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Pre-season previews: winter season begins

Pre-season previews: winter season begins

Winter sports are ramping up as teams prepare for a strong season.
Priya Annapureddy, Reporter November 22, 2019

After years of being a no-cut sport, the gymnastics team will be more evaluative in choosing their athletes during tryouts this winter season.  “In the past… everyone made the team. This year...

Shayla Anderson, the new head coach, instructs the gymnastics team at their practice location, Advantage Gymnastics in Woodinville, before their second meet the following day. Their second meet was on Tuesday, Dec 5. against Newport.

Viking alumna returns to coach gymnastics

Jonah Austin, Reporter December 16, 2017

After competing as a Viking herself from 2008 to 2012, new head coach Shayla Anderson said she is excited to lead the gymnastics team this season. Anderson started doing gymnastics when she was 4 years...

Gymnastics reflects on a difficult season

Gymnastics reflects on a difficult season

Alex Haworth, Reporter March 17, 2017

After a season of flips, twists and vaults, the girl’s gymnastics team landed in high spirits at the end of their 2-5 season. The team worked together to create unity and pride, propelling them to a...

Gymnasts aspire to have a strong season

Gymnasts aspire to have a strong season

Joanna Wyler, Reporter December 6, 2016

Everyday at Advantage Gym the gymnastics team practice their routines, clap chalk on their hands and cheer on their fellow gymnasts as they flip off the bars and into a foam pit. The team is working hard...

Junior Charlotte Berkman focuses on her balance during her beam routine.

The girls gymnastics team leaps into the season with promise

Jerrod Burright, Reporter January 29, 2015

Unity, enthusiasm and hard work comprise the very spirit of the girls gymnastics team. With the adjustment to their new coach, a lot has changed for the team. New skills are acquired each practice with...

Sophomore Isabelle Knopf poses while practicing the finishing move of a floor routine.  The girls are beginning a new era under coach Campbell and have their first home meet on Dec. 11.  Courtesy of Willy Paine

Gymnastics starts brand new season under new coach

Hailey Robinson, Reporter January 22, 2015

For the gymnastics team the start of a season means calloused palms and hard falls. This year it also means adjusting to a new coach. “We thought it would be hard to deal with a new coach, but she’s...

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