Xcel Platinum Team

The second place Xcel Platinum Team includes (left to right) Mya Gargano, Morgan Rudert, Madison Lee, Sophie Akers-Novak and Rebecca Taylor.

The Xcel Platinum gymnasts from Medina Gymnastics Academy traveled to the happiest place on Earth and competed at the Magical Classic in Orlando! This was their first time competing at the international level and they earned a second place trophy as a team to bring back to Ohio.

The Xcel Platinum Team consisted of Madison Lee, who placed third on vault and bars and second on beam, floor, and all around; Sophie Akers-Novak finished second on beam, floor, and all around; Rebecca Taylor placed third all around and first on beam; and Mya Gargano finished second on floor. Also competing to help the Platinum team earn their second place title was Morgan Rudert.

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