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Heighway places at State Finals

New Palestine senior Emily Heighway placed 32nd on the uneven bars at the IHSAA gymnastics State Finals. Heighway tallied a score of 8.7 in the event, for which she qualified with her perofrmance at last week’s Columbus East regional. Her tournament performance also included being the all-around sectional champion at Connersville two weeks ago. Valparaiso […]

Heighway clinches State Finals berth

New Palestine senior Emily Heighway clinched a spot in the gymnastics State Finals on uneven bars, leading the Dragons to a fourth-place finish at the Columbus East regional. Heighway advanced with a fourth-place finish on uneven bars, tallying a score of 9.3. She will compete next Saturday in the IHSAA State FInals at Worthen Arena […]

Gymnasts win sectional title

The New Palestine gymnastics team found the perfect time to post a season-high score as the Dragons rolled to a sectional championship. The Dragons scored 105.125 to beat Richmond (102.975) and Connersville (100.975) at the 15-team Connersville sectional. Emily Heighway was the all-around sectional champion with a score of 36.6. Faith Land placed 11th in […]

Gymnasts win season finale

The New Palestine gymnastics team won its season finale Tuesday, tallying 98.475 points to beat Shelbyville (81.725) and Waldron (35.975). The Dragons finish the regular season with a 12-2 record in dual and tri meets. NP swept the top two spots in the all-around. Emily Heighway tallied a score of 34.1, while Grace Shanahan scored […]

Gymnasts compete in close match

The New Palestine gymnastics team had one of its highest scores of the year, but fell Tuesday on Senior Night. The Dragons dropped a razor-thin 102.2-102.05 decision to Franklin Central. Emily Heighway was second in the all-around (35.125) and Faith Land was third (33.95). The two seniors were competing in their final home meet. Bailey […]

Gymnasts 4th at Bloomington North

The New Palestine gymnastics team was fourth at Saturday’s Bloomington North Invitational, posting a score of 102.85. Emily Heighway was third in the all-around with a score of 36.1. She was second on vault (9.275), fourth on balance beam (9.225) and fourth on floor exercise (9.2). She also placed ninth on uneven bars (8.4). Grace […]

Gymnasts beat Crusaders, improve to 10-1

The New Palestine gymnastics team posted a 101.275-89.5 victory over Scecina¬†Wednesday evening at New Palestine. The Dragons had two of the top three finishers¬†in the all-around. Faith Land won, posting a score of 34.125. Emily Heighway was third with a 32.05. Land was the winner on vault with a score of 9.1. Heighway placed third […]

Gymnasts win Rushville Invitational

The New Palestine gymnastics team posted a triple-digit score to win the Rushville Invitational on Saturday. The Dragons scored 100.275 to win the eight-tem event. The Dragons had the top two scores in the all-around, with Emily Heighway posting a 34.175 and Faith Land a 32.325. Taylor Brown was eighth with a score of 29.75. […]

Gymnasts down Noblesville

The New Palestine gymnastics team continued its fine start to the season with a victory over Noblesville Tuesday evening. The Dragons won by a score of 99.975-95.05. Emily Heighway swept all four events and won the all-around with a score of 35,125. Faith Land was third in the all-around (32.425) and Bailey Watkins fourth (31.05). […]

Gymnasts win triangular meet

The New Palestine gymnastics team improved to 8-1 on the season in dual and tri meets with a win over Scecina and Roncalli. The Dragons tallied 98.675 points to Roncalli’s 90.8 and Scecina’s 87.75. Emily Heighway and Faith Land were the top two in the all-around, with Heighway tallying a 33.825 and Land a 33.025. […]

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