Gymnasts compete at state
Four of the six gymnasts on the Marion Skywalkers competition team placed at state competition April 5 in Independence.
Emily Schafers of Marion placed first in the double-mini and trampoline and second in floor. Trevor Schafers, also of Marion, placed first in all three events. Emily qualified for national competition with her score for double-mini, and Trevor qualified with his trampoline routine.
D’myia Cox of Hillsboro placed fourth in the double-mini, fifth in floor, and sixth in trampoline.
Hadlye Clark of Peabody placed fourth in floor, seventh in double-mini, and 10th in trampoline.