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Freshman Paige Matthys-Pearce brings dedication and perseverance to Regionals

Freshman Paige Matthys-Pearce brings dedication and perseverance to Regionals

Brinda Ambal, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019


Filed under Features

The gym is a blur of activity, a whirlwind of nerves, excitement and raw competition. In the midst of it all, standing proud in a pink and black sparkly leotard, is freshman Paige Matthys-Pearce: winner of the beam, vault and floor events in her age group at the 2019 Missouri State Gymnastics Championships. Matthys-Pearce...

Sophomore Abby Socha prepares for regionals

Sophomore Abby Socha prepares for regionals

Gabby Leon, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

After competing at over 50 gymnastics meets, spending countless hours at practice and learning different skills for over 13 years, sophomore Abby Socha has risen to level nine out of 10. “Level nine is pretty hard and I have been working on getting to level 10. It took me two years to get from ...

Parkour kids climb to new heights

Parkour kids climb to new heights

Nico Stranquist, Staff Writer

May 4, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

Batman can scale walls, jump across buildings and quickly hurdle over obstacles. In parkour, people practice stunts and maneuvers similar to those in the movies.

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