1996 All-Met Gymnastics Team
Thursday, May 30, 1996
GYMNASTS OF THE YEAR
4-time All-Met. After breaking both ankles last spring, returned to win Virginia AAA Northern Region title and state balance beam.
Former Olympic Development Program participant twice broke Virginia all-around record (best of 57.3). Sixth all-around in Class I Junior Elite championships.
COACHES OF THE YEAR
Led undefeated Bruins to second straight Virginia title.
Baltimore policeman's team won Anne Arundel title.
GIRLS FIRST TEAM
Virginia champion on floor and uneven bars.
Virginia AAA Northwestern Region champion.
Second in Virginia and Northern Region all-around.
Led Bruins to second consecutive state title.
Anne Arundel champion, undefeated in all-around.
Montgomery beam, floor and all-around champion.
Montgomery runner-up led unbeaten team to county title.
BOYS FIRST TEAM
3-time All-Met, unbeaten on pommel horse in 4 seasons.
Virginia Northern Region floor exercise champion.
Anne Arundel champ won high bar, vault, rings, floor exercise.
GIRLS: Lori Bernia, Broadneck; Katie Bolac, Gaithersburg; Sabrina Buchsbaum, Langley; Shelley Distad, Arundel; Kristen Douhan, North Stafford; C.C. Fisher, Herndon; Kristi Franklin, Courtland; Jackie Garcia, South Lakes; Chrissy Janis, Stafford; Colleen Mentzer, Loudoun Valley; Melissa Motowylak, Lake Braddock; Haven Musashe, Jefferson; Libby Smith, Chantilly; Jill Tobias, Lake Braddock; Kirsten Thompson, Broad Run; Adrienne Weatherly, Springbrook; Shannon Ward, Lake Braddock; Renee Woods, Park View.
BOYS: Adam Barkley, Chantilly; Jeff Bernia, Broadneck; Lance Hancock, W.T. Woodson; Sean Hill, Centreville; Greg Klingler, Arundel; Nick Mongillo, Madison; Jon Shellem, South Lakes; Will Stokes, Old Mill
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