2001-04-18 / Briefly Noted
Estelle & Alfonso Rhythmic Gymnastic Team New York State Champions
The Estelle & Alfonso Rhythmic Gymnastic Team had qualified for the New York state championships held on March 31 in New York City. The results for the local gymnasts were awesome. In the senior level 8 division, Leslie Quade became the all-around New York State champion. She was also 1st in rope, and placed 2nd in floor & hoop and 3rd in ball. In the level below which is level 7 Junior, Brittany Smith took the championship in rope and also hoop. She placed 2nd in all-around score and 3rd in ball. In level 6 child, Mara Pesacreta was champion in rope. She placed 2nd all-around score and 2nd in hoop and floor with a 4th in ball. Cynthia Cohen was the New York State Champion in hoop and placed 4th in all-around. All of the girls have qualified and will be competing in the regionals to be held shortly.