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Hezly Rivera (Oradell, N.J./WOGA Gymnastics) secured her second silver medal of the competition on Sunday, placing second on floor exercise to close out the 2023 Junior Artistic World Championships in Antalya, Turkey. The 2023 Winter Cup all-around champion added to her team silver that the U.S. women won on Thursday.

Rivera posted a 12.833 on floor to finish behind Italy’s Giulia Perotti in first with a 12.900. Rivera edged out Japan’s Haruka Nakamura, who was in third with a 12.800. Abigail Martin of Great Britain was fourth with a 12.533, just ahead of Jayla Hang (Bellevue, Wash./Pacific Reign Gymnastics) who notched a top-five finish with a 12.500.