Aiken  gymnasts find success at Myrtle Beach

The Aiken Gymnastics Silver, Gold and Platinum gymnasts, as well as two gymnasts competing in levels 7 and 8, competed in the 2009 Myrtle Beach Invitational gymnastics meet held Jan. 17-18 in Myrtle Beach. All Aiken teams took home first place trophies, as some very high scores were achieved by many of the gymnasts. Gymnasts receiving a score of 9.5 or better on any event were recognized with a certificate and have become all star members of the Myrtle Beach Invitational 9.5 Club. Aiken gymnasts receiving this special recognition were Bailey Adams, Emily Anzalone, Caitlin Clark, Amanda Parker, Rachel Parker and Holly Randolph. All-around winners in their levels and age groups were Bailey Adams, Lakin Godwin, Amanda Parker, Jetta Adams, Alicia Masters, Caitlin Clark and Holly Randolph. Other gold medal winners were Nicole Jackson, Emily Anzalone, Lexi Floyd, Julianne Bryant, Emily Spurrier, Lindsay Carroll, Carly Carr, Julie Pretorius and Courtney McRae. Silver medal winners were Alexis Pollard, Renata Hansen, Merritt Moore, Amanda Parker, Emily Anzalone, Lexi Floyd, Alicia Masters, Julianne Bryant, Emily Spurrier, Caitlin Clark, Carly Carr, Ashlyn Harling, Holly Randolph and Rachel Parker. Bronze medal winners were Nicole Jackson, Alexis Pollard, Ali Curry, Renata Hansen, Merritt Moore, Amanda Parker, Lexi Trumble, Julianne Bryant, Jordan Clendenen, Carly Carr, Ashlyn Harling, Julie Pretorius, Rachel Parker and Jamie Brill. For more information on Aiken Gymnastics, you may visit the website at www.aikengymnastics.com Individuals scores are as follows: Silver (Age 7-8) Jetta Adams, vault, 8.975, fourth, Bars, 9.2, first, Beam, 9.35, first, Floor, 9.45, first, all-around, 36.975, first Lexi Floyd, vault, 9.25, first, Bars, 9.05, second, Beam, 9.125, second, Floor, 9.1, second, all-around, 36.525, second Silver (Age 9-10) Alicia Masters, vault, 9.225, second, Bars, 9.25, second, Beam, 8.85, second, Floor, 9.45, first, all-around, 36.775, first Julianne Bryant, vault, 9.05, sixth, Bars, 9.325, first, Beam, 8.65, third, Floor, 9.075, fourth, all-around, 36.1, second Jordan Clendenen, vault, 9.1, third, Bars, 8.8, fourth, Beam, 8.45, fifth, Floor, 9.1, third, all-around, 35.45, third Emily Spurrier, vault, 8.75, tenth, Bars, 8.4, eighth, Beam, 8.875, first, Floor, 9.15, second, all-around, 35.175, fourth Lindsay Carroll, vault, 9.275, first, Bars, 8.8, fourth, Beam, 7.6, eleventh, Floor, 9.05, fifth, all-around, 34.725, sixth Silver (Age 11) Caitlin Clark, vault, 8.75, tenth, Bars, 9.15, second, Beam, 9.575, first, Floor, 9.5, first, all-around, 36.975, first Carly Carr, vault, 9.175, third, Bars, 9.325, first, Beam, 8.75, third, Floor, 9.05, third, all-around, 36.3, second Ashlyn Harling, vault, 8.85, ninth, Bars, 9.05, third, Beam, 9.025, second, Floor, 8.85, fourth, all-around, 35.775, third Stephanie Polk, vault, 8.9, seventh, Bars, 8.5, sixth, Beam, 8.45, fifth, Floor, 7.9, eleventh, all-around, 33.75, seventh Silver (Age 12+) Holly Randolph, vault, 9.1, sixth, Bars, 9.5, first, Beam, 9.6, first, Floor, 9.325, second, all-around, 37.525, first Julie Pretorius, vault, 8.95, ninth, Bars, 9.4, third, Beam, 9, fifth, Floor, 9.375, first, all-around, 36.725, third Rachel Parker, vault, 8.7, thirteenth, Bars, 9.5, second, Beam, 9.25, second, Floor, 8.85, eleventh, all-around, 36.3, fourth Jamie Brill, vault, 9.175, third, Bars, 8.95, sixth, Beam, 8.825, sixth, Floor, 9.325, third, all-around, 36.275, fifth Katherine Hazlewood, vault, 9.15, fourth, Bars, 8.95, sixth, Beam, 8.75, seventh, Floor, 9.15, seventh, all-around, 36, sixth Melanie Pretorius, vault, 9.15, fourth, Bars, 9.3, fourth, Beam, 8.7, eighth, Floor, 8.8, twelfth, all-around, 35.95, seventh Bianca McNair, vault, 9.1, sixth, Bars, 8.65, eighth, Beam, 8.175, tenth, Floor, 9.1, eighth, all-around, 35.025, ninth Gold (Age 11-12) Bailey Adams, vault, 8.8, seventh, Bars, 9.525, first, Beam, 9.3, first, Floor, 9.2, first, all-around, 36.825, first Nicole Jackson, vault, 9.4, first, Bars, 8.925, fourth, Beam, 9.225, third, Floor, 9, fifth, all-around, 36.55, second Alexis Pollard, vault, 9.15, second, Bars, 9.05, third, Beam, 9.25, second, Floor, 9.1, fourth, all-around, 36.55, third Ali Curry, vault, 8.85, sixth, Bars, 8.1, eleventh, Beam, 8.3, eighth, Floor, 9.15, third, all-around, 34.4, ninth Gold (Age 13+) Lakin Godwin, vault, 8.85, sixth, Bars, 9.1, first, Beam, 9.25, first, Floor, 9.175, fourth, all-around, 36.375, first Renata Hansen, vault, 9.4, second, Bars, 8.35, eleventh, Beam, 9.075, second, Floor, 8.8, ninth, all-around, 35.625, third Lindsey Brill, vault, 9.05, fourth, Bars, 8.65, seventh, Beam, 8.65, sixth, Floor, 9.075, seventh, all-around, 35.425, fifth Emma Bernier, vault, 8.85, sixth, Bars, 8.55, eighth, Beam, 8.6, seventh, Floor, 8.65, twelfth, all-around, 34.65, tenth Platinum (Age 14+) Amanda Parker, vault, 9.55, first, Bars, 9.025, fourth, Beam, 9.4, second, Floor, 9.25, third, all-around, 37.225, first Emily Anzalone, vault, 9.2, fourth, Bars, 9.15, first, Beam, 9.15, fourth, Floor, 9.65, first, all-around, 37.15, second Lexi Trumble, vault (scratch), Bars, 8.7, fifth, Beam, 9.3, third, Floor, 9.2, fourth, all-around, 27.2, fifth Hope Bennett, vault (scratch) Bars (scratch), Beam, 9.15, fourth, Floor (scratch), all-around, 9.15, sixth Level 7 (Age 12) Merritt Moore, vault, 9.4, third, Bars, 9.125, second, Beam, 9.15, fifth, Floor, 8.9, sixth, all-around, 36.575, third Level 8 (Age 14+) Courtney McRae, vault, 9.45, first, Bars (scratch), Beam (scratch), Floor, 9.4, first, all-around, 18.85, eleventh