Among the gymnasts who competed in the Level 5 championship was Jaala Downes of Tracy, who trains at West Coast Olympic Gymnastics Academy in Pleasanton. Downes, age 9, placed sixth all-around with a score of 35.975. Her score included the following events: beam, 13th, 8.85; vault, 10th, 8.75; bars, seventh, 9.225; and floor, fourth, 9.15.
Gymnasts from Classic Gymnastics of Tracy also competed in the weekend’s tournament.
Katelyn Garay took 12th place overall in the 10-and-younger age group with a score of 33.95. Her individual event scores were vault, ninth, 8.45; bars, eighth, 8.85; beam, 11th, 8.75; and floor, 15th, 7.90.
Lauren Giles placed 10th in the 13-year-old age group with an all-around score of 34.75, including second place on the vault with a score of 9.025. Her other scores: bars, sixth, 9.35; beam, 16th, 8.2; and floor, 14th, 8.175.
Ellie Higgins was 17th overall with a score of 32.65 in the 10-and-older division. Her scores: vault, 15th, 8.1; bars, 14th, 8.525; beam, 16th, 8.325; and floor, 17th, 7.7.
In the Level 6 competition, on Nov. 14 and 15 in Lemoore, Donna Rotella of Classic Gymnastics placed 17th all-around with a score of 33.65. Her results: vault, sixth, 9.025; bars, 23rd, 7.725; beam, 21st, 8.3; and floor, eighth, 8.6.
Level 4 state championships will be Dec. 5 and 6 in Pinole. Ten gymnasts from Classic Gymnastics will compete for state titles.