The 2022-23 Women’s Development Program season ended in grand style at the 2023 Development National Championships May 12-14 in Oklahoma City.
Region 1 clinched the Super Team title after posting a combined 75 points to finish ahead of Region 8 in second with 69 overall points. Region 3 was third with 63 points, Region 7 was fourth with 56 points, and Region 5 rounded out the top five with a total of 55 points.
Mackenzie Estep (Auburn, Wash./Ascend Gymnastics Center) of Region 2 had the highest all-around score among juniors during the championships, recording a 39.225 to win all-around gold. Hannah Scheible (Kimball, Mich./All American Flames Gymnastix) of Region 5 and Jamison Sears (Yorktown, Va./World Class Gymnastics) of Region 7 tied for the highest-scoring senior over the weekend, each posting a 39.275 all-around.
Sears was the most decorated gymnastic of the weekend, taking home four titles. In junior competition, Haley Mustari (Edmond, Okla./Dynamo Gymnastics) of Region 3 not only won her group all-around title, she was the only athlete to score a 10 during the competition, achieving the feat on uneven bars.
All-around champions were determined in each of the junior and senior age groups and the All-Star sessions. Winners are listed below by level along with any apparatus titles they also won.
All-around: Lauren Wright — Wallingford, Pa./Stallone Gymnastics, 37.000
All-around: Daisy Bowles — Henderson, Nev./Brown’s Gymnastics, 37.825
All-around: Jaysha McClendon — Scottsdale, Ariz./Rebound Gymnastics West, 38.225; also won bars (9.875)
Regional Team: Region 8, 151.450
All-around: Olivia Vandevander — Durham, N.C./Team Attraction, 38.625; also tied with Ronnie Amey (Oakland, Calif./Airborne Gymnastics) for bars gold (9.875)
Regional Team: Region 8, 153.000
All-around: CaMarah Williams — Kansas City, Mo./Edge Gymnastics, 38.950; also won balance beam (9.750) and floor exercise (9.825)
Regional Team: Region 4, 153.975
All-around: Haley Mustari — Edmond, Okla./Dynamo Gymnastics, 38.900; also won bars (10.000)
Regional Team: Region 3, 154.750
All-around: Sophia Diaz — Clarksville, Md./Hill’s Gymnastics, 38.825
Regional Team: Region 1, 154.750
All-around: Mackenzie Estep — Auburn, Wash./Ascend Gymnastics Center, 39.225; also tied with Kylee Kvamme (Auburn, Wash./Metropolitan Gymnastics) for beam gold (9.700) and tied with Nina Ballou (Boca Raton, Fla./American Twisters) for floor gold (9.850)
Regional Team: Region 2, 154.800
All-around: Avery Neff — South Jordan, Utah/Olympus Gymnastics, 39.175; also won beam (9.850) and floor (9.800)
Regional Team: Region 1, 154.725
All-around: Mika Webster-Longin — Richmond, Calif./East Bay Gymnastics, 38.700; also won bars (9,775) and floor (9.725)
Regional Team: Region 1, 154.825
All-around: Hannah Scheible — Kimball, Mich./All American Flames Gymnastix, 39.275; also won vault (9.950) and beam (9.950)
Regional Team: Region 5, 155.250
All-around: Ella Zirbes — Stillwater, Minn./Flips Gymnastics, 39.050
Regional Team: Region 1, 154.500
All-around: Jamison Sears — Yorktown, Va./World Class Gymnastics, 39.275; also won vault (9.900), floor (9.775) and tied with Chloe LaCoursiere (San Diego, Calif./Coastal Gymnastics Academy) for bars gold (9.950)
Regional Team: Region 7, 154.525
All-around: Soph Esposito — Melville, N.Y./New Image Gymnastics of Long Island, 39.000; also won beam (9.775)
Regional Team: Region 5, 154.550