Level 9 Classic - Western, April 29- May 1, Sylmar, CA
2020 Baku World Cup
Evita Griskenas (Orland Park, Ill./North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center) and Lili Mizuno (Northbrook, Ill./North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center) sit ninth and 13th, respectively, in the all-around competition after Day 1 of the 2022 Baku World Cup. The 2020 Olympians have both secured spots in Sunday's ball final, while Griskenas notched the second-reserve position for the hoop final. The pair will take on clubs and ribbon Saturday to close out the all-around competition.
Griskenas' 60.100 has her positioned in the top-10 at the midway point of the all-around in her first international outing of 2022. Mizuno, who finished sixth at the Sofia World Cup earlier this month, sits at 59.150 after two apparatus.
Bulgaria's Boryana Kaleyn sits atop the Day 1 all-around standings with a 65.950.
42 gymnasts representing 29 countries compete across four groups at the Milli Gimnastika Arenasi.
USA RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS OLYMPIC TEAM
Lennox Hopkins-Wilkins (alternative)
Yelyzaveta Merenzon (reserve athlete)
Gergana Petkova (reserve athlete)