1997 All-Met Gymnastics Team
Wednesday, May 28, 1997
GYMNASTS OF THE YEAR
Repeat All-Met. Virginia state all-around champion. Won outright or tied for state title in every event. Set state records for floor exercise (9.8), vault (9.75) and uneven bars (9.8).
Set Virginia state all-around record (39.025).
Repeat Gymnast of the Year. Will compete for Ohio State next year.
Won Concorde District and South Lakes Invitational all-around titles.
Set Virginia state all-around record (57.35).
COACHES OF THE YEAR
Led undefeated Wildcats to Montgomery County championship with county record score of 141.325.
Wildcats won Va. AAA Concorde District, South Lakes Invitational titles.
GIRLS FIRST TEAM
Anne Arundel County vault, floor exercise and all-around champion.
Va. AAA Concorde District all-around champion, Northern Region runner-up.
AAA Northwestern Region co-champion finished 7th all-around at Virginia state meet.
Northern Region all-around champion places third all-around as Bruins won third straight state title.
Three-time All-Met. Won second straight Montgomery County title. Will compete for Minnesota.
Repeat All-Met. Undefeated on vault this season. Montgomery County all-around runner-up.
Virginia state co-champion on vault (best of 9.8) for state champion Bruins.
BOYS FIRST TEAM
Third at South Lakes Invitational.
Three-time All-Met. Second at South Lakes Invitational.
Three-time All-Met. Won third county all-around title with record score.
GIRLS: Amy Becker, Brooke Point; Andrea Bobb, Walter Johnson; Mary Cantu, West Springfield; Colleen Colby, Loudoun Valley; Angel Dodson, Stafford; Melissa Foldvary, Stuart; Jackie Garcia, South Lakes; Christina Jones, Lake Braddock; Michelle Kepick, Lake Braddock; Monica Mahasmiti, Walter Johnson; Mara McDermott, Whitman; Emily McNabb, Brooke Point; Kim Mowl, Oakton; Melissa Motowylak, Lake Braddock; Lauren Nelson, Oakton; Beth Patton, Stafford; Ashley Powell, Chesapeake; Nikki Smith, Broadneck; Peggy Smith, Chantilly; Jill Tobias, Lake Braddock; Natalie Vidnovic, Oakton; Kristen Walters, Centreville; Shannon Ward, Lake Braddock; Adrienne Weatherly, Springbrook.
BOYS: Jeff Bernia, Broadneck; Adam Garrett, Arundel; Sean Hill, Centreville; Jonathan Lena, Herndon; Matt Maring, Jefferson; Nick Mongillo, Madison; Leo Pershu, Fairfax; Ryan Scott, Severna Park; Jon Shellem, South Lakes.
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