HAMPSTEAD — The Phantom Prep Op Team competed in the NH State meet on May 15 in Dover, and took all three state championship team titles. The Prep Op Advanced Team won with a 110.6, the Intermediate team with a 112.025 and the Novice team with a 114.6! The Phantom gymnasts also took 9 Individual All Around titles and 28 event titles. This weekend's title achievement clinches a complete sweep of State Championship Team titles for all levels Phantom competed in in 2011. Levels 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 all won team championships in April!
Kylie Lowell of Derry was the Prep Op Advanced All Around State Champion in the Jr. Division with a 36.925. She was also champion on Bars 9.575 and Beam 9.4 and second on vault 8.625 and third on floor 9.325. Anna Fallisi of Salem was second in the AA 36.4, state champion on Floor 9.45 and second on beam 9.2. Nicole Faber, also of Salem was second on bars 9.5 and fourth AA with a 35.425. Rachel Fay of Hookset was the State Champion in the Senior Division with a 36.9. She was champ on bars 9.55 and floor 9.3, and second on vault 8.95 and beam 9.1. Ally DeCloux of Chester was fourth on beam 9.05 and Lilly Oliveri of Salem was fourth on vault 8.5 and fifth on beam 8.85.
In the Prep Op Intermediate team, Meghan Santos of Salem, Emily Cambra of Hampstead, Gemma Schena of Hampstead, and Aisling Gigandet of Groveland, MA were AA State Champions in each of their age division; Meghan with a 36.7, Emily with a 37.425, Gemma with a 36.4, and Aisling with a 35.55. Emily was the State Champion in all events as well! 9.15 vault, 9.8 on bars, 9.4 on beam and 9.075 on floor. Meghan was first on floor 9.3 and third on vault 9.125. Gemma was first on bars 9.35, first on floor 9.2, and second on beam 8.85. Aisling was first on vault 8.9 and on floor 9.15. Alex Cave of Chester was the bar state champion 9.7 and second on floor 9.2. Gen Gigandet, of Groveland MA, was second on beam 9.125 and third in the AA 36.125. Samantha Milone of Plaistow was second on vault 9.3 and third on bars 9.525. Amber Chopelas was third on beam 9.1. Ashley Myer was sixth on vault 8.9 and floor 8.75. Both Amber and Ashley are from Salem. Ashley Williston of Derry was third on vault 9.1, and fourth in the AA 35.225. Kirstin Klimkofski of Sandown was second on bars 9.625 and third in the AA 35.6. Julia DeCloux of Chester was third on floor 8.85.
In the Prep Op Novice team, Nicki Fallisi of Salem was the State Champion in the Senior division with a 38.225. She was also the State Champion in all events with a 9.95 on vault, 9.775 on bars, 9.35 on beam and 9.15 on floor. Cassidy Pascucci of Derry was the State Champion in the 12 year old division with a 37.675. She was champion on vault 9.475, beam 9.5 and floor 9.350. Brittney Waller of Salem was second on vault 9.4, beam 9.4, floor 9.25 and in the AA 37.175. Kierstin Lock of Salem was state champ on bars and third AA 36.275. Julia Worden of Windham was State Champion in the 11 year old division with a 38.225. She was also champion on vault 9.85, beam 9.4 and floor 9.325. She was second on bars 9.65. Kasey Hartmann of Salem was the bar state champion with a 9.675 and third in the AA 36.875. Brytni Benjamin of Windham was second on floor 9.15. Sophie Lebiedz of Atkinson was third on vault 8.9, bars 9.1 and beam 8.95 and second in the AA 35.650. Emma Stahly of Londonderry was second on floor 9.1 and Allison French of Hampstead was eighth in the AA 35.550.