Shoreline Gymnastics Competes at Rhode Island Invitational

The Level 5 team from left to right: Megan Cravinho (Old Lyme), Amanda Rowe (Waterford), Meghan Kapij (Old Saybrook) and Madeline SanMarco (Madison).

Shoreline Gymnastics of Old Saybrook competed at the Rhode Island Invitational at the Providence Convention Center in Providence on December 8th and 9th.

Levels 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 were represented. The Level 4 team included Helena Gernhardt (Old Saybrook), Emily Smith (Clinton), Madeline Fraser (East Lyme), Abigail Maynard (Waterford) and Ella Ferrucci (Essex). Strong individual performances for Level 4 on vault included Gernhardt (first), Fraser (first) and Maynard (tied for first); bars Gernhardt (third) and Fraser (tied for third); beam Maynard (tied for second); floor Fraser (tied for second) and Gernhardt (third); and all around Gernhardt (second).

The Level 5 team included Meghan Kapij (Old Saybrook), Megan Cravinho (Old Lyme), Madeline SanMarco (Madison) and Amanda Rowe (Waterford). Strong individual performances for Level 5 on vault included Rowe (first); and bars included Rowe (tied for third). The Level 5 team placed well in many other events including fourth on vault, floor and all-around and fifth on bars, floor and all-around.

The Level 6 team included Addison Marchese (Essex), Elizabeth Cravinho (Old Lyme), Alexandra Bishop (Old Saybrook), Haley Smith (Clinton) and Mackenzie Mahar (Pawcatuck). Strong individual performances for Level 6 on beam included Smith (tied for third). The Level 6 team placed well in many other events including tied for fourth on vault, fifth on beam and tied for fifth on floor.

The Level 7 team included Kate Ryan (East Haddam), Tehya Cerase (Westbrook), Mary Bolles (Old Lyme), Daria Mazziotti (Killingworth) and Emma Katko (Essex). Strong individual performances on vault included Bolles (second); bars Bolles (tied for second); beam Ryan (second) and Bolles (tied for second); and all around Bolles (third).

The Level 8 team included Katie Seegert (Old Saybrook), Kylie McCarthy (Old Lyme) and Morgan Staehle (Oakdale). The Level 8 team placed well in many events including fifth on floor.

The Level 9 team included Samantha LeMire (Moodus), Megan McNeil (Pawcatuck) and Abby McGuirk (Madison). Strong individual performances on vault included McNeil (tied for second) and LeMire (tied for third); bars LeMire (tied for first) and McNeil (second); floor LeMire (first) and McNeil (second); and all around McNeil (second) and LeMire (third).