Stecklein wins all-around, leads KidzPlex to third place
Isabel Stecklein won the all-around title at the National Village Gymnastics Invitational in Colorado Springs last weekend, leading the USGA Level 7 KidzPlex Gymnastics team to a third-place team finish.
Stecklein placed first in the floor exercise with a score of 9.5, third on bars (9.25), fourth on beam (9.4) and fifth on vault (9.15) to finish with a 37.3. Jaedyn Daugherty placed fourth on bars (9.2) for KidzPlex.
Wright helps U.S. team defend Connolly Cup title
Captained by Grand Junction’s Susan Wright, the United States retained the Maureen Connolly Cup for the seventh consecutive time in the women’s 55-and-older division during the 2013 International Tennis Federation Seniors World Team Championships in Antalya, Turkey.
Wright played at No. 2 singles as the U.S. team beat Great Britain 2-0 in the finals.
The U.S. team remains in Antalya this week for the World Individual Championships, which run through Sunday.