Grove City's Maynard advances to state tournament
With sophomore Erin Maynard advancing to state as an individual, the Grove City High School gymnastics team scored 126.9 points and placed 13th in the 24-team district meet Feb. 23 at Worthington Kilbourne behind state-qualifiers Kilbourne (140.625), Dublin Coffman (138.925) and Thomas Worthington (136.125).
The top three teams advanced to the state team tournament Friday, March 1, at Hilliard Bradley, and the top nine individuals in each event and the all-around qualified for the individual state meet Saturday, March 2, at Bradley.
Maynard placed second on uneven bars (9.075), fourth on vault (9.2) and eighth all-around (35.2).
Central Crossing finished 19th (110.5) at district.