Gymnasts Compete in Regionals and Qualify for Nationals

By on May 14, 2019
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Four members of the Bright Raven Gymnastics Team have qualified to advance to the USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic Men’s National Championships.  The boys qualified for Nationals by earning high all around scores at the USAG Region VI Championships held April 6-7, 2019 in Landover, Maryland where they competed against gymnasts from Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia in addition to New York.  

Justin Ciccone, 15, of Greece competed in the Level 10 Junior Elite Division and placed third in floor exercise, pommel horse, vault and all around. Justin was the youngest and one of just ten boys to qualify for Nationals in the Level 10 Junior Elite Division. 

Teammates, Ryan Dugan, Ethan Rio and Cole Pringle also qualified to advance to the Level 10 National Championships to be held in Reno, Nevada next month.

As a team, Bright Raven took 2nd place in the Level 10 age 15-16 division.

National Qualifiers (L-R) Justin Ciccone, Ryan Dugan, Cole Pringle & Ethan Rio

National Qualifiers (L-R) Justin Ciccone, Ryan Dugan, Cole Pringle & Ethan Rio