s!
The Rising Stars Level 9 Team increased their team score to a 108.025, and placed 2nd as a Team! Emma Albrecht placed 1st on Beam, Floor, and All-Around with a 9.275, 9.4, and a 36.4 respectively. Great job Emma! Bella Frattalone placed 3rd on Vault with a 9.15, she was the Bar Champion with a 9.325, and placed 3rd All-Around with a 36.15. Lindsey Malicki placed 2nd on Floor with a 9.25. Great job on your 2nd meet Level 9’s!
In their 2nd meet of the season, the RSGA Level 10’s did an awesome job. Jessica Chiu was the Vault Champion with a 9.35, great job Jessie! Bella Mascia earned an All-Around score more than 2 points higher than her first meet with a 35.25. Great job Level 10’s!
Good Luck to our Optional Team in Milwaukee, WI February 13th-14th…Keep up all of your hard work!
On Saturday (1/16/16), the RSGA Optional Team competed in their home meet the Rising Stars Invitational. This was the first competition of the season for our level 7-8-9-10 Team gymnasts, and for many it was the first meet competing new skills and/or competing in a new Level.
Our Level 7’s had a good first meet. Highlights include (top 3): Ava Key placing 2nd on Beam with a 8.95, and she had a great Floor routine and placed 2nd with a 9.475. Ava also placed 3rd All-Around with a 35.6. Cassie Schreier had a big Vault, which put her in 2nd place on Vault with a 9.3. Marissa Muller also had a nice Vault, placing 3rd with a 9.175. Makena Goodman had a very nice Beam routine, and she earned 1st place with a 9.25.
The RSGA Level 8 Team had an awesome meet placing 3rd with a 107.775. Erica Stanton placed 3rd on Vault with a 8.925, and she also placed 2nd All-Around with a 36.275! Maya Kelly earned 2nd place on Bars with a 9.175. Molly Peterson had a nice Beam routine and finished in 2nd place with a 9.275. Lucy Gibbs had a great Vault that scored an 8.9, good enough for 3rd place.
The Level 9 Team did an outstanding job in their first meet taking 1st place with a 107.325. Ellie Hammes place 2nd on Bars (15 and older age group). Lindsey Malicki (8-14 age group) placed 2nd on Bars with a 8.75, and 2nd on Beam with a 9.0. Lindsey was also the Floor and All-Around Champion with a 9.25, and 35.825 respectively. Bella Frattalone was the Bar Champion with an awesome routine that earned a 9.25, and also placed 2nd All-Around with a 34.975. Emma Albrecht placed 3rd on Vault and Bars with a 9.1, and an 8.3 respectively. Emma was also the Beam Champion with a beautiful routine that earned a 9.3. Taylor Siebenaler had a huge Vault that scored a 9.5, giving her 1st place.
Jessica Chiu and Isabella Mascia competed in their first Level 10 meet of the season. Jessica placed 1st on Vault with a 9.05, 1st on Bars with a 9.05, 1st on Beam with a 9.275, 2nd on Floor, and she was the Level 10 All-Around Champion with a 36.025. Bella placed 2nd on Vault with a 8.925, 3rd on Bars, Beam, Floor, and placed 3rd All-Around.
Congratulations to all of our Optional Team members on a great first meet!
Rising Stars Xcel teams competed in their first meet of the season this last weekend at the Holiday Spirit meet at Hamline University. The girls are off to a great start with the Platinum and Gold teams both taking first place, Silver placing second and Bronze team taking third.
In the Platinum level Corrie Hale and Ella Endrizzi took 2nd and 3rd in the All-Around with scores of 35.625 and 35.425 respectively. Corrie also took 2nd on Bars and Floor and 3rd on vault, Ella placed 3rd on Beam and Mary Jackson came in 2nd on Vault.
