Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

March 20, 2014

Gymnasts deliver solid showing

The Andover Townsman

---- — Local gymnasts Madison and Shayla Quill have both had noteworthy seasons with A2 Gym and Cheer in Pelham, N.H.

At the Valentine Meet Feb. 7 and 8 in Hampstead, N.H., Shayla was first on vault (9.5), first on bars (9.45), fourth on beam (8.45), third on floor (9.25), and first all-around for Level 3 with a score of 36.65.

At the Frostbite Meet Feb. 7 in Biddeford, Maine, Madison was fourth on vault (9.45), second on bars (9.4), sixth on beam (8.65), sixth on floor (8.9), and third all-around in the Xcel Platinum division with a 36.4 score. In addition, her Xcel Platinum team from A2 took first in the Team Award.

At the Wilkeys Invitational Feb. 15 and 16 in Tewksbury, Madison was sixth on beam (8.9) in the Xcel Platinum division and Shayla was first on bars (9.475), second on beam (9.05) and third all-around in Level 3 with a 35.95 score.

The Level 3 team also finished second in the competition.