Briefs: Local sports Sept. 14, 2009
• Mitchell wins title in Montrose
KidzPlex Gymnastics won the Level 4 and 5 team titles this weekend at the Black Canyon Gymnastics Invitational in Montrose. The season opener included four teams and nearly 100 competitors from Western Colorado.
First place finishers in Level 4 include Meredith Mitchell at 36.9 overall and Jaedyn Daugherty.
In Level 5 for 9-10 year-olds, Makena Church finished first at 36.3. Morgan Hoffman came in first for 11-year-olds.
• Mesa women shut out UCCS
The Mesa State College women’s soccer team was limited to one goal, but that’s all it needed.
The Mavericks (5-1-0, 2-0-0 RMAC) defeated the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs 1-0 in an RMAC game Sunday afternoon in Colorado Springs. It was Mesa’s third shut out victory of the season.
Rachelle Ormond scored in the 65th minute on an assist by Kira Brannan. Ormond’s goal was one of 10 shots for Mesa.
Mesa goalkeeper Julia Rasmussen made one save. UCCS had 15 shots, but only one on goal.