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District champions: Mount Si gymnastics heads for state as a team

The Mount Si gymnastics team, hosting (and winning) districts on Saturday, Feb. 15. Jenn Rogers, the best all-around athlete at SeaKing, holds the team trophy. - Photo by Christy Trotto
The Mount Si gymnastics team, hosting (and winning) districts on Saturday, Feb. 15. Jenn Rogers, the best all-around athlete at SeaKing, holds the team trophy.
— image credit: Photo by Christy Trotto

Mount Si gymnasts took the podium as district champions in competition last weekend in their home gym. The squad now advances to the state championships this past weekend in Tacoma.

Hosting the SeaKing district qualifiers, the Wildcats dominated on all events, with junior Jenn Rogers claiming the top all-around score.

Carissa Castagno was ninth in all-around. Rogers took first on beam with a 9.050. Castagno was seventh. Rogers was second on floor with a 9.425. Castagno tied for 11th. On vault, Rogers was fifth. Castagno was seventh, Hailey Johnson tied for eighth. On bars, Rogers was second, and Mackenzie Brown took ninth.

The Washington state gymnastics championships take place Friday, Feb. 21, at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall.

 

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