DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

January 30, 2014

Spectrum gymnasts shine at carnival

Spectrum gymnasts do well at Winter Carnival


Derry News

---- — Gymnasts from Spectrum Gymnastics Academy traveled to the Gym at Brentwood Commons Jan. 4-5 and to Stratham Cooperative Middle School Jan. 11-12 to participate in the 2014 Winter Carnival, a meet that attracts many gyms from New Hampshire and from all of New England.

For most of the Spectrum gymnasts, it was the second meet of the new competitive season and a chance to show off those new skills and routines. Highlights of the meet included a fourth-place team finish for the Level 3 team.

Level 3

Lilly Hagget of Londonderry, seventh vault, third bars, seventh beam, fifth floor and sixth All-Around; Ava Seaman of Londonderry, fourth vault and seventh beam; Nicole Stone of Londonderry, fourth vault and beam, third floor; Skye Merrow of Hudson, fifth vault; Abigail Atkinson of Windham, seventh floor; Isabella Goebel of Auburn, seventh bars. Emily Smith and Alyssa Parsons of Londonderry also performed well.

Level 4

Marissa McKay of Londonderry, fifth floor; Quinn Brown of Londonderry, seventh vault; Maeve Ryan of Londonderry, seventh bars. Jillian Severance and Kaitlyn Severance of Derry also performed well.

Level 5

Sophia Hagymas of Londonderry, fourth beam and floor, seventh All-Around; Madison Pomeroy of Derry, seventh vault and beam, fourth bars; Aislinn Milner of Windham, fourth beam; Aisling Macaraeg of Hudson, fourth beam. Lily Tharrington of Londonderry also performed well.

Level 6

Skyler Endyke of Londonderry, first beam.

Level 7

Ashley Griffin of Londonderry, first vault, second floor, third bars, fifth beam and third All-Around; Madolyn Croteau of Londonderry, fourth vault, sixth bars and floor, seventh All-Around.

Level 8

Elise Goodspeed of Londonderry, seventh vault and bars, fifth beam and All-Around.

Xcel Bronze

Ashley Isaacs of Litchfield, fifth beam; Brittney Whiting of Hudson, sixth vault. Skylar Pelletier of Londonderry, Kierstin Kirchner of Nashua, and Abby Beuchemin of Hudson also performed well.

Xcel Silver

Ashley Greenwood of Londonderry, second bars, seventh beam, fourth floor and second All-Around; Jordan Galluzzo of Londonderry, seventh beam; Samantha Cummings of Windham, sixth floor; Reese Fletcher of Derry, sixth beam. Ashley Snell of Litchfield and Anna Davis of Derry also performed well.

Xcel Platinum

Kathryn Boone of Windham, seventh vault, third bars and sixth All-Around. Kelsey Allen of Derry also performed well.