Lady Gym Devils Finish 2nd Against Colquitt

Tifton Ga.- In the final regular season meet of the year, the Tift County Gym Devils would finally get a chance to host their only home meet. Tift would square off tonight against Neighbor Colquitt County. The Gym Devils have been steadily improving each meet all year. Tonight’s meet was very special. The first “Official Meet” ever held at Tift Gymnastics Academy by any competitive team. It would also be the first and last time competing in front of the home crowd for senior Kymber Fletcher. Fletcher has been on the team for two years and is the team captain this year.

Senior Kymber Fletcher

Senior Kymber Fletcher 

2015 Gym Devils

2015 Gym Devils

Tonight Coach Jodi Roberts would give each member of the team a chance to compete in at least one event at the Home Meet.

This would allow the ladies a chance at getting valuable competitive experience for this young team. Anchoring the team was Khloe Parker. Taking First place in all events,Parker would also take the all around championship as well. Hannah Newsome would place 5th in the all round tonight as well. Emily Futch

Emily Futch Competes on the Beam

Emily Futch Competes on the Beam

would place 4th on the the Beam and 5th on the vault tonight.Briana Nelson still

Briana Nelson competes on the Vault

Briana Nelson competes on the Vault

plagued with a shoulder injury still would take a 5th place on the bars tonight. The ladies fought hard tonight, but came up a little short against a powerful Colquitt team.

The Team now has to prepare for next weekends State Qualifying meet in Atlanta at the Dunwoody School. Also Competing tonight was Camden County vs Lowndes And Camden County would take that match. Camden And Colquitt also had a Middle School meet tonight with Camden winning that match.Tift Gymnastics Home MeetTift Gymnastics Home Meet

Lauren Barr Competes on Floor Exercise

Lauren Barr Competes on Floor Exercise

Scores For Tift:

 Vault: Khloe Parker 9.6, Hannah Newsome 8.4, Emily Futch 8.7, Briana Nelson 8.3, Kymber Fletcher 8.4

Bars: Khloe Parker 9.1, Hannah Newsome 6.8, Briana Nelson 8.0

Beam: Khloe Parker 9.1, Hannah Newsome 7.5, Emily Futch 8.7, Caroline Miller 7.3,Haley Newsome 6.1

Floor Exercise: Khloe Parker 9.5, Hannah Newsome 8.0, Caroline Miller 7.6, Haley Newsome 7.5, Lauren Barr 7.2

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