For the Gold level in the 11 & under age group, Viviana Kenfield took 3rd AA with a 36.40 and also took 2nd on Vault and 3rd on Beam. Ashley Braun took the floor title with a 9.45 and Lacey Thomas took the Vault title with a 9.3! For the 12 year olds, Ava Karlstad came out on top with an All-Around of 36.20. She also placed 1st on floor (9.4), 2nd on Vault (8.9) and Beam (8.8), and 3rd on Bars (9.1). Nea Nwanokale took 1st on Vault with a score of 8.95. In the 13+ age group, Maddie Harding took first with a score of 35.35. She also came out first on Beam and second on Bars and Floor. Bailey Turner took 3rd on Beam and Floor and Lucy Woodley took 3rd on Bars!
For the Silvers, Kendall Buffalo took 3rd on Vault with a 9.05 in the 9 & under age group. For the 10 year olds, Julia Sagstetter took 3rd AA with a 35.45 and 3rd on Vault with a 9.05. Sophie Topp came in 2nd on Beam with a 9.4 and 3rd on Floor with a 9.0. In the 11 year old age group Elle Peterson took the top spot with a 36.15. She also took the Vault and Bars titles with scores of 9.4 and 9.35 respectively and 3rd on Floor with an 8.7. Katie Sanderson came in 3rd on both Bars (9.1) and Beam (9.25). And in the 13+ age group, Jocelyn Morales took 1st with an All-Around score of 36.5, first on floor (9.0), second on Bars (9.2), and third on Bars with a 9.2. Noelani Hendrickson took the bar title with a score of 9.3. Lila Henderson took 3rd on Vault with a 9.2.
For the Bronze level in the 8 and under age group, Courtney Peters claimed the Bars title with a score of 9.25 and took 2nd on Floor with a 9.2. In the 11+ age group, Alexa Weihrauch took the All-Around title scoring a 37.0, 1st on Beam with a 9.6, and 2nd on Vault with a 9.3. Taylor Wlaschin took 1st on Floor with a 9.3. Soraya Hegazy took 1st on Bars with a high 9.4.
In addition every gymnast that competed qualified to the State meet! Awesome job girls!
The Compulsory Gymnasts competed in the GMG Throwback Classic on Sunday, November 22nd. We had great competition and the gymnasts had a fun time wearing their 80’s costumes for the costume contest. Here are some highlights:
The Level 3’s placed 4th with a 110.35. Sienna Vang placed first overall on Vault with a 9.65. Lily Thomson had a great meet and was 3rd on Beam with a 9.125, and 2nd All-Around with a 37.25! Keep up the hard work Level 3’s!
The Level 4th came home in 3rd place with a 110.675. Aubry Yang placed 1st on Beam with a 9.5, 2nd on Floor with a 9.375, and was the All-Around Champion with a 36.3. Ashtyn Stewart finished 2nd on Beam with a 9.175, and was the Floor Champion with a 9.475. Angela Taylor placed 2nd on Vault with a 8.875. Abbey Savelkoul finished 3rd on Bars with a 9.15. Brooklyn Hayes took home 1st place on Vault with a 9.025. Maddy Young placed 2nd on Vault with a 9.1, 1st on Floor with a 9.275, and 3rd All-Around with a 36.55. Chloe Stanton place 3rd on Floor with a 9.175. Evelyn Johnson was the Floor Champion with a 9.4. Great meet girls!
The Level 5’s also brought home a 3rd place banner with a 104.775. Ivy Lothenbach was the Vault Champion with a 9.25. Anna Marie Millard was also 1st place on Vault with a 8.8, and she was 3rd on Floor with a 8.825. Good job Level 5’s!
Their next meet is the weekend at the Peppermint Twist, Good Luck!
On October 18th, our Level 3, 4, and 5 teams competed in their home meet, the Harvest Invitational.
The Level 3 team had an outstanding day and took home first place with a 109.7! Sienna Vang finished 1st on Beam with a 9.225, and also had the highest All-Around score of the meet with a 36.575. Lily Thomson earned 1st place on Bars with a 9.575. Veronica Ziemer had the highest Floor score of the meet with a 9.175.
