Gymnastics at Catholic Central Invitational

The Girls Gymnastics participated in the Catholic Central Invitational on Saturday February 4th. A week off from meets allowed the team to work on mastering some new skills. For several of the Spartans their hard work paid off.


- Brittany Gardner score the first 9.0 of the season for the team on floor as well as a season high bar score.

- Hailey Beiswanger brought her floor score up .6 for her personal best in the last 3 seasons.

- Polina Elagin score team points on her 3 events with season highs on vault and floor as well as getting back in the 8's on beam.

- Katie Lambert scored team points on vault as well as bars with a career high score.

- Geena Marcon continued to try to gain control of the beam in her first season competing.

- Gretchen Watkins was the leading Spartan on beam with her 8.5 and stayed on as well as a bar routine that scored team points.

- Maria Bushman scored team points on beam as well as competing vault.

- Olivia Meagher upped her floor score to her first 8.5 and scored team points as well as a season high on bars. She also fell victim to the beams 4 inches but continues to climb back on it.

- Leah Roodhouse returned to the lineup after 3 weeks off for an injury and competed on vault.

- Amber Russell scored team points for her vault as well as competed on bars with a new skill on floor.

- Serra Tuzun scored team points on all 4 events, coming in with her highest all-around score of the season. She mastered the bars with her new skills and scored her highest score by .5.

- Caitlin McGrath and Kate Seibert, unable to compete provided the team positive feedback with stickers and cake balls.

Next up SWIM meet at Miamisburg on Sunday February 12th.

Go Turpin!

Hailey Beiswanger
Maria Bushman
Polina Elagin
Brittany Gardner
Katie Lambert
Geena Marcon
Caitlin McGrath
Olivia Meagher
Leah Roodhouse
Amber Russell
Kate Seibert
Serra Tuzun
Gretchen Watkins

Coach Gail Maundrell

maundrellGail Maundrell has coached the Turpin Spartans gymnastics team for more than 30 years. She is one of the most well-respected coaches in the area, and retired from teaching at Turpin several years ago.

Assistant Coach Brooke Bostelman was a state qualifier in high school, and was on Miami University's club team. She teaches second grade at Mercer Elementary.

Assistant Coach Kelly McCollum is a 2006 graduate of Turpin and competed for Ball State. She holds record at Turpin in vault, bars, floor and all around.

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Gymnastics Schedule

Date Opponent
Dec. 16 at Hilliard Invitational
Jan. 07 at Oak Hills Invitational
Jan. 15 at Northmont Invitational
Jan. 20 at Centerville Invitational
Jan. 27 at Anderson Invitational
Jan. 31 at Seven Hills Meet
Feb. 11 at Miamisburg Invitational
Feb. 17 at Miamisburg Cin Champ
Feb. 24 at Districts