J.O. National Team Camp wraps up in Texas
posted on 09/30/2013

The Women's Junior Olympic National Team Training Camp was conducted at the National Training Center in Huntsville, Texas, September 22-25. The 24 Level 10 athletes and their personal coaches had the pleasure of working with the following staff members:
    Brad Harris, Director
    Tammy Biggs-all events
    Neil Resnick-Vault
    Milan Stanovich-Bars
    Kathryn Geddert-Beam
    Jim Walker-Tumbling
    Kim Bonus-Dance
At the camp closing, camp awards were announced for some special accomplishments:
  • Vault: Maddy Stover (Wildfire Gymnastics-CA) for her willingness to change and try new techniques
  • Bars: Myia Hambrick (West Georgia) - new skill-Toe on & off to reverse hecht
    Lizzy LeDuc (Metroplex-TX) Caught her "Maloney"-toe on & off-Shaposhnikova
    Reagan Campbell (Texas Dreams) caught her Jaegers
  • Beam: Alyssa Shermatero (Olympia-MI) for her work ethic and great corrections
  • Tumbling: Brittney Ward (Missouri Valley) learned a Double Layout
  • Dance: Alicia Boren (North Stars-NJ) for best movement and artistry
Other athletes attending the camp were:
    Lauren Bancroft-Twistars, MI; Kennedi Edney & Jessica Wang Acaa Precision, CA; Lizzy Le Duc & Kyana George-Metroplex, TX; MaKenna Kelley Acaa Stars, TX; Abigail Armbrecht & Kylie DicksonAcaa Planet Gymnastics, AL; Maddie Karr Acaa Twin City Twisters-MN; Madison Cindric & Reagan Campbell, Texas Dreams AcaaTX; Sydney Snead Acaa Sonshine Gymnastics, NC; Annie Juarez Acaa DeVeau's, IN; Sydney Waltz Acaa Gold Medal, OH; Kristen Nogaki Acaa Wildfire, CA; Nicole Lehrmann & MaKenzie Brannan Acaa Capital, TX; Kaitlyn Hedelund Acaa Excalibur, VA