Our Level 4 team also improved their team score with a 110.45, also bringing home the 1st place trophy! Angela Taylor had a wonderful day earning 1st place on Vault with a 8.925, 1st on Bars with a 9.25, and 1st All-Around with a 35.925. Aubry Yang was impressive on Beam and earned 1st place with a 9.825. Aubry also placed 1st on Floor with a 9.025. Maddy Young had an awesome day winning Bars with a 9.35, and was also crowned the All-Around Champion with a 36.175. Evelyn Johnson took home the Vault title with a 8.7, and also came in 1st on Floor with a 9.3. Elizabeth Benjamin finished 1st on Beam with a 9.425.
The Level 5 team also had a great day and took home the 3rd place trophy with a 102.925. Ella Chavez was the Floor Champion with a 8.05.
Great job representing Rising Stars at our home meet girls! Keep up the great work!
At the end of September the Level 3, 4, and 5 teams competed in the Piper Preview.
In their first meet ever the Level 3’s had a great day and finished in 2nd place with a 105.875. Also Congratulations to Sienna Vang, she had the highest Floor score of the day with a 9.05.
The Level 4 team also had a great first meet and took home 1st place with a 109.075. Aubry Yang finished 1st on Beam and Floor with a 9.25, and a 9.4 respectively. Aubry also won All-Around with a 35.75. Brooklyn Hayes was the Bar Champion with a 9.0. Maddy Young received 1st place on Vault with a 8.925, and Floor with a 9.5. Maddy was also the All-Around Champion with a 36.0. Evelyn Johnson and Brynn Savekoul shared the Bar title with a 8.75. Luka Johnson finished as the Beam Champion with a 9.4.
Our Level 5 team had a good meet as well taking 2nd place with a 104.05. There was many great routines and Ivy Lothenbach earned the Vault title with a 9.425.
Congratulations on an awesome first meet girls!
Six Rising Stars gymnasts traveled and competed at Region 4 gymnastics Championship in Green Bay, WI past weekend. Pictured: Level 10 Jessica C, Level 9: Isabella Frattalone, Isabella Mascia & Emily Dorner; MN Super Level 8 team members: Lindsey Malicki & Emma Albrecht.
Highlights from a meet:
Level 10: In the Senior A age division, Woodbury High Junior Jessica Chiu medaled on Bars. Based on AA standing, Chiu earned a spot as second alternate, a guaranteed competition at the Nationals Invitational Tournament in Des Monies, IA on May 17th.
Amy Engright (our past level 10 member) – freshman at UW La Crosse gymnastics team is a National Champion!!!
Her team WON Nationals last weekend (div. III)! Amy placed 3rd all-around!!! And National Champion on Bars!!!
You can see and read about it below (her dad-Mark emailed the links). Enjoy!
If you haven’t been out to the UW La Crosse team site lately you might want to take a look. The page cycles through 6 stories and “Enright” is in 4 of the headlines. She had an awesome season and was cool under pressure.
And she is heading to Div I Regionals on Saturday as an alternate.
Great news! Our past level 10 gymnast- Mary Jane Rott competed at Regionals for Auburn University and tied for third on Vault with 9.9!
No. 8 Auburn gymnastics recorded its highest score ever at an NCAA Regional Saturday nigh April 4th at Auburn Arena with a team total of 196.900, finishing second overall to advance to the NCAA Championships for the first time since 2003.
The Tigers saved their strongest performance of the meet for the final rotation as Auburn finished with its third-best score of the year on vault at 49.400 to lock up its spot at the national meet. Lexus Demers and MJ Rott collected pair of 9.900s, finishing tied for third overall in the event.
