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Prep Report: Connersville secures win over Morristown gymnastics

Despite strong performances from three gymnasts who placed in individual events, Morristown fell just short of defeating Connersville Monday.

The Spartans prevailed 90-79.

Morristown’s Oakleigh Goedde scored runner-up finishes in the vault and on the uneven bars which led to a second-place finish in the all-around scoring. Goedde also finished third on the balance beam and in the floor exercise.

Allison Batten finished fourth in the all-around with fifth-place finishes on the uneven bars, balance beam and in floor exercise. She was sixth in the vaulting competition.

Kaelee Trittipo also secured a sixth-place finish in floor exercise.

Morristown returns to competition Saturday at noon at the Rushville Invitational.

In another gymnastics meet Monday:



Rushville 95.725, Fishers 94.1, Shelbyville 74.25

At Girls Inc. in Shelbyville, Renee Aldridge secured Shelbyville’s best individual finish with a fourth-place performance on the uneven bars.

Also for Shelbyville, Ruby Garner placed fifth in the vault.

Shelbyville is scheduled to compete Thursday at Franklin Central.