Eight all-around medalists for Gemini
OSHAWA – Gemini Gymnastics crowned four all-around champions, three runners-up and one bronze medallist while hosting the first provincial gymnastic qualifier of the year Jan. 22-24 at the Oshawa gym.
Over 200 of Ontario’s higher level provincial gymnasts from across Ontario, including from Ottawa, Windsor and Niagara Falls, were in attendance. The gymnasts were competing for a chance to qualify for the Ontario championships to be held in the spring.
Provincial level athletes in the optional levels (levels 6-10) compete in three qualifying meets held across the province for a chance to make it to the Ontario championships. The top 32-ranked athletes in each level qualify to attend.
During the course of the weekend, Gemini’s athletes made their mark by winning the eight all-around medals, and also collected an impressive 39 individual medals.
Gemini also received the first-place team award for level 7 and third-place team award for level 8.
Here are the all-around results for Gemini’s 13 athletes.
Level 6, age 12: Emily Miller 1st.
Level 6, age 13: Jessica Reid 2nd.
Level 7, age 10/11: Isabella Kowan 4th.
Level 7, age 12: Jordyn Thomas 2nd.
Level 7, age 13: Emma Afante 2nd, Myah Tabinga 5th, Kelsey Croxon 7th.
Level 7, age 14/15: Kimora Richards-LaRose 1st, Tyne Northey 3rd, Jessica Moeller 4th.
Level 8, age 12/13: Alexandra Godbout Fowler 1st.
Level 8, age 14/15: Sasha Haughton 1st.
Level 10, age 15-and-over: Breanna Ho 5th.