(April 8, 2014) – APEX Level 8 and 9 girls hit the Region 7 gymnastics competitions in full force in both Pennsylvania and Virginia Beach meets. The Level 9 gymnasts were led by senior Bridgette Schaal who qualified to the National team for Region 7 and will travel to Tampa to compete in the National Championships the first weekend of May.
The Level 8 girls competed on March 31 and had strong finishes in their first Regional competition.
Region 7 consists of gymnasts from Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey.
Level 8 highlights included: Caitlyn Faint – 9th floor, Hannah O’Dea – 8th vault, Leah Trepal – 9th vault and Lauren Mason – 11th beam.
Level 9 other medalists and top finishers included: Cassidy Gagnon – 8th vault, 7th bars, Ashley Spangler – 6th vault, Amy Eck – 10th vault , Morgan Marrocco – 5th beam.