Press-Republican

September 24, 2013

Lawliss helps Peru over PHS in CVAC gymnastics


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PERU — Molly Lawliss picked up a win in the bars event, while grabbing the all-around victory in Peru’s 157.25-146.2 victory over Plattsburgh High in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference gymnastics Monday.

Lawliss, a senior, accumulated 7.5 points in her lone individual win before registering 31.10 total points in the all-around.

Plattsburgh High’s Hannah Kaltenbach paced the Hornets with a victory in the vault with 8.15 points. She was also finished the highest for Plattsburgh High in the all-around, finishing second with 30.55 points.

Indians eighth-grader Alaina Bazzano won the beam (8.5) and floor (8.95) events.

Peru was assisted by strong finishes from Justin Dick (vault), Alexandra

Brown (vault, bars and beam), Kira Fisher (bars and floor) and Lexi Trombley (bars and beam).

The Hornets received significant contributions from Gavin Fritz (vault), Josh Boise (vault), Julia Karkoski (bars, beam and floor) and Madison Baker (beam and floor).

The Indians will gear up for their highly-anticipated showdown with Beekmantown at home Friday.

Peru 157.25, Plattsburgh High 146.2

Vault

1, Kaltenbach (PHS), 8.15. 2, tie, Lawliss (PCS) and Fritz (PHS), 8.05. 4, Dick (PCS), 7.95. 5, Boise (PHS), 7.9. 6, Brown (PCS), 7.85.

Bars

1, Lawliss (PCS), 7.5. 2, tie, Trombley (PCS) and Kaltenbach (PHS), 7.35. 4, Tavernia (PCS), 7.3. 5, Brown (PCS), 7.2. 6, Fisher (PERU), 6.95.

Beam

1, Bazzano (PCS), 8.5. 2, Brown (PCS), 8.1. 3, Kaltenbach (PHS), 8.05. 4, tie, Trombley (PCS) and Rand (PHS) and M. Baker (PHS), 7.8.

Floor

1, Bazzano (PCS), 8.95. 2, Fisher (PCS), 8.75. 3, tie, Timmons (PCS) and Lawliss (PCS), 8.65. 5, LaGrave (PCS), 8.35. 6, Karkoski (PHS), 8.0.

All-around

1, Lawliss (PCS), 31.10. 2, Kaltenbach (PHS), 30.55. 3, Trombley (PCS), 30.3. 4, Fisher (PCS), 29.5. 5, Karkoski (PHS), 29.4. 6, M. Baker (PHS), 29.05.