Wedam places fourth at Tri-Cities Columbia Classic gymnastics meet

RICHLAND - Kristen Wedam had a successful outing at the Columbia River Classic at the Mid-Columbia Gymnastics Academy in Richland on Saturday, Jan. 15.

Wedam took fourth place at the event, with an all-around score of 31.3.

She scored an 8.75 in the vault event and a 7.2 on the bars. Wedam twirled her way to a score of 7.05 on the beam and an 8.3 in the floor routine.

Another local competitor at the event was Jamie Zylstra, who had an all-around score of 26.85. She scored a 7.8 on the vault and a 7.05 on the beam. Zylstra finished with a score of 6.6 on the bars and a 5.4 in the floor routine.

The two Sunnyside girls compete for Gymnastics Plus in Yakima.

The last meet of the year will be Feb. 19 in Yakima, 2121 West Lincoln Ave.

Wedam is the daughter of Mike and Sue Wedam. Zylstra is the daughter of Johan and Ginnie Zylstra.


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