Marshfield takes ninth at state gymnastics; Holland brings home three medals
By Hub City Times staff
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The Marshfield gymnastics team competed in the 50th Annual WIAA State Gymnastics team tournament March 6-7, where they placed ninth out of eleven teams in Division 1.
Marshfield athletes participating for the team were Kyra Huff, Hanna Merkel, Ellie Jensen, Jade Scholl, Gracie Holland, Alexis Mushel, Sophie Nikolay, Kim Backaus, and Vivian Nikolai.
On March 7, Holland participated in the individual contest. Holland quali
fied for all four events and competed in all-around.
Holland repeated as champion for Division 1 in the vault where she scored 9.583. Gracie also found a spot on the podium in the uneven bars where she finished in fourth place with a score of 9.433. Holland finished 10th in the balance beam with a 9.483 score and tied for seventh in the floor exercise with a 9.400.
Gracie Holland finished the day with a total score of 37.899 to finish second in the all-around. She was the all-around champion in 2019.