Anna Grace Dedmon and Ella Thompson of Greenwood competed in the Arkansas State Gymnastics meet on Sunday, March 17th, in Little Rock. Both ladies have qualified to represent the state of Arkansas for level 7 at the Region 3 competition in April. Anna Grace took 3rd place All Around with a silver medal on floor and bronze medal on beam. Ella took 4th place in the All Around and 4th on bars and 4th on beam. Both Anna Grace and Ella attend East Hills Middle School and train at Flame Gymnastics in Fort Smith.
Three young ladies from Greenwood that attend East Point Middle school and Greenwood Junior High competed at the USA Gymnastics Level 8 State Championship in Little Rock on March, 16th. Kylee Thompson (13) McKenzie Vines (11) Ali Garcia (13) They compete as USAG Level 8 for Flame Gymnastics in Fort Smith. They compete on the Vault, Uneven Bars, Beam and Floor.
In their respective groups, K. Thompson took the Gold Medal overall, M. Vines took the Bronze Medal overall and A. Garcia took the Gold Medal overall. Their outstanding performances earned them back to back trips to the Regional 3 Championships in Kansas City in April.
Their USAG Level 8 Team also took First Place at State.