Meghan Spencer wins Silver MedalWednesday, February 27, 2013 by: Chris DawsonOTTAWA, ON - Gymtrix gymnast Meghan Spencer won the Silver medal on Vault this past weekend at the 3rd Ontario Womenâ€™s Qualifying competition held in Ottawa.
The 11-year-old Level 5 athlete missed winning the Gold medal by one tenth of a point.
Spencer also placed 7th on Balance Beam and 7th place Overall.
Melina Levasseur, a Provincial Level 7 gymnast, narrowly missed a podium finish after placing 4th on Vault.
Levasseur also had a 5th place finish on Balance Beam and a 4th place finish on Floor Exercise.
Victoria Desfosses placed 5th on Uneven Bars, 6th on Vault and 6th on Balance Beam in the Level 5 â€“ 11 year old category.
Caleigh Porter finished 7th on Vault, 8th on Uneven Bars and 8th on Floor in the Level 6 â€“ 12 year old category. Competing in the Level 5 â€“ 10 year category, Emma Shea was 8th place on Vault.
The Womenâ€™s Artistic team is coached by Nicki Chretien, Bill Rhoads, Tara Alger, Robyn Grigg and Olivia Weerdenburg.
Remaining competitions for the Gymtrix Womenâ€™s team will include those held in Mississauga, Sudbury, and North Bay.
Submitted to BayToday.ca