WEST GYMNASTS QUALIFY FOR STATE
The Niles West boys gymnastics team has seven athletes that have qualified for the 2018 IHSA state final meet this weekend at Hoffman Estates High School. The following gymnasts qualified as individuals to the state final:
Freshman Brian Lieo (Floor exercise, Pommel Horse, Still Rings, High Bar)
Junior Elan Atar (Floor Exercise, Still Rings, High Bar)
Junior Jack Nguyen (Still Rings, Vault, High Bar)
Junior Nehemiah Wong (Vault)
Senior James Nguyen (Vault)
Senor Brian Truong (Parallel Bars, High Bar)
Senor Simon Lee (Parallel Bars)
The Varsity team narrowly missed qualifying for state and finished 9th in state, one place away from qualifying as a team at the Wheaton-Warrenville Sectional.
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NORTH GYMNASTS QUALIFY FOR STATE COMPETITION
Three Niles North boys gymnasts qualified for this weekend’s state meet at Hoffman Estates High School. They are: Ben Arcus (2- time state qualifier) qualified in five events, Jan Lingat qualified in two events, and Gavin Byrd qualified in two events. Niles North hosted a State Send Off for the three athletes this afternoon. Go Vikings!
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