Pineau Tumbling Trampoline team completes successful home meet
Pineau's Tumbling Trampoline Team hosted a meet on Jan. 25 at Helper Junior High School
At this meet a couple of new, fun, and exciting competitions were held for the Southern Utah Tumbling Association.
The first was a synchronized trampoline competition.
Placing 1st were the teams of Lainee Vasquez and Ayden Nielsen, Granger West and Derek White, Shelby White and Gracie Salas, Rakayla Rich and Kaytlen Lopan.
Placing 2nd: Landon Cruz and Ashton Ferguson, Timothy Flemett and Andee Ferderber, Jaci Noleroth and Haylie Powell, Jordyn Oman and Canessa Montoya.
Placing 3rd: Mattie Campbell and Shianne Cooper.
Placing 4th: Jade Vea and Paige Cooper and Placing 5th: Kobe Cruz and his partner.
One event held for the first time was the back handspring contest. Rakayla Rich placed first with 43 in a row. Jordyn Oman 41, Kaytlen Lopan 26, Gracie Salas 23, Shianne Cooper and Canessa Montoya with 19, and Jade Vea 11.
Competitors who qualified for State were Miley Hansen, Abigail Flemett, Tylee Jensen, Sage Vea, Kadence Vea, Josie Vea, Emmalie Miller, Kelli Rahaula, Shalyce Rahaula, Allison Wright, Makaela Kinder, Ella Anderson, Kadence Bradley, Maddison Ferguson, Brailie Peterson, Morgan Price, Sienna Howell, Kashley Rhodes, Jean Larsen, Jenna Birch, McKenzie Shepherd, and Taycie Shepherd.
Qualifying 2nd for State were Kamryn Roberts, Jaylee Adderly, Kaden Winterton, Kaybrie Richardson, Halle Sisneros, and Stevie Oman.
Pineau's Tumbling Trampoline Team is Coached by Pineau Nielsen, Cynthia Nielsen, Cheryl & Danny Vea, and Sandra Rahaula.