Medina gymnasts excel at local tournament

Bees take fourth place in GCC tournament


This week marked the end of the Medina Gymnastics 2015-16 season, and the announcing of the Greater Cleveland Conference Tournament’s final standings. Medina finished strong, taking fourth place in the league.

All of our lady Medina Bees attended, consisting of Nicole Cannon, Tara Grabowski, Danielle Kendel, Isabella Mcgonigal Barnes, Abigail Nagucki, Sadie Palmer-Wilcox, Kaitlyn Rini, Lauren Romano, and Gabrielle Whiting. The team was lead and managed by head coach Darcy Ranallo.

The tournament took place at Medina High School’s Richard H. Clevidence Gymnasium on Thursday, February 4 from 6-10 p.m., hosting the Brunswick, Elyria, Mentor, Solon, and Strongsville gymnastics teams. The competition consisted of uneven bars, the floor event, the balance beam, and the vault.

After a long night of competing, Medina ended the competition in fourth place. Mentor took first place, Solon in second, Brunswick in third, Strongsville in fifth, and Elyria in sixth.  Congratulations to our Gymnastics’ Bees for a strong season this year.