USEF National Team Vaulting Champions Crowned in Denver
RELEASE: August 11, 2013
AUTHOR/ADMINISTRATOR: Andrew Minnick
Mt. Eden Sun, repeat A division USEF National Team Vaulting Champions (Lynne Owen/VaultingPhotos.com)
- Three of ten available USEF National Championships have been awarded so far at the 2013 USEF/AVA National Vaulting Championships being held through Sunday at the National Western Complex. In the A division the team from Mt. Eden Sun in Saratoga, Ca defended their title from 2012. The team was made up of vaulters Makayla Clyne, Alexandra Thrasher, Elizabeth Ioannou, Mackenzie Thurman, Bodhi Hall and Michelle Guo. They vaulted on Jan Garrod's Urfreund Rosengaard and were lunged by Emma Seely on their way to a 7.518 overall score. The Warm Beach Revelation Team, from Warm Beach Vaulters club in Stanwood, WA, were reserve A division champions.
In the B division the Warm Beach Revelation team was able to get the best of Mt. Eden and snag the championship. The team of Daniel Janes, Chad Andrews, Ruth Valsquier, Kaleb Patterson, Allison Mitchell, and Courtney Cavinaw,vaulting on Prize and lunged by Patti Skipton, earned a win over the Mt. Eden Bollywood team.
The C divisions team championship was awarded on Friday and went to the Above and Beyond/Apex Avant-Garde team from the Above and Beyond Vaulters club in Snohomish, WA.
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