High School Sports

High school gymnastics: Bellefonte’s Wakefield claims bars title

Bellefonte’s Kendra Wakefield brought home a first place finish in the bars of the Bronze Division of the Moon Invitational gymnastics meet on Saturday.

Wakefield finished with a score of 7.775 while teammate Brianna Hovies finished in fourth wiht 7.55. Wakefield and Hovies also competed together in the vault with Wakefield finishing seventh (8.525) and Hovies in at 11th (8.425).

Hovies also placed sixth in the beam with a score of 7.75 and eighth in all-around at 30.925.

In the Silver Division, Grace Young had a second and third place finish. Young’s highest finish was in the beam with a score of 8.6 and then a 8.075 was third in the bars. Olivia Williams took fifth in the bars with 7.875.