Girls Varsity Gymnastics · Gymnasts open with victory over Connersville


The New Palestine gymnastics team opened its season Tuesday with a 101.825-90.55 victory over Connersville.

Grace Shanahan was the all-around winner, totaling 35.75. She won the floor (9.25), beam (9.125) and bars (8.825) and was second on vault (8.55).

Grace Shanahan won three events and the all-around Tuesday night.

On floor, Kennedy Garrett was second (8.9), Emma Poag third (8.6), Addie Halter fourth and Audrey O’Dell sixth. On beam, Garrett finished third (8.35), Alyse Rickey fourth and Poag fifth. On bars, Poag was third (7.925), Garrett fourth and Rickey fifth. On vault, Poag was third, Garrett fourth and Rickey sixth.

The gymnasts are back in action Thursday at Shelbyville.