Westport Weston Y gymnasts win national titles
Updated 4:39 pm, Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Westport Weston Family Y's gymnasts earned four All Around national titles at the YMCA Women's National Championships in Savannah, Ga. from June 26 to 29.
The Y gymnasts, ranging in age from 10 to 15, won more than 22 individual and All Around awards at the event. Teams from 91 YMCA's participated, with more than 1,900 gymnasts competing.
Dodge, 12, of Westport, finished fifth place in the All Around (33.4) in the Level 6 Junior competition, taking third-place medals on bars and floor, fifth place on balance beam and seventh on vault. O'Reardon, 14, of Westport, was ninth in the All Around (31.2), finishing fifth on bars and fourth on balance beam.
Emily Prister, of Weston, was fifth on the balance beam and sixth on floor.
In the Level 5 Division, McKinnis, 12, of Fairfield won 11th place All Around (33.1) with additional medals on both floor and beam. Westport's Kylie Doyle, 10, was 14th in the All Around (32.1) and won individual medals on vault (10th place) and bars (ninth).