USA wins four medals at Irina Deleanu Cup
posted on 05/08/2009

Rebecca Sereda

BUCHAREST, Romania – Rebecca Sereda of Staten Island, N.Y./Lido Isadora Sports School, won the junior rope title, as well as a silver in ball and the bronze all-around medal at the 8th Irina Deleanu Cup in Bucharest, Romania, on April 25-26.

Michelle Milstein Eagan, Minn./International Gymnastics of Minnesota claimed the senior bronze medal in the ball. She barely missed out on four more medals, as she finished fourth in rope, hoop and ribbon. She also was fifth in the all-around with a score of 87.100.

Senior Finals

All-Around:
1. Irina Lalciu (ROM) - 97500
2. Ekaterina Donich (RUS) - 96.950
3. Federica Febbo (ITA) - 92.250
USA finish
5. Michelle Milstein (USA) - 87.100

Rope:
1. Ekaterina Donich (RUS) - 25.300
2. Irina Lalciu (ROM) - 24.500
3. Federica Febbo (ITA) - 23.900
USA finish
4. Michelle Milstein (USA) - 21.750

Hoop:
1. Irina Lalciu (ROM) - 24.750
2. Ekaterina Donich (RUS) - 24.400
3. Federica Febbo (ITA) - 24.350
USA finish
4. Michelle Milstein (USA) - 22.900

Ball:
1. Irina Lalciu (ROM) – 24.350
2. Ekaterina Donich (RUS) – 23.100
3. Michelle Milstein (USA) – 22.400

Ribbon:
1. Ekaterina Donich (RUS) - 24.150
2. Irina Lalciu - (ROM) - 23.900
3. Federica Febbo (ITA) - 23.200
USA finish
4. Michelle Milstein (USA) - 20.050

Junior Finals

All-Around:
1. Alexandra Piscupescu (ROM) – 90.850
2. Nataliya Bulycheva (RUS) – 88.250
3. Rebecca Sereda (USA) – 87.175
Other USA finish
8. Olga Pavlenko (USA) – 79.850

Rope:
1. Rebecca Sereda (USA) – 22.775
2. Alexandra Piscupescu (ROM) – 22.650
3. Nataliya Bulycheva (RUS) – 22.200
Other USA finish
10. Olga Pavlenko (USA) – 20.050

Hoop:
1. Alexandra Piscupescu (ROM) – 23.350
2. Mari-Liis Siimon (EST) - 22.450
3. Karolina Sevastyanova (RUS) - 22.400
USA finishes
6. Rebecca Sereda (USA) - 21.400
15. Olga Pavlenko (USA) - 18.650

Ball:
1. Nataliya Bulycheva (RUS) – 22.500
2. Rebecca Sereda (USA) – 22.100
3. Alexandra Piscupescu (ROM) – 22.050
Other USA finish
5. Olga Pavlenko (USA) – 20.800

Clubs:
1. Alexandra Piscupescu (ROM) – 22.800
2. Alice Galli (ITA) - 21.250
3. Nataliya Bulycheva (RUS) - 21.250
USA finishes
4. Rebecca Sereda (USA) - 20.900
5. Olga Pavlenko (USA) - 20.350