Created on Saturday, 10 August 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Ten members of Gloria’s Tumbling Team recently traveled to Detroit to compete in the Junior Olympic National Competition that featured 400 competitors from across the country. As a state, Ohio placed first in trampoline, and second in tumbling and double mini trampoline. From the local team, Khierstyn Branan and Abby Kite received a perfect 10 in the synchronized trampoline competition and brought home a gold medal in the event. Other participants included Mekenzie Flora, Kylie Ropp, Tayteum Vigansky, Alaina Heath, Courtney Roach, Riley Myers, Jaxon Heath, Allison Penny and their coach Gloria Herring.