Please see link below to read full article:
The Rising Stars Gymnastics Academy Level 7-10 Optional team members wrapped up their regular competition season with back-to-back meets at home and in Milwaukee. The team next heads to the 2015 Minnesota State Meet held March 20-22 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. To qualify for State, each gymnast must record a qualifying All-Around score based on her total in four different events: Vault, Uneven Bars, Balance Beam, and Floor Exercise. All RSGA team gymnasts who competed all four events in the regular season have qualified.
In Milwaukee-Salto national Invitational, RSGA team recorded outstanding performances. A few highlights include Level 10 Jessica Chiu scoring another 36.025 all-around; Level 9 Emily Dorner winning Bars. For the Level 8 team, Emma Albrecht recorded a huge All-Around of 37.375 and tied for 1st on Floor with teammate Lindsey Malicki. Malicki additionally won Vault (9.475) recorded a huge 37.3 All-Around. Maria Landherr Vaulted to 1st place finish. Linnea Rustad ended her regular competition season in Milwaukee with personal bests on Vault and Floor. For the Level 7 team, Erin Rogers took 2nd on Beam (9.325). Kaela Offstein placed 3rd on Vault.
Congratulations level 7-10 RSGA optional gymnasts with a good meet in San Francisco, CA on February 7-8!
Highlights of the meet: Level 8 team placed 3rd with 110.525 and level 9 team took 2nd with 104.55!
In 7-12 age group Grace Gerten placed third on bars with 9.475! Erica Stanton placed second on vault with 9.2.
In 13 age group Lindsey Malicki placed second all-around with 36.775, she also placed third on beam with 9.175 and placed third on vault with 9.125. Emma Albrecht placed third all-around with 36.575, she also took second vault (9.15) and placed third on floor (9.45). Samantha Chang placed second on floor with 9.5!!!
In 14+ age group Ellie Hammes won bars again with 9.175 J Lucy Gibbs placed second on floor (9.35).
Level 9 Isabella Frattalone in 8-14 age group placed 3rd all-around (36.175), also she placed 3rd on bars (9.275), floor (9.15) and beam (8.925). Isabella Mascia took 4th on bars (9.05). Emily Dorner in 15+ age group won floor (9.175), placed 2nd on bars (9.0) and 3rd on beam (8.75).
Level 7 Allexa Larson in 11 age group placed 2nd on floor (9.475). Kaela Offstein (13+ age group) took 2nd on vault with 9.375.
Level 10 Jessica Chiu placed 4th on floor (9.0) & got 9.05 on bars
Great job girls! Good luck at rest of the meets this season
Level 10 -Jessica Chiu won all-around!! She also won bars with a 9.425!!
Level 9- Emily Dorner (15 yr age group) won beam with a 9.2, placed 2nd on bars and floor and took 2nd all-around!!
Isabella Mascia (14 yr age group) won beam with a 9.2, and placed third on bars (9.1) and vault and took third all-around!!
Level 8 team place 2nd with 110.425; Good Job to Maria, Ellie, Lucy, Sam, Lindsey, Emma, Taylor, Grace and Erica!!
In the 14 year age group- Lucy Gibbs won floor with a 9.325 and beam with a 9.2!
Maria Landherr won vault with 9.125, bars and placed 2nd all-around!
Ellie Hammes placed 2nd on vault and 3rd all-around!!
In the 13 year age group- Samantha Chang won floor with a 9.55!
Lindsey Malicki won beam (9.325), place 2nd on vault (9.2) and 2nd all –around!
Emma Albrecht placed 3rd on floor (9.45) and 3rd all- around!!
Erica Stanton placed 3rd on floor with a 9.4!!
Level 7- Alexa Larson placed 2nd on beam (9.125), third on floor (9.325), and third all- around (36.4)!!
All gymnasts qualified to State Championship!!
Great Job! Good Luck this weekend at the CA meet!!
Congratulations level 7-10 RSGA optional gymnasts with a nice start of competition season at Gopher’s Invite on January 9-11!
