Gymnasts of Kratos Gymnastics located in Bethel competed at the 25th Annual Star Struck Invitational in Atlantic City, NJ from January 14-16. Every competitor in attendance from Kratos Gymnastics brought home a medal at this prestigious competition hosting more than 3,500 gymnasts.
Below are the results:
-Sophia Thompson, of Westport, CT earned 7th on beam & 9th AA
Members of Kratos’ Xcel Bronze team brought home second place as a team in addition to earning their own personal awards!
-Taylor Bikowski of Wilton, CT: 6th on vault, 3rd on bars, 3rd on beam & 5th AA
-Mylah Burch-Mead of Bethel, CT: 3rd on vault, and 12th AA
-Gracie Clifford or New Milford, CT: 5th on vault, 3rd on beam, 4th on floor, and 5th AA
-Riley DeShay of Newtown, CT: 4th on bars and 9th AA
-Ellie Domingos of Brookfield, CT: 12th AA
-Anika Ericson of Bethel, CT: 1st on bars, and 10th AA
-Ziva Mathivanan of Bethel, CT: 1st on vault, 2nd on bars, 1st on beam, 3rd on floor, and 1st AA
-Sofia Nascimento of Danbury, CT: 4th on beam and 11th AA
-Nicolle Sloboda of Redding, CT: 2nd on vault, 2nd on bars, 1st on beam, 6th on floor, and 1st AA
-Bradey Hodge of Bethel, CT: 4th on vault, 7th on bars, 2nd on beam, 5th on floor, and 5th AA
-Rhayane Delima of Danbury, CT: 7th on floor
-Cora Diamond of Ridgefield, CT: 3rd on vault, 1st on bars, 1st on beam, 3rd on floor & 1st AA
-Nora Michaels of Newtown, CT: 8th on beam and 7th on floor
-Addison Delaney of Brookfield, CT: 2nd on beam, 1st on floor, and 4th AA
-Lilli Nelson of New Fairfield, CT: 3rd on beam, 3rd on floor, and 6th AA
-Caitlin Riina of New Fairfield, CT: 6th on beam & 1st on floor
Closing off the weekend of the competition was level 7 gymnast Lydia Hodge of Bethel, CT. Lydia once again left the judges and crowd in awe of her overall performance, topping her prior weeks’ floor score of a 9.8 with a whopping 9.9, while still keeping her “eyes on the prize” of achieving a perfect 10.0 in future competition. Lydia was awarded 1st on vault, 8th on bars, 6th on beam (with a fall), 1st on floor, and 2nd place All-Around!
Kratos gymnasts take on Providence Rhode Island next weekend at the Maggie Nichols, “We Are Strong Invitational”! You can follow their progress on social media by following Kratos Gymnastics on instagram @kratos_gymnastics_usa or on Facebook @kratosgymnasticsusa