In its final regular season meet, the KMC trampoline team had a strong performance. More than 850 competitors, from 24 teams, from six states on the east coast participated in the Fairland Trampoline & Tumbling Invitational on March 23 and 24 at the University of Maryland.
Max Boddorff won third place on level 10 trampoline and first place on level 9 double mini trampoline for boys 17-and-over. Jane Caron came in third on level 10 trampoline and took home fourth place on level 9 double mini trampoline for girls, 17-and-over.
For level 8, trampoline and double mini trampoline, Ilan DiFilippo took home second place and third place; Matthew Wileyto received third place and second place for boys 15-and-over. Carson Bogda placed third on level 8 trampoline and won second on level 7 double mini trampoline for boys 11-and-12. Melissa Fitzgibbon won fifth place on level 8 trampoline and received ninth on double mini trampoline for level 7, girls 13-and-14. Genevieve Edelson placed seventh on trampoline in the same age group and level. Also in level 7, Samantha Sullivan earned third place on trampoline and placed sixth on double mini trampoline, for girls 13-and-14.
For level 6, boys 13-and-14, Benjamin Peragine was second place and Jacob Sneider won third place on trampoline. For double mini trampoline Jacob placed second. For boys 9-10, Mateo Reihman was second and Logan Walchuk was third on double mini trampoline.
In level 5 trampoline, Logan won second place, Mateo was fourth, and Cullan Darhower took sixth. Cullan was second on double mini trampoline in level 5. For boys 11-and-12, Forrest King placed first on double mini trampoline; Isaac Hannah placed third on trampoline and double mini trampoline. Benjamin Peragine won first place on level 5 double mini trampoline for boys 13-and-14.
Also in level 5, Giselle Bianco was fourth in her flight on trampoline for girls 9-and-10. In the 11-and-12 age group, Juliette Bianco placed fifth on trampoline and double mini trampoline.
Forrest King placed second on trampoline in level 4 for boys 11-and-12.
KMC Gymnastics is located at 912 W Cypress St in Kennett Square PA. The gym is run and owned by Karen Myers. The trampolinists train with Paul Wileyto, Marie Caron, Joseph Kozlowski, Sarah Arrigo, and Justine Franchina. The team will compete again on April 20 and 21 in the state competition.