Region 1 Team Wins Gold
Level 9 Western Championships
Region 1 was the Super Team champion, and Regions 3 and 4 landed in second and third, respectively. The individual all-around champions from the Eastern Championships are listed below.
- Junior and Senior 1: Mya Lauzon of Metropolitan, 38.525, junior; Bianca Liberio of Arizona Sunrays, 38.050, senior
- Junior and Senior 2: Amanda Zeng of Gym East, 37.975, junior; Donna Webster of Cascade Elite, 38.250, senior
- Junior and Senior 3: Taylor Russon of San Mateo, 38.600, junior; Sara Taubman of Head Over Heels, 38.200
- Junior and Senior 4: Logan Agcaoili of HITS, 38.075, junior; Caylin Smisek of Twin City Twisters, 37.725, senior
- Junior and Senior 5: Natalie Reid of Cascade Elite, 38.025, junior; Kamber Mahaffey of Bart Conner, 37.800, senior
- Junior and Senior 6: Emma Harbour of National Elite, 37.775, junior; Lauren Claus-Smith of California CGA, 37.750, senior
- Junior and Senior 7: Emily Yang of Auburn, 37.850, junior; Tori Twiggs of Texas Dreams, 37.625, senior
- Junior and Senior 8: Sierra Black of Metroplex, 37.675, junior; Aaliyah O’Connell of Iowa Gym-Nest, 37.825, senior
The Western Championships featured 16 age divisions, which were determined by birth date. The Level 9 Western Championships had the top gymnasts from Regions 1-4. The states that comprise each region are: Region 1 -- Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah; Region 2 – Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington; Region 3 – Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Wyoming; and Region 4 – Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin.
Spokane Gymnastics and the Spokane Sports Commission hosted the Level 9 Western Championships.