NHA Gymnastics Women’s Team competition results from The Boston Classic Meet on January 18th and The NEGTC Qualifier on January 19th.
NHA Gymnastics Men’s Team competition results from The Abie Grossfeld Invitational in Bridgeport, Connecticut held on January 18th & 19th.
North Hampton, New Hampshire, January 18 & 19, 2014- New Hampshire Academy of Artistic Gymnastics (http://www.nhagymnastics.com) announces that their Women’s Team competed at two gymnastics meets this past week-end: The Boston Classic held in Westwood, MA and the NEGTC Qualifier held in Hudson, New Hampshire. Approximately 20 of their athletes competed at these 2 meets over the weekend and nearly half of the young women achieved scores that earned them 1st through 3rdplace for individual events and for All Around Scores. In addition the Level 9 Women’s Team earned 2nd place for their cumulative team score.
During the same weekend the NHA Gymnastics Men’s Team competed at the Abie Grossfeld Invitational held at the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport, Connecticut earning top placement for individual events, All Around Scores as well as for their Level 9 Men’s Team.
The NHA Gymnastics Women’s Team brought strength and tenacity to their exceptional performances on January 18th at the Boston Classic Meet in Westwood, MA. Judges bestowed high praise for the floor routine choreography developed by the NHA Gymnastics Women’s Team coaches. They were impressed by the level of creativity and difficulty achieved in the floor routines for all of the young women.
The Level 4 Women’s Team earned 3rd place for their cumulative score, which included Grace Cornell placing 2nd on the uneven bars with a dynamic routine.
In the Level 7 division Kristina Lantz won 1st place on the uneven bars and 3rd on the balance beam for her incomparable performances.
In the Level 8 division Olivia Caron demonstrated self-assurance in all four events qualifying her to move from Level 8 to Level 9.
In the Level 9 division Nicole Lanouette displayed poise and grace on balance beam winning 1st place in that event. Ellie Johnston performed an amazing floor routine that earned her 2nd place. These performances helped the Level 9 Women’s Team achieve 3rd place for their cumulative score.
On Sunday, January 19th the Level 4 NHA Gymnastics Women’s Team achieved more success while competing at The NEGTC Qualifier in Hudson, New Hampshire. Ellie Del Sesto earned 2nd place for her All Around score; Olivia Allaire earned 2nd place for her floor routine as well as 3rd place for her All Around score while Grace Cornell earned 3rd place for her floor routine.
The NHA Gymnastics Men’s Team traveled to the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut to compete at The 2014 Abie Grossfeld Invitational on January 18th and 19th. These young men competing on Levels 6-10 met with great success as they went up against athletes from half a dozen states.
In the Level 10 division Tyler Guilmette demonstrated incredible power and focus on his routines earning him a 2nd place ranking on vault and 3rd place on pommel horse and still rings. Connor Lyons showed unswerving determination as he earned 2nd place for his pommel horse and high bar routines and placed 3rd for his All Around score.
In the Level 9 division Gabriel Pelletier gave an incredible performance winning 1st place in five events including: floor, pommel, still rings, parallel bars and high bar earning him 1st place for his All Around score. George Lantz gave a well executed routine to win 1st place for his still rings routine and 2nd place on parallel bars earning him a 2nd place ranking for his All Around score. Together they won the 2nd Place Team Ranking for their cumulative team score.
On Sunday January 19th Level 6 & 7 athletes from NHA Gymnastics Men’s Team competed achieving spectacular results. In the Level 6 division Reese Landsperger’s routines were exceptional as he placed 1st in 5 out of 6 events as well as for his All Around score, a score that was 10 points higher than any other gymnast in his division. Xander Mavrikis performed well executed routines earning him 2nd place for his floor routine and 3rd place for parallel bars, high bar and pommel horse achieving a well earned 3rd place for his All Around score. Michael Kirby showed grit and determination as he earned 3rd place for his floor routine, vault, parallel bars and high bar as well as for his All Around score.
In the Level 7 division Dillon O’Connor won 1st place for his electrifying high bar and parallel bar routines that yielded him 3rd place for his All Around score. Dylan Hale gave his best performances of the season winning 1st place for his floor routine, vault, still rings and pommel horse which resulted in 1st place for his All Around score.
NHA Gymnastics wishes to extend heartfelt congratulations to all of the young men and women who competed this past weekend. We can’t wait to see what they accomplish next as they travel to Houston, Texas to compete at the 2014 Houston National Invitational. Stay tuned for more news about these stellar athletes!