Marshfield gymnastics tops Wisconsin Rapids in GNC dual

WISCONSIN RAPIDS ā€“ Gracie Holland won three events and the all-around as the Marshfield gymnastics team beat Wisconsin Rapids in its Great Northern Conference dual meet finale on Tuesday night at Lincoln High School.

The Tigers won 135.475-114.475 to finish the GNC dual meet season with a 3-1 record.

Holland won the floor exercise (9.2), uneven bars (9.425), and the vault (9.6) to take the all-around title with 36.175 points.

Emma Haugen finished second in the all-around (34.05) for the Tigers, winning the balance beam with a score of 8.5 and finished second in both the uneven bars (8.05) and vault (9.0).

Brooke McGrath added a second-place finish in the floor exercise (8.65) and Hanna Merkel was second in the balance beam (8.05) for Marshfield.

Marshfield is off until the Great Northern Conference Meet on Feb. 15 at Ashland.

Varsity
Marshfield 135.475, Wisconsin Rapids 114.475
Winners and Marshfield finishers
All-around:
1. Gracie Holland (MAR) 36.175; 2. Emma Haugen (MAR) 34.05; 3. Hanna Merkel (MAR) 31.625.
Balance beam: 1. Haugen (MAR) 8.5; 2. Merkel (MAR) 8.05; 3. Shantel Nienast (MAR) 8.0; 4. Holland (MAR) 7.95; 6. Makenna Yeske (MAR) 7.5.
Floor exercise: 1. Holland (MAR) 9.2; 2. Brooke McGrath (MAR) 8.65; 3. Ally Baake (MAR) 8.525; 4. Haugen (MAR) 8.5; 6. Merkel (MAR) 7.875.
Uneven bars: 1. Holland (MAR) 9.425; 2. Haugen (MAR) 8.05; 3. Alexis Mushel (MAR) 7.6; 4. Nienast (MAR) 7.525; 5. Merkel (MAR) 7.45.
Vault: 1. Holland (MAR) 9.6; 2. Haugen (MAR) 9.0; 3. McGrath (MAR) 8.65; 7. Merkel (MAR) 8.25; 8. Kim Backaus (MAR) 8.05.
JV
Marshfield 118.55; Wisconsin Rapids 57.6.
Winners and Marshfield finishers
Balance beam:
1. Backaus (MAR) 7.45; 2. Mushel (MAR) 7.1; 3. Annie Goldberg (MAR) 6.5; 4. Izzy Paape (MAR) 6.4; 5. Rainna Simone (MAR) 6.3.
Floor exercise: 1. Sophie Nikolay (MAR) 7.9; 2. Backaus (MAR) 7.85; 3. Mushel (MAR) and Nienast (MAR) 7.6; 5. Paape (MAR) 7.5.
Uneven bars: 1. Backaus (MAR) 7.4; 2. Nikolay (MAR) 6.7; 3. Paape (MAR) 6.2; 4. Courtney Deering (MAR) 6.15; 6. Baake (MAR) 4.7.
Vault: 1. Nikolay (MAR) 8.7; 2. Mushel (MAR) 8.4; 3. Paape (MAR) 8.35; 4. Sydney Ott (MAR) 8.25; 5. Goldberg (MAR) 8.0.