Sierra_Huseby_CPT_073014
Photo by Christopher Tomlinson

Sierra Huseby is not your typical 11-year-old girl. Huseby’s love for gymnastics has given her a passion to chase in her life. In addition to being a good gymnast, Huseby is also a good long jumper, having won the standing long jump at the Hershey’s Track and Field Games for Colorado earlier this month.

Gym(nastics) rat

Sierra Huseby’s love for sport shows in her dedication

When an 11-year-old girl makes a birthday wish list, chances are it’s full of nail polish, hair accessories and anything that can be purchased at a Claire’s store.
Sierra Huseby looks like the classic preteen in her embellished tank top, shiny blonde hair and shimmering bronze eye shadow. But, Huseby is anything but classic, or typical.
When her mother, Nichele Huseby, asked Sierra what she wanted for her birthday a few years ago, she requested a balance beam, so she could perfect her gymnastics routines. When another birthday rolled around, Sierra asked for a Gold’s Gym membership.


    Tennis gives Burwell a needed distraction

    Kriss Burwell and Paul Poudrier got on a roll in the second set of their consolation doubles match.  … more

    Age advantage

    The old guys beat the young guys and the younger old guy beat the oldest guy.  … more

    A new No. 1

    Fast, quick, aggressive, polished and skilled.  … more

    Downhill racers

    As runners seemingly glided through the Monument Downhill 5K Race on Saturday morning near Colorado National Monument, they turned onto Bract Drive for the home stretch.  … more

HIGH SCHOOLS
CMU



sports video




POLL
With the trade deadline looming, the Rockies are drawing interest for Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gonzalez and Jorge De La Rosa. What should they do?


Search More Jobs





THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Sign in to your account
Information

© 2014 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy