Two Spartans finish 1st and 5th at YMCA Nationals!

Two Spartans finish 1st and 5th at YMCA Nationals!

Congratulations are in order for two recent graduates of Roger Bacon!

Emily Engel '17 and Alyssa Cardwell '17 competed in the YMCA National Gymnastics meet in Savannah, Georgia June 30, 2017 in the Excel Platinum division.

Emily placed 1st in bars, beam, and floor, and 3rd in vault in route to being crowned the All-Around National Champion with a score of 37.725. Emily will be attending Bellarmine University this fall on an academic scholarship as a pre-physical therapy major.

Alyssa placed 2nd in vault, 5th in bars, 11th in beam and 9th in floor earning her 5th in the All-Around with a score of 35.650. Alyssa will be attending Mount St. Joseph University this fall where she will also be majoring in pre-physical therapy. For both Emily and Alyssa, it was the final meet of their gymnastic careers. Way to go girls!