The Keene Family YMCA Gymnastics Team competed in the 2015 MA/NH State Championship Meet hosted by the North Shore Wildcats at the Sterling YMCA in Beverly MA. To attend this meet the girls had to achieve a qualifying all-around score at a previous meet in the season and Keene was represented by 5 of their gymnasts, level’s 3, 4, and Xcel Gold. With Sofia Accorsi and Meredith Lewis taking home their respect bar titles.
Competing in level 3 was Accorsi, age group 8 and Claire Gemma, age group 9. Accorsi won bars with a 9.025, took fourth on beam with an 8.85, sixth on floor with an 8.75 and third all-around with a 35.425. Gemma took ninth on vault with a 9.125, third on bars with a 9.275, sixth on beam with a 9.15, second on floor with a 9.2 and fourth all-around with a 36.75.
Competing in level 4 was Sarah Feld, age group 11 and Lewis, age group 12 and up. Feld took fifth on vault with an 8.775, fourth on bars with a 9.2, fourth on beam with 9.0, seventh on floor with an 8.95 and fifth all-around with a 35.925. Lewis was second on vault with a 9.1, won bars with a 9.575, sixth on floor with an 8.7 and fourth all-around with 35.325.
Competing in Xcel Gold was Karli Stroshine, age group 14 and up. Stroshine took sixth on vault with an 8.75 and fourth on beam with an 8.8.
The Keene Family YMCA will be hosting their first ever gymnastics meet in their facility on Sunday, May 3rd at 11am. Please drop on by and wish the girls good luck in their last competition before the Regional Championships May 15th, 16th and 17th.