February 26, 2018
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North Atlantic Gymnastics team takes 2nd in state championship

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ROCKPORT, Maine — Congratulations to all the boys on the North Atlantic Gymnastics team for their second place finish at the Maine State Championships. The meet was held at the Bath YMCA on Saturday. The boys placed second only to Maine Academy Gymnastics from Westbrook. In addition to the team award, there were many individual titles won:

Ben Craft of Hope won the all-around for the 9-10 year old division with a 56.00 all-around. Ben also won individual state titles on Still Rings (9.9) and high bar (10.1). In addition to his individual titles, also placed 2nd on pommel horse with an 8.8 and second on parallel bars with a 9.0.

Second to Ben in the all-around was Cameron Hedstrom of Camden with a 54.8. Cameron placed second on still rings (9.7), parallel bars (9.6) and vault (9.1).

Torr Denny  of Rockport was the parallel bar state champion in the 9-10 year old division with a 10.2. He also placed second on high bar (9.6) and third on vault (8.8) and still rings (9.6). His all-around of  54.2 placed him 4th, missing third place by 0.1.

In the 7-8 year old division Ben Schenk placed 6th with a 55.9. He was forth on both pommel horse (9.5) and parallel bars (9.4). Owen Berez of Camden placed 12th all-around scoring a 51.7. Owen’s top finish on an individual event was forth place on vault with a 9.2. Noah Thackeray of Rockland placed 14th all-around with a 50.5. Noah’s top individual event finish was second place on still rings with a 9.8.

Organization: North Atlantic Gymnastics Academy

Phone: 207.629.7576
Email: northatlanticgym@gmail.com