MITCHELL — The Yankton Gazelles posted a score of 125.9 to finish second to Mitchell in a season-opening gymnastics triangular on Monday in Mitchell.

Mitchell, second in the state in Class AA a year ago, scored 142.0 to earn top honors. Parkston-Ethan-Hanson-Mount Vernon (PEHMV), second in Class A a year ago, scored 115.7.

Mitchell’s Emily Moody earned all-around honors with a 36.35. She also posted the top mark on floor exercise (9.45) and vault (9.4). The Kernels swept the other events as well, with Kyra Gropper winning the uneven parallel bars (8.85) and Gracie Czmowski winning the balance beam (9.5).

Yankton was led by Alison Johnson, who scored 32.45 in the all-around to place sixth. She also had the Gazelles’ top mark on bars (8.25). Ava Kollar, who was ninth in the all-around at 31.95, led Yankton on balance beam (8.05) and floor exercise (8.6). MacKenzie Steinbrecher led the Gazelles on vault (8.3).

PEHMV was led by Tyra Zens, who was fifth in the all-around at 32.5. Zens also led the squad on bars (7.3) and beam (8.85). London Sudbeck led PEHMV on floor (8.55) and vault (8.7).

Yankton will compete in the Sioux Falls Lincoln Invitational on Saturday. PEHMV heads to the Wagner Invitational on Friday.

Mitchell beat Yankton 133.55 to 92.7 in JV action, led by Sidney Malde (33.7) in the all-around.

For Yankton JV, Rachel Clark was the top all-around performer with a 25.15. Clark also led the Gazelles on bars (4.75). Zoey Thorsted (6.5) led Yankton on beam. Avery Reifenrath (7.1) led Yankton on floor. Hailee Gilbery (7.6) led the Gazelles on vault.

VARSITY

TEAM SCORES: Mitchell 142.0, Yankton 125.9, Parkston-Ethan-Hanson-Mount Vernon 115.7

ALL-AROUND: 1, Emily Moody M 36.35; 2, Gracie Czmowski M 35.35; 3, Kyra Gropper M 34.05; 4, Masy Mock M 33.05; 5, Tyra Zens P 32.5; OTHER AREA: 6, Alison Johnson Y 32.45; 7, London Sudbeck 32.3; 9, Ava Koller Y 31.95; 10, Callie Boomsma 30.2; 11, MacKenzie Steinbrecher Y 30.0; 12, Allie Byrkeland Y 27.15; 14, Kenna Konfrst P 25.25; 15, Aubrie Biteler P 24.9; 16, Sadie Lindeman P 24.7

BARS: 1, Kyra Gropper M 8.85; 2, Emily Moody M 8.6; 3, Chelsey Mohr M 8.3; 4, Alison Johnson Y 8.25; 5, Gracie Czmowski M 7.95; OTHER AREA: 6, Callie Boomsma 7.75; 9, Tyra Zens P 7.3; 10, Ava Kollar Y 7.15; 11, Allie Byrkeland Y 7.1; 12, London Sudbeck P 6.85; 13, MacKenzie Steinbrecher Y 6.8; 14, Hailee Gilbery Y 5.4; 15, Kenna Konfrst P 5.0; 16, Aubrie Biteler P 4.9; 17, Sadie Lindeman P 4.8

BEAM: 1, Gracie Czmowski M 9.5; 2, Emily Moody M 8.9; t3, Masy Mock M, Tyra Zens P 8.85; 5, Maddi Lord M 8.8; OTHER AREA: 7, London Sudbeck P 8.2; 8, Ava Kollar Y 8.05; 10, MacKenzie Steinbrecher Y 7.55; 11, Kyra Gropper M 7.5; 12, Alison Johnson Y 7.45; 13, Callie Boomsma Y 7..2; 14, Sadie Lindeman P 6.15; 15, Kennna Konfrst P 5.75; 16, Aubrie Biteler P 5.65; 17, Hailee Gilbery Y 5.25; 18, Maelie Culvert P 5.1; 19, Allie Byrkeland Y 4.0

FLOOR: 1, Emily Moody M 9.45; 2, Kyra Gropper M 9.35; 3, Gracie Czmowski M 9.1; 4, Ava Koller Y 8.6; 5, London Sudbeck P 8.55; OTHER AREA: 6, Alison Johnson Y 8.5; 8, Allie Byrkeland Y 8.25; 11, Tyra Zens P 7.7; 12, Callie Boomsma Y 7.55; 13, MacKenzie Steinbrecher Y 7.35; t14, Aubrie Biteler P, Maelie Culberg P 6.95; 16, Hailee Gilbery Y 6.9; 17, Kenna Konfrst P 6.7; 18, Sadie Lindeman P 6.45

VAULT: 1, Emily Moody M 9.4; 2, Chelsey Mohr M 9.05; 3, Gracie Czmowski M 8.8; t4, London Sudbeck P, Tessa Allen M 8.7; OTHER AREA: t6, Tyra Zens P 8.65; 10, MacKenzie Steinbrecher Y 8.3; 11, Alison Johnson Y 8.25; 12, Ava Kollar Y 8.15; t13, Allie Byrkeland Y, Kenna Konfrst P 7.8; 15, Callie Boomsma Y 7.7; 16, Aubrie Biteler P 7.4; 17, Sadie Lindeman P 7.3; 18, Maelie Culvert P 7.2

JUNIOR VARSITY

TEAM SCORES: Mitchell 133.55, Yankton 92.7

ALL-AROUND: 1, Sidney Malde M 33.7; 2, Bentley Bates M 33.65; 3, Joslin Sommerville M 33.1; 4, Emerson Smith M 31.85; 5, Lara Widstrom M 30.55; YHS: Rachel Clark 25.15; Hope Lesher 22.8; Avery Reifenrath 22.25; Payge McCloud 17.3

BARS: 1, Joslin Sommerville M 8.45; 2, Bentley Bates M 8.4; 3, Sidney Malde M 8.25; 4, Tessa Allen M 7.6; 5, Emerson Smith M 7.45; YHS: 10, Rachel Clark 4.75; 11, Hope Lesher 4.0; 12, Avery Reifenrath 2.65; 13, Payge McCloud 1.7

BEAM: 1, Sidney Malde M 8.65; 2, Bentley Bates M 8.5; t3, Emerson Smith M, Tessa Allen M 8.4; t5, Joslin Sommerville M, Aubrey Gelderman M 8.1; YHS: 11, Zoey Thorsted 6.5; 12, Rachel Clark 6.2; 13, Avery Reifenrath 5.8; t14, Hope Lesher, Payge McCloud 5.0; 16, Jasmin Peitz 4.6

FLOOR: 1, Bentley Bates M 8.65; 2, Sidney Malde M 8.6; 3, Joslin Somemrville M 8.55; 4, Chelsey Mohr M 8.45; 5, Aubrey Gelderman M 8.4; YHS: 11, Avery Reifenrath 7.1; 12, Rachel Clark 6.9; t13, Hope Lesher, Zoey Thorsted 6.4; 15, Payge McCloud 5.8

VAULT: 1, Maddi Lord M 8.3; 2, Sidney Malde M 8.2; 3, Bentley Bates M 8.1; 4, Madelyn Pudwill M 8.05; t5, Joslin Sommerville M, Lainee Frost M 8.0; YHS: 11, Hailee Gilbery 7.6; 12, Hope Lesher 7.4; 13, Rachel Clark 7.3; 14, Zoey Thorsted 7.0; 15, Avery Reifenrath 6.7; 16, Payge McCloud 4.8

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