ACHIEVERS TAAF GYMNASTICS TEAM COMPLETES SEASON ON HIGH NOTE
Gymnasts achieve 4 State Championship Titles and 14 Top 10 Placements
DENTON, TX – Gymnasts from the Achiever’s Gymnastics Center TAAF Team competed at the TAAF Level 3 State Championships held at Texas Best Gymnastics in McKinney, Texas, on May 11, 2018. This competition is the culminating competition of the season for TAAF (Texas Amateur Athletic Federation) athletes with many Achievers gymnasts placing at or near the top of the competition.
State Championship Titles were earned by Taryn Walimaa from Hickory Creek and Kayla Ross from Shady Shores. Walimaa took home State Titles on Uneven Bars, Floor and in the All-Around competition as well as taking home the Silver on the Balance Beam in Level 3 Division 6A. Ross earned top honors on the Balance Beam in Level 3 Division 7A.
Additionally, a Silver Medal performance was turned in by Reese Brackeen from Krum on Floor Exercise in Level 3 Division 5A. Brackeen also earned a Bronze Medal on Vault. Also, Kelsey Scharfe, from Corinth, won e the Bronze Medal on Floor Exercise in Level 3 Division 4H.
The Achievers TAAF Gymnastics Level 3 Team athletes are back in the gym training for the 2019 competition season.
Level 3, Division 7A:
Kayla Ross, Shady Shores, placed 1st on Beam, 2nd on Vault.
Level 3, Division 6A:
Taryn Walimaa, Hickory Creek, placed 1st on Bars, Floor, and All Around, 2nd on Beam.
Level 3, Division 5A:
Reese Brackeen, Krum, placed 2nd on Floor, 3rd on Vault.
Level 3, Division 4H:
Kelsey Scharfe, Corinth, placed 3rd on Floor, 5th on Beam and All Around.
Emma Lindsey, Corinth, placed 4th on Vault, 5th on Beam, 6th on Floor.
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.