Bright Raven gymnasts competed in the USA Gymnastics State Championships held at SUNY Brockport March 18-20 earning gold and qualifying to represent New York State at Regionals.
14-year-old Madison Conn of Chili earned a gold medal for her performance in vaulting competition. Conn competed as a Level 9 in the Junior B age division and also placed second in floor exercise, third on balance beam and second all around with a 36.80. 15-year-old Anneka Haber of Pittsford competed in the Level 9 Senior A division and placed third on the uneven parallel bars and third all around with a 36.125. Both gymnast’s high all around scores have qualified them to advance to USAG Level 9 Regionals to be held April 8-10 in Springfield, Massachusetts.
20-year-old Emily Thomas of North Chili competed in the Senior Xcel Diamond Competition and earned five gold medals by wining every event in addition to the all around competition. Emily’s high all around score of 37.625 has qualified her to advance to the Xcel Regional competition May 21-22 in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. The Bright Raven Xcel Diamond Team earned second place at the State Championships with the contributing efforts of Kristen Godshall of Spencerport and Morgan Vanderhoof of Chili.