Smith's 34.9 earns all-around victory in gymnastics

AnchorageSeptember 13, 2013 

 Makenzie Smith of Eagle River won three events to capture all-around honors Friday at a three-team gymnastics meet at Dimond.

Smith scored 34.9 points for an overwhelming victory in the all-around. She posted wins in balance beam (9.3), floor exercise (9.1) and uneven parallel bars (8.65).

Kyla Gongora won the vault to lead Service to the team title. The Cougars scored 168.825 points to edge Dimond by 1.525 points. Smith was Eagle River’s lone scorer.

 

Service 168.825, Dimond 167.3, Eagle River 34.9

 Vault — 1) Kyla Gongora (S) 8.125; 2) Vianey Romero (S) 8.05; 3) Makenzie Smith (ER) 7.85; 4) Cali Ferman (D) 7.75; 5) tie, Melissa Burnett (S) and Cara Frischkorn (D) 7.70. Bars —1) Smith (ER) 8.65; 2) Gongora (S) 7.6; 3) Romero (S) 6.55; 4) Ferman (D) 5.75; 5) Burnett (S) 5.7.  Beam — 1) Smith (ER) 9.3; 2) Romero (S) 7.8; 3) Ferman (D) 7.35; 4) Burnett (S) 7.1; 5) Gongora (S) 6.8. Floor —  1) Smith (ER) 9.1; 2) Gongora (S) 8.35; 3) Brittanie Peters (D) 8.15; 4) Lauren Gaither (D) 8.0; 5) Ferman (D) 7.9.  All-around —  1) Smith (ER) 34.9; 2) Gongora (S) 30.875; 3) Romero (S) 30.15; 4) Ferman (D) 28.75; 5) Burnett (S) 28.35.  

 

Mills leads South

Jojo Mills won all four events Friday to lead South to a convincing victory in a three-team gymnastics meet at Chugiak.

Mills totaled 34.35 points in the all-around, and South amassed 196.9 points for a big win over Chugiak and East.

South 196.9, Chugiak 110.7, East 81.2 

Vault —  1) Jojo Mills, South, 8.25; 2) Ann DelValle, East, 7.85; 3) Milena Denney, South, 7.55; 4) Jessica Fuller, South, 7.5;  5) Bella Wiggins, Chugiak, 7.45. Bars —   1)  Jojo Mills, South, 8.8; 2) Milena Denney, South, 7.7; 3) Maddie Smith, Chugiak, 7.3; 4) Jessica Fuller, South, 7.2;  5) Allie Evans, South, 5.9. Beam — 1) Jojo Mills, South, 8.65; 2) Milena Denney, South, & Maddie Smith, Chugiak, 7.65; 3) Alicia Reitz, Chugiak, 7.45;  4) Jessica Fuller, South, 7.3; 5) Allie Evans, South, 7.0. Floor — 1) Jojo Mills, South, 8.65; 2) Allie Evans, South, 8.15; 3) Milena Denney, South, 8.05; 4) Jessica Fuller, South, 8.0; 5) Bella Wiggins, Chugiak, 7.8. All Around —  1) Jojo Mills, South, 34.35; 2) Milena Denney, South, 30.95; 3) Jessica Fuller, South, 30.00; 4) Allie Evans, South, 28.45; 5) Logan Brink, South, 27.65.

 

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