Kozitskiy makes ball finals at Moscow Grand Prix
posted on 02/23/2010

2009 Junior Pan American Championships all-around silver-medalist and clubs champion Polina Kozitskiy of Fountainville, Pa., finished 10th in the junior all-around competition at the 2010 Rhythmic Gymnastics Grand Prix, February 20-21 in Moscow, Russia. Twenty-eight countries participated.

Kozitskiy, who trains at Philadelphia Rhythmic Academy and finished third in the junior all-around at the Rhythmic Challenge, earned an all-around score of 89.375 and qualified into ball finals, where she placed seventh. North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center’s Shelby Kisiel of Houston, who was third in the all-around at the 2010 Rhythmic Challenge, competed in only her second senior international competition and finished in the top 25 in the all-around.

2009 world champion Evgenia Kanaeva of Russia won the senior all-around title. The next event on the Grand Prix circuit will be in Kiev, Ukraine, March 18-20.