From left: Ruby Nickoloff

River gymnasts roll onto provincials

The Campbell River Gymnastics Association had five girls go to the trials for the High School Provincial Championships held in Port Alberni.

The girls were representing their high schools – four athletes from Carihi and one from Timberline.  The girls did an excellent job qualifying four of the girls for the High school Provincials that will be later this month in Burnaby.

Highlights included Jasmine Duguay from Carihi capturing the Silver medal on bars, winning the Bronze on the vault and coming home with the Silver medal in the All Around competition in the level 3 division.  Leah Anderson  from Timberline won the Silver medals on both vault and the floor to finish up in 4th place in the All Around.  Jillian Frank from Carihi captured the Bronze medals on both bars and beam finishing up in 6th place in the All Around and Ruby Nickoloff took two 4th place ribbons, one on bars and one on the floor to come home in 7th place in the All Around.

In the level 2 division Jade Mackenzie representing Carihi captured a 7th place finish on the vault and an 8th place finish on the beam finishing in 12th place in the All Around.