Geggie wins state championship


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Rodger O. Borror Middle School eighth grader Emma Geggie was the champion in the balance beam and runnerup in all-around and uneven bars competitions this past weekend at the USA Gymnastics Ohio Optional State Championship meet in Niles.


Rodger O. Borror Middle School eighth grader Emma Geggie finished as the state meet champion in the Level 8 Jr. D balance beam competition at the USA Gymnastics Ohio Optional State Championship meet Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Niles, Ohio, at the Mayor Ralph Infante Wellness Center.

Geggie posted a season-best score of 9.525 in winning the balance beam competition. She finished as runnerup in the uneven bars with a 9.475 score and was third in the vault with a 9.225. Geggie was fifth in floor exercise with a 9.200 score.

The Wilmington City Schools eighth grader scored a season-high 37.425 in the all-around (uneven bars, floor exercise, balance beam and vault) competition at state and finished as runnerup, edged out by all-around champion Olivia Lynd who had a 37.650.

Geggie’s all-around score also qualifies her to compete at the Level 8 Region 5 Championship meet April 15-17 in Lexington, Ky.

A competitive gymnast since age 5, Geggie has been training with and representing Queen City Gymnastics of Cincinnati.

Rodger O. Borror Middle School eighth grader Emma Geggie was the champion in the balance beam and runnerup in all-around and uneven bars competitions this past weekend at the USA Gymnastics Ohio Optional State Championship meet in Niles.
http://wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/web1_GYM_geggie.jpgRodger O. Borror Middle School eighth grader Emma Geggie was the champion in the balance beam and runnerup in all-around and uneven bars competitions this past weekend at the USA Gymnastics Ohio Optional State Championship meet in Niles.

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