ABERDEEN ó Two of the three Huron gymnasts, who competed in the Class AA State Meet on Saturday at Aberdeen High School, brought home hardware for the Tigers.
The top 15 finishers in each event and the all-around during the individual competition earned medals.
Freshman Erica Zell finished 12th in the final all-around standings for Huron with a score of 34.600.
Zell also earned placings in the floor exercise and on the balance beam. She had a score of 9.225 to finish tied for eighth in the floor exercise and tied for 13th on the balance beam with a score of 8.900.
Senior Sydney Shillingstad was able to match Zellís score in the floor exercise to finish tied for eighth in the final standings for the Tigers.
The eighth-place finish for the Huron teammates in the floor exercise establishes a new all-time high finish for a Huron gymnast at a state tournament, according to coach Julie King.
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