ACHIEVERS GYMNASTS COMPETE AT THE LARGEST GYMNASTICS COMPETITION IN USA
Gymnasts achieve 12 Top 5 Placements and 35 Top 10 Placements
DENTON, TX – Gymnasts from Achiever’s GymnasticsCenter competed in the Metroplex Challenge held at the Fort WorthConvention Center in Fort Worth, Texas, on January 26-28, 2018. This competition is the largest gymnastics competition in the United States this year and was attended by more than 4200 of the top gymnasts throughout the country with many Achievers Gymnasts placing at or near the top of the competition.
Top performances were achieved by Haylie Huggins from Decatur and Raegan Baker from Burneyville, Oklahoma. Huggins earned her Gold medal on the Uneven Bars in Level 6 Sr. A division. Baker earned top honors on the Balance Beam in Level 6 Jr. B division. Baker also earned a Silver Medal for her Uneven Bars routine. A Bronze medal performance was turned in by Kaden Weatherly, from Sanger, who took 3rd on the Balance Beam in Level 7 Jr. A division.
The next competition for the Achievers Gymnastics Team is the Magical Classic to be held at OrangeCountyConvention Center in Orlando, Florida on February 16 – 18, 2018.
Level 10, Sr. A Division:
Claire Willenborg, Highland Village, 4th on Vault, 6th on Beam, 7th on Floor, 8th All Around.
Level 9, Sr. B Division:
Lauren Grubke, Highland Village, 4th on Floor, 7th on Vault.
Kaitlyn Kerns, Highland Village, 6th on Vault, 9th on Floor.
Level 8, Jr. B Division:
Amanda Wisker, Denton, 7th on Vault, 8th on Bars, 9th All Around.
Level 7 Jr. A Division:
Kaden Weatherly, Sanger, 3rd on Beam, 4th on Bars, 6th on Vault, 7th All Around.
Level 7, Sr. A Division:
Erika Gustafson, Denton, 4th on Beam, 6th on Bars, 10th All Around.
Level 7, Sr. B Division:
Maddison Justice, Denton, 5th on Vault, 7th on Bars, 10th on Beam and All Around.
Juliana Paiva, Corinth, 9th on Bars.
Level 6, Jr. B Division:
Raegan Baker, Burneyville, Oklahoma, 1st on Beam, 2nd on Bars, 4th All Around, 7th on Floor.
Level 6 Sr. A Division:
Haylie Huggins, Decatur, 1st on Bars, 6th on Floor and All Around, 7th on Vault.
Level 6 Sr. B Division:
Madelyn Hurst, Aubrey, 4th on Beam and Floor, 6th on Bars and All Around.
For more information, please contact Frank Kudlac, Head Coach, and Director of Operations at (940) 484-4900, or by e-mail at Frank.Kudlac@achieversgymnastics.com
Achievers Gymnastics is owned and operated by Frank and Johnna Kudlac since 1992. Celebrating 26 years serving the Denton community, the Achievers curriculum consists of many inter-working programs including Girls and Boys USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic gymnastics teams, Girls TAAF Teams, Parkour classes, Achievers Ninja Warrior Training, and various levels of recreational gymnastics, cheer and tumbling classes for children and adults of all ages.