We hope everyone had a good holiday break! We are currently in our Winter Session which runs until February 24th. Students that had class on Monday, New Years Day, will receive an extra makeup.
Glitz and Glam was the second meet of the Xcel 2017-18 meet season! Our gymnasts are off to a wonderful start! The silver team took home a second place win, with Katie H. and Chloe E. leading the team to their second place finish. Way to go, Silver team!
The Xcel Gold team finished with a first place win, and was led by Sofia L., and Lila H. Bella G. also had a personal best on beam with a 9.0. Great job, Gold team!
The Xcel Platinum team had a great meet as well, also coming home with a first place win. The team was led by Luka J. and Elise K. Keep it up, Platinum team!
Great job to all of our gymnasts that competed!
Royal Rose: A Meet in Review
The level 3 and 4 teams completed their fourth meet of the season on Saturday, Nov. 4. The Royal Rose Invite looked to be just another day in the office for both teams. The level 3s finished in first with a 108.725 and the level 4s placed second with a score of 108.925.
There were many top finishes for the level 3s. Kaci U. was awarded first place with a 36.00 and Violet G. was closely behind her in second place with a 35.875. Addison K. and Piper F. followed in fourth and fifth places with scores of 35.325 (Addison K.) and 35.225 (Piper F). On Vault the top place was awarded to Avery D. who scored an outstanding 9.525. She was followed closely by Kaci U. in second and Kaylee F. with scores of 9.425 and 9.375. Brynna S. was awarded fifth place with a score of 9.350. The girls finished in the top four on bars with Piper F. taking first with a solid score of 9.375. Kaci U., Addison K., Ellie C. and Violet G. placed second, third and fourth with a tie with scores of 9.250, 9.225 and 9.1. Although the competition was stiff on beam the 3s top all of the top five places. Kaci U. took first place with an 8.625. Addison K., Kaylee F., Violet G. and Brynna S. followed closely behind Kaci U. in second, third, fourth and fifth places. Violet G. earned herself a first- place finish with a 9.3. Ellie C. finished floor in third with an 8.950 and Ava P. followed suite in fourth with a score of 8.875.
The level 4s had good performances with Geneva R. finishing third in the All- Around with a 36.150 in the 10- year-old age group. In the 9- year- old age group Stella G. took second with a 35. 725. In addition to the top five Sophia M. and Keiona R. finished fourth and fifth with scores of 34.950 and 34.775. In the 7-8- year-old age group Laiken P. and Madelyn S. received second and fifth place finishes. On Vault Geneva R. finished fifth in her age division with an 8.750. Sophia M. and Stella finished in second and fourth with scores of 8.7 and 8.5. In the youngest age group Madelyn S. finished fifth with a n 8.250. On Bars, in the 10-year- old age group Madeline finished in the top five with a 9.325 earning herself a fourth- place finish. In the 9-year-old group Sophia took the top place with a 9.3. Stella finished closely behind her in second with a 9.250 and Keiona R. took fourth with a 9.050. Laiken P. finished third with an 8.375 in her age group. Geneva R. finished in third on Beam with an 8.975 with Ayana C. following closely in fifth with an 8.875. Stella G. finished in second with an 8.875. Hannah W. and Makayla B. finished in fourth and fifth with scores of 8.750 and 8.5. Laiken P. and Madelyn S. finished in the top five in their age group. Ayana C. finished in the top two with a 9.4 and Geneva R. placed third with a score of 9.375. Hannah W. took first with a score of 9.275 in her age division. Sophia M. (9.150), Stella G. (9.0) and Keiona R. (9.0) also finished in the top five in the 9-year-old division. Laiken P. finished in fifth place with a score of 8.550, in her age division.
Congratulations to those who competed and best of luck as you all as you prepare for the Cotton Candy Invitational, Saturday, Nov. 18!
We are proud of all the hard work!
A Meet in Review: The Harvest Invite
Following the solid performances from Razzle Dazzle, the level 3s and 4s continued to shine bright at the Harvest Invitational, held at the North St. Paul high school. The level 3s finished the home meet in second with a 109.850, a stellar improvement from the previous meet at Razzle Dazzle. The level 4s stole the show with a 109.625 and a 1st place finish.
