Gymnastics: Perham suffers tough road loss at Melrose
Results from Perham gymnastics in Melrose.
The Perham gymnastics team fell short in Melrose on Tuesday night in a battle of two Section 8A contenders.
The Dutchmen handed Perham its second 8A dual loss of the season by a score of 140.75-137.775. Brittney Lorentz and Avery McAllister continued to lead the Yellowjackets with all-around scores of 36.15 and 34.625.
Lorentz’s highest mark came on the vault at 9.3. She also scored a 9.05 on the floor, 8.875 on the bars and an 8.925 on the beam. Lorentz had the highest all-around score between the two teams. McAllister put up a 9.6 on the vault and a 9.325 on the floor to lead all gymnasts.
Melrose’s Miranda Gieske (36.3) and Courtney Althaus (35.175) carried the load for the Dutchmen. Althouse scored a 9.15 or higher in three out of four events.
MELROSE 141.75, PERHAM 137.775
PERHAM INDIVIDUAL SCORES- VAULT- Avery McAllister 9.6, Brittney Lorentz 9.3, Cailyn Greisen 8.85, Elise Reuter 8.35, Eve Foltz 8.0; BARS- McAllister 7.05, Lorentz 8.875, Aryanna Myers 8.15, Greisen 7.35, Reuter 7.35; BEAM- McAllister 8.65, Lorentz 8.925, Myers 9.05, Gracie Morris 8,35, Stephanie Bernstetter 8.125; FLOOR- McAllister 9.325, Lorentz 9.05,Myers 8.7, Greisen 7.9, Morris 7.825