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Medal haul for Surrey gymnasts

Members of the Surrey Gymnastics Society combined for five all around medals at the Omega Invitational girls meet in Coquitlam Feb. 5-6.

Lily Rio, 11, of South Surrey won the all around gold medal in the Level 2 Tyro category. Rio posted the top score on vault, and was second on bars and beam.

Also collecting medals in Level 2 Tyro competition were Luci Kask, 11, and Alexandria Godlewski, 10, of Surrey. Kask won a gold medal on beam and added a bronze on bars on her way to the all around bronze medal. Godlewski earned a bronze medal on vault.

A pair of 10-year-old sisters captured all around medals in the Level 1 Argo group. Jennifer Principe was second on beam, third on bars and fourth on floor to place second all around. Jillian Principe won the all around bronze after winning gold on beam and bronze on floor.

Jaspreet Faloure, 9, was seventh all around in Level 1 Argo, placing sixth on vault.

Marina Szabo, 12, competed for the first time and medaled in all three disciplines to place second all around. The Surrey resident won silver medals on vault, beam and floor, and added a third on bars.

In Level 2 Novice, Nicaela Little, 12, was sixth all around after placing fourth on bars and sixth on both beam and floor, while teammate Sarah Noble, 12, placed eighth on bars.

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