Congratulations to senior national champion Laura Zeng, junior national champion Evita Griskenas – and coach of the year (Natasha Klimouk, Dani Takova, Angelina Yovcheva and Irina Korosteleva)!
Kudos to all NSR gymnasts at the national championships in Greensboro, North Carolina! Senior national team members include Zeng (first all around), Jazzy Kerber (second all around), and Camilla Feeley (fourth all around). Yelyzaveta Merenzon (18th all around) also competed at nationals. Junior national team members include Griskenas (first all around), and Natalie Bourand (fifth all around). Karrine Denisova (ninth all around) and Daria Baltovick (11th all around) qualified as junior elite.
U.S. senior national group members -- Kiana Eide, Alisa Kano, Natalie McGiffert, Monica Rokhman, Jennifer Rokhman, and Kristen Shaldybin -- performed Thursday, Friday, and Saturday before cheering fans in the big arena.
NSR’s young gymnasts at the Junior Olympics included Gergana Petkova (third all around in level 8C), Jessica Huang (10th all around in level 8C), Elizabeth Khalil (11th all around in level 7D) and Franchesca Rodriguez (13th all around in level 7D).
For complete results, please visit the USA Gymnastics website: