Red River Gymnastics Coach Phil Fuselier and Level 4 gymnasts celebrate the team’s first-place win at a meet in Pine Bluff, Ark. They are, l-r, Callie Spangler, Gianna Ficklin, Alexis Wiley, Maddie Juneau (kneeling), Alyssa Martin, Alyssa Rusk (front) and Audette LeBlanc.
Red River Gymnastics of Pineville took home a first-place team trophy and 31 individual first-place medals at the Yankee Doodle Dandy 2010 gymnastics meet Jan. 16-17 in Pine Bluff, Ark.
The Level 4 team won first place in team competition. In individual competition, eight girls won all-around first place awards in their divisions. They are Level 4 gymnasts Alexis Wiley, Alyssa Rusk, Audette LeBlanc, Callie Spangler and Maddie Juneau, and Level 3 gymnasts Abi Hoover, Jessica Wright and Harper Gunn.
Taking home first-place medals in individual events were Alyssa Martin, uneven parallel bars; Gianna Ficklin, vault and balance beam; Brittany Rivers, floor exercise; Sarah Anders, beam and floor; Juneau, bars and floor; LeBlanc, bars, beam and floor; Rusk, vault and bars; Wiley, vault, bars, beam and floor; Gunn, bars, beam and floor; Hoover, beam and floor; Wright, floor.
Other all-around finishes: Abigail Miller, Martin, Ficklin and Rivers, second place; Brittany Matthews, third place; Anders, fourth.