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Rec Brief: Carroll Gymnastics scores at Level 6/7 Maryland State Championships

Rec Brief: Carroll Gymnastics scores at Level 6/7 Maryland State Championships
Kyra Martindale is a Level 7 Maryland State Bar Champion. Martindale scored a 9.575 for first place in her age group. She also finished eighth in the all-around competition (36.125), scoring an 8.850 on both the vault and beam, as well as in the floor exercise. (Courtesy photo)

Carroll Gymnastics had a strong showing at the Level 6 & 7 Maryland State Gymnastics Championships on March 24-25 at Unique Gymnastics in Waldorf. Carroll is proud to announce Kyra Martindale as the Level 7 Maryland State Bar Champion! Martindale scored a 9.575 for first place in her age group. She also finished eighth overall in the all-around competition with a score of 36.125, scoring an 8.850 on both the vault and beam (8th place), as well as in the floor exercise. Level 7 teammate Hannah Shipton also had a great competition, finishing fourth in the state on the balance beam with a 9.25 and receiving a 9.00 on floor.

Emery Gesell led the Level 6 team, finishing second in the state on the balance beam with a 9.400 and received a 9.45 on floor. Samantha Wood finished seventh in the state on the vault with a 9.225, and all Carroll level 6 gymnasts scored a 9.00 or higher in at least one event.

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The Level 6 and 7 gymnasts are coached by Wendy Bloom, John Perna, and Vladimir Korolev.

Carroll Gymnastics is located at 5 South Center Street in Westminster. Besides the competitive team, classes are offered for ages 18 months through adult. For more information, please visit the website at www.carrollgymnastics.com or call directly at 410-374-8655.

Scores (vault, uneven bars, balance beam, floor exercise, all-around)

Level 6: Rheda Funk 8.000, 7.100, 9.125, 9.275, 33.500; Emery Gesell 8.450, 0.000, 9.400 (2nd), 9.450, 27.300; Tara Martindale 8.550, 8.150, 8.875, 9.300, 34.875; Mary-Beth Vento 8.200, 6.750, 8.200, 9.150, 32.300; Abby Wimmer 8.850, 7.850, 8.500, 9.000, 34.200; Samantha Wood 9.225 (7th), 8.400, 8.750, 9.225, 35.600.

Level 7: Tara Hornung 8.600, 8.850, 0.000, 0.000, 17.450; Kyra Martindale 8.850, 9.575 (1st), 8.850 (8th), 8.850, 36.125 (8th), Hannah Shipton 8.650, 8.700, 9.250 (4th), 9.000, 35.600.



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