Marshfield 2nd, Rapids 3rd at Charlie Martin Gymnastics Invite; Marshfield’s Merkel takes 2nd in All-Around

Wisconsin Rapids (OnFocus) – The Charlie Martin Gymnastics Invitational saw 7 teams competing for the title, which was won by Mukwonago/Kettle Moraine with 135.7 points.

Coming in a close second was Marshfield with a score of 135.1

Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln finished third, picking up 128.325 points.

Marshfield’s Hannah Merkel picked up a second place in the uneven bars and third place finishes on the vault and balance beam.

Merkel also place second in the all-around.

Additional placing by Marshfield and Rapids gymnasts:

  • Emmalee Boucher, Rapids – vault(4th)
  • Destinee Steinhafel, Rapids – vault (5th)
  • Ellie Jensen, Marshfield – uneven bars(4th); balance beam(4th); floor(4th)
  • Jade Scholl, Marshfield – balance beam (5th)
  • Fiona Gaugert, Rapids – floor (3rd)
  • Sophie Nikolay, Marshfield – floor(5th)

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David Keech
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David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]