Garber Advances, Angola Tops At Wawasee

Wawasee's Kim Garber will perform her floor routine at Valparaiso after qualifying at the Wawasee Sectional. (Photo by Mike Deak)

SYRACUSE — Many athletes would consider fifth place unacceptable. For one Wawasee senior, fifth place was just fine. Kim Garber was perfectly content with the fifth-place 8.8 score on floor she was deemed to have performed at Saturday’s Wawasee Gymnastics Sectional. While it’s not championship level scoring, it … Read More

Beaming With Pride, Or Barred From Regional?

Warsaw's Abbi Baum flies through her bars routine Feb. 20 against Elkhart Central. Baum is one of several contenders heading into this weekend's Wawasee Gymnastics Sectional. (Photos by Mike Deak)

If Hamlet were a gymnastics coach, he may begrudgingly proclaim, “To beam or not to beam, that is the question.” And then immediately begin fretting about the uneven bars. As the Wawasee Gymnastics Sectional looms on the horizon, the cornucopia of balance beam, uneven bars, floor exercises and … Read More

Blazer Invite Ushers In New Gym Season

Warsaw gymnast Molly Borchers competes in the floor event at the Blazer Invite.

ELKHART — A turn of the page on the ol’ calendar meant the two Kosciusko County high school gymnastics teams, Wawasee and Warsaw, kicked into their respective competition seasons. With the ushering in of 2013 meant a trip Thursday night to Elkhart for the annual Blazer Invite. The … Read More