Nationally Ranked Kratos Gymnasts Shine on the Floor At 2020 I Love NY Cup Invitational

Competitive gymnasts of Kratos Gymnastics located in Bethel, CT participated in the I Love NY Cup Invitational, on February 8th & 9th, 2020.  The competition held at the Floyd L. Maines Veteran Memorial Arena in Binghamton, NY hosted over 500 gymnasts JO Levels 2-10 & Xcel Bronze-Platinum from New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, & Pennsylvania.

Gymnasts from Kratos ranging from as young as 5 years of age to 14 years of age displayed spectacular gymnastics performances in their competitive levels! Most notably, the Xcel Silver team from Kratos (Olivia Czupkowski 12yr, Olivia Feliz 13yr, Lucia Holmberg 10yr, Zoe King 11yr, Alexandria Nelson 14yr, Lilli Nelson 11yr, Bianca Sousa 10yr, Alexia Suter 11yr, Caitlin Riina 11yr) each added to their teams’ successful 3rd place finish and their elegant performances on the floor exercise not only helped them fill the podium, it ranked them as a team 2nd in the Nation for floor at the Xcel Silver level!!

The following is a list of individual accomplishments. 

Level 2

  • Madison Schlesinger (5yr) New Milford, CT: Vault 9th, Bars 6th, Beam 7th, Floor 9th, All-Around 9th

Level 3

  • Logan King (7yr) Bethel, CT: Vault 5th, Bars 6th, Floor 7th, All-Around 7th
  • Genesis Valerio (8yr) Danbury, CT: Genesis displayed her best performance yet! Qualifying her to CT State Championships!

Level 4: 

  • Lydia Hodge (7yr) Danbury, CT: Bars 3rd, Beam 9th, Floor 6th, All-Around 7th

Xcel Bronze: 

  • Hailey Bento (8yr) Sandy Hook, CT: Vault 12th, Bars: 11th, Beam 12th, Floor 10th, All-Around 12th
  • Veronica Benvenuto (13yr) Brewster, NY: Vault: 9th, Bars: 9th, Beam 10th, Floor 9th, All-Around 9th
  • Zoe Daoust (8yr) Bethel, CT: Vault: 11th, Bars 9th, Beam 11th, Floor 11th, All-Around 11th
  • Julianna Indiviglio (7yr) Newtown, CT: Vault 8th, Bars 5th, Beam 8th, Floor 12th, All-Around 8th

  • Ziva Mathivanan (7yr) Bethel, CT: Vault 2nd, Bars 4th, Beam 10th, Floor 4th, All-Around 6th
  • Ryleighann Montes (9yr) Brookfield, CT: Vault 10th, Bars 11th, Beam 9th, Floor 12th, All-Around 11th
  • Stella Moody (7yr) Danbury, CT: Vault 3rd, Bars 10th, Beam 9th, Floor 7th, All-Around 9th
  • Anabela Silva (9yr) New Fairfield, CT: Vault 12th, Bars 12th, Beam 10th, Floor 11th, All-Around 12th
  • Brooklynn Swartz (7yr) New Milford, CT: Vault 6th, Bars 1st, Beam 6th, Floor 1st, All-Around 1st
  • Madison Thibodeau (9yr) Danbury, CT: Vault 2nd, Bars 8th, Beam 5th, Floor 1st, All-Around 4th

Xcel Silver:

  • Olivia Czupkkowski (12) Danbury, CT: Bars 7th, Beam 6th, Floor 1st
  • Olivia Feliz (13) Brookfield, CT: Bars 8th, Beam 10th, Floor 2nd, All-Around 7th
  • Lucia Holmberg (10) Brookfield, CT: Vault 10th, Beam 9th, Floor 8th
  • Zoe King (10) Bethel, CT: Vault 9th, Beam 4th, Floor 3rd, All-Around 5th
  • Alexandria Nelson (14) New Fairfield, CT: Vault 8th, Bars 9th, Beam 8th, Floor 9th, All-Around 9th
  • Lilli Nelson (11) New Fairfield, CT: Bars 6th, Beam 6th, Floor 7th, All-Around 8th
  • Caitlin Riina (11) New Fairfield, CT: Floor 4th
  • Bianca Sousa (10) Danbury, CT: Vault 4th, Bars 9th, Beam 2nd, Floor 4th, All-Around 3rd
  • Alexia Suter (11) Ridgefield, CT: Vault 4th, Bars 5th, Beam 9th, Floor 5th, All-Around 3rd 

Xcel Gold

- Corah House (14) Danbury, CT: Vault 4th, Bars 4th, Floor 3rd, All-Around 4th



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