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Level 3 team at State

Level 3 Gymnasts Compete at State

Congratulations to our Level 3 gymnasts! They had a long weekend of competition at the Level 3 USAG Illinois State Championship. These athletes have worked so hard this season and we can’t wait to see what they do next season! We had 25 athletes compete. They are coached by Jacob Huff, Hope Huff, Kiki Backoff, and Damon Wilson.
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Elite Tumbler, Maggie Schutte, Makes All-Star National Team

Maggie Schutte, current senior at Quincy Senior High School (QHS), has been a long-time fixture on Gem City’s tumbling team. She’s been a leader through her consistent hard work and willingness to help other athletes. In April, Schutte was awarded the USTA Southern Illinois graduating Senior Scholarship Award at the Southern Illinois State Championship and made the All-Star National Team.

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Athletes and coaches at 2018 USTA Southern Illinois State Championship

Tumblers Win Big at State Championship

Eight Gem City athletes came home as State Champions and 36 of our competitors qualified to advance to Nationals at the 2018 United States Trampoline & Tumbling Association (USTA) Southern Illinois State Championship in Pana, IL on April 22! A total of 39 Gem City tumblers competed at the State meet.

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Region 5 USA Gymnastics

Gymnasts Compete at Regionals

Haley Woodyard and Ava Winking competed at Regionals for Gem City and as members of the Illinois Regionals Team. Haley placed 2nd on balance beam and 7th on vault. They are coached by Jacob Huff, Hope Huff, Kiki Backoff, and Damon Wilson. We are proud of both girls for making it so far this season!

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Come learn with Gem City!

What is Evaluation Week?

Evaluation week is a great opportunity for coaches, athletes, and parents to take a step back and celebrate the progress that’s been made during the session! Each athlete will receive a written evaluation from their coach for their recommended class for the next session.

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