For the City Times
Eleven-year-old Madelyn Manternach, a level 8 gymnast at Russell Gymnastics in Stevens Point, competed in Green Bay’s USAG Region 4 Regional Championships in April, placing second.
At the competition she placed 2nd all-around with a score of 36.725. Individually, she took 1st place on beam (9.450), 2nd place on floor (9.400), 10th place on bars (8.975) and 10th place on vault (8.900).
Manternach qualified for the regional championships due to her all-around score at the state meet.
At the regional championships she competed against qualifying gymnasts from Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska and Missouri.
Russell Gymnastics opened in 2012. The gym offers a full range of recreational and competitive gymnastics programs, from parent-tot classes through optionals level 10. Classes for boys are also offered.