The level 3s started the meet on Vault where Kaci U. placed 3rd with a 9.3 in the 6-7- year- old division and Kaylee F. finished in 3rd with a 9.550 in the 8-year-old division. After an excellent performance on Vault the level 3s rotated to Bars where Addison K. secured a 2nd place finish with a solid 9.0 in the 8-year- old division. The 3s continued to swing big on Bars and Ellie C. earned herself a 4th place finish with an 8.850 in the 8-year-old division. Kaci U. cinched a 3rd place finish with an 8.875. The level 3s made their way to Beam where Ellie C. took 1st, with her elegant lines and a booming 9.525, to put the cherry on top and Ava P. finished Beam with an exceptional routine and an 8.875 which earned her a 3rd place medal, in the 8-year-old division. On Floor, in the 6-7- year- old division, Kaci U. took 3rd after her dynamic routine, which earned her a 9.1 and Brynna S. finished the invitational with a solid routine which earned her an 8.950 and a 5th place award. Ellie C. closed her meet with a stellar 9.375 and a 2nd place medal. After spectacular competition; Kaci U. took 2nd with an excellent 35.850, Addison K. secured 5th place with a superb 35.5 and Ellie C. effortlessly finished the meet on top with an outstanding 36.750, in their age groups.
The level 4s started the meet on Vault where Geneva R. sprung her way to 1st with a 9.3 in the 11- year- old division. Maddie S. secured a spot in 3rd with an 8.55 and Ayanna C. grabbed a 5th place award with an 8.250 in the 10- year- old division. With a solid performance on Vault behind them, the level 4s made their way to Bars where Stella G. scored a 2nd place award with an 8.650 in the 7-9- year- old division. Ayana C. grabbed a 3rd place spot with a solid 8.850 and Madeline H. swung herself to 1st with an outstanding 9.350 routine in the 7-9- year- old division. Geneva R. also scored well on Bars with an 8.150 and placed 4th. From Bars the girls rotated to Beam where they showed off their routines. In the 7-9- year- old division, Hannah W. confidently placed 4th with a 9.150 and Sophia M. elegantly took 3rd with an excellent 9.250. In the 10- year- old division, Madeline H. took 5th with her first 9.050, Ayana C. grabbed 4th place with a score of 9.075 and Clara O. effortlessly took 2nd with an outstanding 9.5. In the 11- year- old division Geneva R. fascinated the crowd with her spellbinding routine which earned her a 9.650 and a 1st place medal. The girls turned to their last event, Floor, where Hannah W. placed 2nd after an impressive routine that scored a 9.250 and Stella G. took 5th with an awesome score of 9.050, in the 7-9- year- old division. In the 10- year-old- division, Ayana C. earned a score of 8.8 and a 4th place award and Clara O. scored a 5th place award with an 8.8. Geneva R. took the 1st place medal with a score of 9.225. In the All- Around competition, Hannah W. placed 5th with her score of 36.750, in her age division. Ayana C. placed 5th with her score of 34.975 and Madeline H. placed 4th with her score of 35.075, in their age group. Geneva R. soared her way to the top of the podium with her score of 36.325.
Both teams are looking to improve on their scores the next two weeks as they prepare to take on the Roseville Invite on Nov. 4th – 5th, at the Roseville Highschool.
A Meet in Review: Razzle Dazzle Oct. 17, 2017
Even though the day called for a slight chance of sunshine, the level 3s and 4s had no problem shining through the clouds and putting the dazzle in Razzle Dazzle.
The level 3s had a solid performance and earned themselves a third-place finish with a score of 108. 2. Kaylee F. rocketed through her vaults and placed 4th with a 9.525. Competing in her first meet of the season, Ava P. dazzled her way around the beam and took 2nd on with a 9.050. On floor Violet G. tumbled her way to 4th with a 9.0.
The level 4s continued to improve on their success after the Piper Preview at Razzle Dazzle. In the 7-8-year-old age division, Madelyn S. shined bright on beam, placing 4th with an 8.2 and she also tumbled her way to 3rd place on floor with an 8.5. In the 9-year- old age division, Ayana C. had a standout performance and earned a 2nd place finish with a 35.450. She also finished 3rd on floor with an 8.550, as well as bars with an 8.750, and on beam with an 8.575. She also finished 5th on floor with an 8.9. Isabelle K. also finished the day with a solid performance. She placed 5th in the all- around with a 34.250 and 4th on bars with an 8.725. Geneva rocked out her age division. She earned a 1st place finish with a strong 35.225. She also placed first on floor with an 8.875 and finished 5th on floor with an 8.850.
|Session||Age Group||Team Results|
Level 4 Ages 7 – 9
Level 4 Ages 10
Level 4 Ages 11+
|Session 1||Level 5 All Ages||Team Results|
|Session 2||Level 3 Ages 6 – 7
Level 3 Ages 8
Level 3 Ages 9+
|Session 3||Level 4 Ages 7 – 9
Level 4 Ages 10
Level 4 Ages 11+
|Session 3||Platinum All Ages||Team Results|
|Session 3||Diamond All Ages|
|Session 4||Bronze All Ages||Team Results|
Silver Ages 7 – 10
Silver Ages 11+
|Session 4||Gold All Ages||Team Results|
With a full day of Fall in their lungs, on Saturday, September 23, the Level 3 and the Level 4 teams tumbled through the Piper Preview, at Hamline University, with flying colors.