Highlight of the meet:Level 8 team placed 3rd with 110.1!
In 7-12 age group Grace Gerten won vault with 9.15, placed second on beam with 9.325 and third all-around with 36.425. Erica Stanton placed second on floor with 9.45 and third on vault with 8.875.
In 13 age group Lindsey Malicki won all-around with 36.425, she won beam with 9.375 and placed third on bars with 8.9. Emma Albrecht placed second all-around with 36.3, she also won vault (9.1) and placed third on floor (9.3). Lucy Gibbs placed third on beam ( 9.2).
In 14+ age group Ellie Hammes won bars (9.225), she placed third all-around (35.45) and third on floor (9.275). Maria Landherr placed third on vault with 8.875
Level 10 Jessica Chiu placed 4th on bars (8.975)
Level 9 Isabella Frattalone in 8-13 age group placed 5th on beam (8.55), and Isabella Mascia took 5th on beam (8.725) in 14 age group. Emily Dorner in 15+ age group placed third on beam with 8.95.
Level 7 Allexa Larson in 11 age group placed 2nd all-around with 35.775. Kaela Offstein (13+ age group) took third on vault with 9.25
Great start gymnasts!
Congratulations to our level 3, 4 and 5 gymnasts with great performances at the State meet this weekend!
Friday ~ Level 5 team had a great day and placed 6th out of 25 teams with a score of 110.05! Individual top 3 highlights: Katrina Frendt won Vault Champion title! Makena Goodman placed 2nd on Beam and Floor! Molly Peterson placed 3rd on Vault, Beam and Floor; Ariana Douvier placed 3rd on Bars; Kathryn Fritz placed 3rd on Beam; Lauren Olson also placed 3rd on Beam!
Saturday ~ Level 4 team had a good day scoring at State 106.85! And placed 8th out of 32 teams ! Ivy Lothenbach won Floor Champion title!!!
Sunday ~ Level 3 team had a wonderful competition day and placed 2nd out of 25 teams with a team score 112.45!!! Evelyn Johnson won 1st place all-around and also State Champion title on Floor! Luka Johnson won 2nd place all-around and 2nd place on Bars! Aubry Young placed 2nd on Floor!
Great job gymnasts, coaches and parents!
Congratulations to level 3 team gymnasts – who won first place at Fall Spectacular Invitational on Sunday November 2nd with 111.25!!! And level 3 gymnast Evelyn J and Aubry Y. won 1st in all-around with 37.025
Level 5 team took 2nd place with 110.325 and level 4 team was 4th with 107.075.
Level 4 gymnast Ivy L. won 1st all-around with 36.45! And Level 5 gymnast Makena G. won beam with amazing routine with scored 9.75!
Great job gymnasts!
Congratulations to level 3 team gymnasts – who won first place at The Harvest Invitational on Sunday October 19th with a 109.825!!! Great Job to level 3 gymnast Abbey S. who won 1st in all-around with 36.475!!
Level 4 team was 2nd with 107.55.Where level 4 gymnast Ivy L. won 1st all-around with a 36.9!
Level 5 team took 2nd place with 109.6 and level 5 gymnast Molly P. won all-around with 36.325 (7-9 age group)!! Also a big congratulations to Maggie K.-who placed 1st with 35.35 (10 years old age group).
Great job gymnasts!
Watch Jessica Chiu Level 10 upgraded beam dismount HERE
Congratulations to level 3, 4 and 5 teams with winning first places at the Piper Invitational!!
September 27-28, 2014
Level 3 team scored 108.875
Level 4 team scored 107.05
Level 5 team scored 109.825
Great Job!!! Keep it Up!!!!!!!
Also a Huge congratulations to All Around Champions….
Level 3 Aubry yang 36.75
Anna Moggie 35.85
Level 4 Ivy Lothenbach 36.5
Anna Marie Millard 35.05
Level 5 Cassie Schreier 35.5
Good job Girls!!!