Blanchard Fifth, Weston Sixth in Switzerland
posted on 08/28/2006
Erin Blanchard, Lafayette, La., took fifth place in women's individual trampoline at the World Cup in Savognin, Switzerland over the weekend. Blanchard, eighth after prelims, moved up to fifth with a score of 35.60 in the final round. On the men's side, Ryan Weston, Chubbuck, Id., finished in sixth place by scoring 38.10. Weston teamed with Chris Estrada in synchronized trampoline, where they finished ninth. Winning the women's individual event was China's Huang Shanshan, 38.40, while Yasuhiro Ueyama won men's individual trampoline at 40.60.