Gymnastics: LeBlanc, Hanson lead Little Falls to second at Park Rapids

Sports Editor

The Little Falls gymnastics team placed second out of five teams at Saturday’s Park Rapids Invite, finishing with 128.55 points, 4.05 behind champion Bemidji.

Sophomore Rachelle LeBlanc used first-place finishes on vault, bars and floor to win the all-around with a score of 35.7.

Junior Amanda Hanson placed sixth in the all-around with a score of 31.85, led by a third-place effort on floor (8.65).

Hanson also placed fifth on bars (8.0) and tied for eighth with junior teammate Carly Atkinson on vault (8.5).

Atkinson added an eighth-place finish on beam (7.4).

Little Falls hosts St. Cloud Apollo, Thursday.