Rockford gymnastics hosts dual meet

by JANE NOFFSINGER

The Rockford gymnastics team hosted a dual meet against Mona Shores on Tuesday, Jan. 12. With an overall score of 139.625, the Rams proved that meeting their goal of 140 is within their reach!

On the floor exercise, the scores soared with Ali VanBelkum taking the lead with an impressive 9.6. Kelsey Donely and Emily Noffsinger followed with a 9.3 and 9.05, respectively.

On vault, Kaylie Newville ran hard and scored an 8.15 along with Casey Buelken scoring an 8.35.

The beam proved to be the most difficult event of the evening, but the scores still reflected the skill level these girls are capable of. Jenelle Miller scored a 9.0 and Colleen Conroy an 8.65.

Mona Shores took the meet with an overall score of 141.875. It was great competition held in an unbeatable venue.

• • •

Comments by Our Readers

    About Squire News
    The Squire has been Rockford’s free weekly newspaper since 1871. Our loyal readership includes over fifteen thousand homes in the Rockford area, including the affluent Lakes area of Lake Bella Vista, Bostwick Lake and Silver Lake; Belmont, Blythefield, as well as Algoma, Courtland, Cannon and Plainfield Townships. The Squire is distributed through the U.S. Post Office every Thursday. We also deliver to in-town businesses and homes with paper carriers and news stands in our grocery stores and over thirty local shops.

    Leave a comment

    Your email address will not be published.

    *