Local gymnasts competed in the 2018 Judges Cup hosted by the New York State Judges’ Association and Victors Gymnastics in Greece. Victors’ Level 4, Level 7 and Xcel Gold teams placed first overall in their respective team competitions.
Tiana Thibault, of Irondequoit, placed first in the all-around, and third on floor exercise and uneven bars in the junior division of Level 3. Juliette Yonckheere, of Greece, placed first on vault and uneven bars, and third all-around.
MacKenzie Blodgett, of Hilton, placed first on balance beam and second on all-around. Brielle Nicholson, of Greece, placed second on uneven bars. Michaela Jackson, of Greece, placed second on balance beam. Madison Knight, of Hilton, placed third on balance beam.
In the senior division, Taylor Anne, of Hilton, placed first on balance beam and third on uneven bars.
Karina Presutti, of Greece, placed first on vault, uneven bars, floor exercise and all-around, and second on balance beam in the junior division of Level 4. Sophia Sciortino, of Hilton, placed first on balance beam, second on floor exercise and third all-around.
Morgan Maloney, of Hilton, placed second all-around and third on balance beam. Ella Cucci, of Irondequoit, placed second on vault. Samantha Jarvie, of Greece, placed second on uneven bars. Ella Poplaski, of Brockport, placed third on vault.
In the senior division, Taialise Davila, of Irondequoit, placed third on balance beam.
Olivia Kuzmanovski, of Greece, placed second on uneven bars in the junior age division of Level 5. In the senior age division, Marisa Fioravanti, of Greece, placed second on vault. Caitlin Swartz, of Greece, placed third on balance beam.
Ella Yonckheere, of Greece, placed first on balance beam, floor exercise and all-around, and third on uneven bars in the junior division of Level 6. In the senior division, Emma McElwain, of Hamlin, placed third on floor exercise.
Aleah Nolan, of Irondequoit, placed first on uneven bars, floor exercise and all-around, and second on balance beam in the child division of Level 7. Adelise Bochno, of Rochester, placed first on vault and balance beam, and second on floor exercise and all-around. Brianna Hardeman, of Greece, placed third on balance beam, floor exercise and all-around.
In the senior division, Abigail Porter, of Hilton, placed first on balance beam and all-around.
Malena Kuzmanovski, of Greece, placed first on balance beam and floor, and second all-around in the child division of Level 8. In the senior division, Madilyn LaMora, of Rochester, placed first on balance beam and second on vault. Valkyrie Gibson, of Dansville, placed third on uneven bars.
Allison Cucci, of Irondequoit, placed first on vault and floor exercise, and third on balance beam in the junior division of Level 9. In the senior division, Marina DelVecchio, of Greece, placed third on balance beam.
Kelly Foley, of Greece, placed first on uneven bars and all-around, and second on balance beam and floor exercise in the junior division of Xcel Gold. Clair Cellura, of Greece, placed first on balance beam and floor exercise, and second all-around. Isabella Coletti, of Greece, placed first on vault, and third on uneven bars and floor exercise. Sophia Cellura, of Greece, placed second on vault and third all-around. Ella Spillman, of Brockport, placed second on uneven bars.
In the senior division, Morgan Hall, of Greece, placed third on vault and floor exercise.
Allie Smith, of Hilton, placed first on vault and third all-around in the platinum division of Xcel Platinum. Jalina Charlemegne, of Greece, placed second on uneven bars and third on vault. Emma Begovic, of Greece, placed second on balance beam. Nicole Berenbaum, of Brighton, placed third on uneven bars. Ava Mason, of Greece, placed third on floor exercise.
Four Victors gymnasts qualified for the Level 7 National Judges competition, set for Jan. 4, 2019, in Overland Park, Kansas: Aleah Nolan, Adelise Bochno, Briana Hardeman and Raelle Brown.