Girls Varsity Gymnastics · Gymnasts beat Golden Bears


The New Palestine gymnastics team swept all four events and the top three spots in the all-around Tuesday in a 97.925-84.05 victory over Shelbyville.

Grace Shanahan (34.45), Kennedy Garrett (33.4) and Emma Poag (30.075) swept the top three spots in the all-around in Tuesday’s meet. Shanahan won the bars and balance beam, while Garrett won the floor exercise and vault competitions.

On vault, Garrett won with a score of 8.65, with Shanahan second (8.35) and Poag fourth (8.175).

On bars, Shanahan won with a score of 8.825. Garrett was second (7.625) and Poag fourth (6.925).

On beam, Shanahan won (8.625), Garrett was second (8.275) and Poag fifth (6.425).

On floor, Garrett won with a score of 8.85. Shanahan was second (8.65) and Poag third (8.55).

The Dragons next compete Saturday in the sectional at Connersville. Competition begins at 11 a.m. at the Spartan Bowl, which is at Connersville Middle School.

Emma Poag had a strong day at Shelbyville.
Grace Shanahan won the all-around Tuesday.
Kennedy Garrett won two events.