The Level 3s had an outstanding performance ending the meet in first place with a total team score of, 110.025, led by Kaci U., who placed 2nd in the All- Around competition with a 36.375, and by Addison K., who placed 3rd in the All- Around competition with a 36.325! Kaci also placed fourth on Bars with a 9.250 and third on Beam with a 8.950! Addison performed like a star on Bars earning herself a 9.325 and a second place award. Violet G. scored 9.175 on Floor were she placed 5th.
The Level 4s competed with just as much gusto as the Level 3s in the following session. The team placed 3rd in the competition with a total score of 107.675! A congratulations is in order for Ayana C, who scored the second highest All- Around score in the 9- year- old age group, with a 35.4! Ayana also placed second on Bars with a 9.250 and fourth on Beam with a 9.0! Stella G. had a solid performance on Floor and scored a 8.975 placing fourth! In the 10- year- old and up age group, Geneva R. placed fourth in the All- Around with a solid 35.750! She stole the show on Vault earning herself a 9.3 and a first place award. Geneva also finished second on Beam with a 9.175 and fourth on Floor with a 8.925.
Both teams are now preparing to compete at the Razzle Dazzle, October 14th. Good luck to all the gymnasts competing!
Last weekend, March 24-25, our Optional team took place in the Minnesota State Meet in Minneapolis, MN. Many of our girls had top 10 finishes, a great accomplishment at State!
Our Level 6 Team took 6th Place in the State with a 112.45.
Miranda Badger had a great floor and vault that earned a 9.05 and 9.025. Angela Taylor tied for 9th on bars with an 8.9 and scored 36.625 in all-around (9.275 vault and beam & 9.175 floor). Rachel Francis tied for 6th on bars with a 9.0, tied for 9th on vault with a 9.375 and Rachel placed 8th All-Around with a 36.725. Brynn Savelkoul tied for 9th on vault with a 9.15, placed 5th on bars with a 8.825, she also placed 4th on floor with a 9.375, tied for 1st on beam with a 9.55, and Brynn placed 4th all-around with a 36.9.
Aubry Yang scored a 9.25 on vault, tied for 5th place on floor with a 9.4, she placed 5th on bars with a 9.075, and was beam Champion with a huge 9.625! Aubry placed 3rd in all-around with impressive 37.35. Evelyn Johnson had an amazing meet: she scored 9.525 on vault for 4th place, 9.1 on bars (3rd), 9.575 on beam (2nd) and was an all-around Champion with huge 37.775! Congratulations Level 6’s on a great season!
Small level 7 team (3 gymnasts) took 11th place (108.575). Maddy Young scored 9.075 on bars, 915 on floor and 9.2 on vault. Ella Chaves also scored three 9’s: 9.0 on vault, 9.025 on beam and 9.2 on floor. Abbey Savelkoul tied for 9th on vault (9.175) and bars (9.0), placed 9th on beam with a 9.3 and took 6th on floor with a 9.35. Abbey placed 8th in all-around with 36.825 total. Great job level 7’s!
Level 8 team was represented by Kendall Rogers, Cassie Schreier and Marissa Muller. Kendall had a nice floor routine (8.975) and good vault (8.675). Cassie placed 8th on vault (9.0) and 7th on floor with a 9.425. Marissa placed 2nd on vault (9.225) and was the Level 8 floor Champion in her age group with a 9.475! Nice season level 8’s!
The level 9 team had 3 gymnasts competing at State: Calihan Sterud, Molly Peterson and Taylor Siebenaler They had a great meet and placed 10th in the State with a 104.725. Calihan had a best meet of the season and had a great vault that scored 9.05. Molly placed 9th on bars with an 8.975, 8th on beam with a 9.1, tied for 5th on vault with an 8.975, she also and 6th place All-Around with a 35.7. Taylor had a huge vault and placed 3rd with a 9.45 score. Congratulations to our Level 9Team on an awesome season as well!
Level 10 gymnast Bella Frattalone scored 9.1 on beam for the 8th place finish. Mya Hooten placed 5th on beam with a 9.225 and took 8th on vault with 9.025.
All five Rising Stars level 9 and 10 gymnasts scored above a 34.0 to earn a trip to the Region 4 Championships in Sioux Falls, SD on April 7-8!
Great job Level 9’s and 10’s and Good Luck at Regionals!