Meet Alexandra Abeal – 2018 Graduating Senior

Alexandra Abeal is a Xcel Diamond athlete training at Devlin Gymnastics coached by Kaitlyn Grasso, Donna Tirrell, Ali Mitch, April Sayre, Jamie Berkheiser and Jamie Solheim.
She resides in Brick, NJ with her parents Anthony and Eleni.
In the fall, Alex plans to attend Stockton University to major in Elementary Education with a Special Education Minor.

Academic Achievements:
Honor Roll

Gymnastics Achievements:
4 Year All Round Varsity Gymnast for Brick Township High School
2  High School Years as Team Captain
Shore Conference and State Regional Qualifier all 4 years
Devlin Club Gymnast since the age of two

Words of Wisdom:
“Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.”

Meet Elena Gies – 2018 Graduating Senior

Elena Gies is a Xcel Diamond athlete training at Devlin Gymnastics coached by Kaitlyn Grasso, Donna Tirrell, Ali Mitch, April Sayre, Jamie Berkheiser and Jamie Solheim.
She resides in Howell, NJ with her parents Lisa and Don.
In the fall, Jasmine plans to attend Stevens Institute of Technology to major in Engineering.

Academic Achievements:
Commended Student for National Merit Scholarship
AP Scholar
NHS Member
Top 10 at Manalapan High School

Gymnastics Achievements:
JOGA State Qualifier
JOGA 5 State Champion
Xcel State Qualifier
Xcel Regional Qualifier

Words of Wisdom:
You can’t always be honest, and you can’t always be kind, but if you have the chance to be honestly kind, then make sure to take it.

9 Regionals 2018 – Results

Level 9 Regional Championships were held at the Sportsplex in Landover, MD on 14/15 April.

View All Region 7 Championship Scores HERE

The following NJ Gymnasts finished 1st All Around in their respective divisions:

Jr 1 Olivia Kelly/North Stars 38.475
Jr 5 Madison Vitolo/North Stars 37.775
Jr 7 McKenna Harris/Atlantic Coast & Nicolette Horton/North Stars 37.275
Jr 8 Ella Mochel/ENA 37.675
Sr 2 Gianna Vaiarelli/Will-Moor 37.875
Sr 8 Raine Smith/North Stars 37.500

Congrats to all USAG NJ 2018 Regional Competitors and Eastern National Qualifiers!

10 Regionals 2018 – Results

Level 10 Regional Championships were held at the Sportsplex in Landover, MD on 13 April.

View All Region 7 Championship Scores HERE

The following NJ Gymnasts finished 1st All Around in their respective divisions:

Jr B: Ariel Posen/MG Elite 38.525
Jr D: Brooke Siter/North Stars 37.850
Sr B: Amanda Cashman/Arena 38.175
Sr C: Vanessa Deniz/Arena 38.650
Sr D: Kylie Piringer/ENA 37.600
Sr E: Kaylee Quinn/North Stars 38.575

And of course Rachael Lukacs/North Stars logged in another 10.0 on Vault in the Sr F Division.

Congrats to all USAG NJ 2018 Regional Competitors and National Qualifiers!

Meet Audrey Biss – 2018 Graduating Senior

Audrey Biss is a Xcel Platinum athlete training at Giant Gymnastics where she is coached by Margaret Witt and John Skorski.
She resides in Sparta, NJ with her parents Pamela and Ken Biss.
In the fall, Audrey plans to attend Stevens Institute of Technology to major in Physics.

Academic Achievements:
Salutatorian of Sparta High School Class of 2018
National Merit Finalist
Member of the National, World Language, and Math Honors Societies

Gymnastics Achievements:
Four-time State Championships Qualifier

USAG-NJ State Entry Fees

USAG NJ State Entry Fees:

Level 2 State Entry Fee $70.00 per gymnast
Level 5 State Entry Fee $80.00 per gymnast
Level 6-7 State Entry Fee $90.00 per gymnast
Xcel all levels $70.00 per gymnast

Meet Jessica Hoff – 2018 Graduating Senior

Jessica Hoff is a Xcel Diamond athlete training at Giant Gymnastics where she is coached by Jason.
She resides in Hackettstown, NJ with her parents Brian and Sharon Hoff.
In the fall, Jessica plans to attend college to major in Law Enforcement.

Academic Achievements:
Nominated for NYLF: Law and CSI
Straight A student at Warren Hills
Member of Streak Nation which helps in community events
Member of Junior Executives
Math, Science, and Spanish honor and AP student

Gymnastics Achievements:
2017 Platinum state all around and bar champion
2017 3rd place all around regional champion

Words of Wisdom:
“When life throws you a curve ball you have three options… duck, get hit, or swing”

10 States 2018 – Results

Level 10 States were hosted by Paragon Gymnastics at Sportika in Manalapan on 17 February.

Congrats to North Stars Gymnastics the 2018 Level 10 Team Champions.

18 Clubs participated.

*Rachel Lukacs/North Stars now holds the State Vault Record for all Level 10 Divisions: Jr A/Jr B/Sr A/Sr B, scoring a 10.0 in the last 3.

Congratulations everyone!

116.275  North Stars
114.550  Arena
111.275  Action
111.050  ENA Paramus
110.850  Head Over Heels
109.725  Premier

Team Results
Individual Results
State Records