Zeng, Kerber headline U.S. Rhythmic World Team
posted on 08/21/2015

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INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 20, 2015 – Led by five-time Pan Am Games gold medalist Laura Zeng of Libertyville, Ill./North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center, and two-time World all-around finalist Jazzy Kerber of Highland Park, Ill./North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center, USA Gymnastics announced today the U.S. Team for the World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships, scheduled for Sept. 7-13 in Stuttgart, Germany.

Joining Zeng and Kerber are Serena Lu of Staten Island, N.Y./Isadora, and Camilla Feeley of Deerfield, Ill./North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center, who finished third and fourth, respectively, at the USA Gymnastics Championships in June.

In addition to the four individuals, the U.S. senior group will also represent Team USA at the World Championships. The members of the rhythmic gymnastics group, who train at North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center, are: Kiana Eide of Northbrook, Ill.; Alisa Kano of Glencoe, Ill.; Natalie McGiffert of Northbrook, Ill.; Monica Rokhman of Northbrook, Ill.; Jennifer Rokhman of Northbrook, Ill.; and Kristen Shaldybin of Chicago. Last month, they won the first gold medal in group rhythmic gymnastics at the Pan Am Games for the U.S.