SISTERS MEDAL AT STATE AND REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
New Canaan, CT -- May 11, 2006
Jessica and Hannah Singer of New Canaan finished strong at the end of their 2006 competitive gymnastics season.
In April, the sisters competed at the Connecticut State Championship in West Hartford. Hannah, 13, competed level 7. She came in first on the balance beam with a score of 9.6. She took second place on the uneven bars with a 9.3. Her all around score was 36.2 and she medaled in 4 out of 5 events.
Jessica, 16, competed level 8. She came in second on floor with a score of 9.325 and second on vault with a 9.075. At 36.050, Jessica had the third highest all around score for 15 years & older.
Beginning with level 8, there is a New England Regional meet for the six New England States plus New York. Jessica qualified as one of the top 7 level 8 gymnasts in Connecticut and competed in that meet as a member of the Connecticut State Team. That meet took place in Providence, Rhode Island in early May. Jessica's scores contributed to the Connecticut Team's first place win.
Hannah is an eighth grader at Saxe Middle School. Jessica is in the 10th grade at New Canaan High School. Both Girls compete for Arena Gymnastics in Stamford.