Beauty & the Beast
Seniors Brooke and James competed in their last Beauty and the Beast event on Jan. 5. Brooke had her season high all-around score, placing 3rd with a 34.15. She placed 2nd on beam with a season high 8.8 and 4th on floor with a season high 8.9. Izzie placed 5th on bars and was the only other Kilbourne gymnast to place as they faced tough competition from Dublin Coffman, Jerome, Scioto, and Olentangy Liberty. The team scored a season high 128.4.
2022-23 Season kicks off
The Wolves kicked off the season on December 8th at home with a quad meet. Upper Arlington finished first with 129.15, while the Wolves came in second with 125.35. Miami Trace was third with 119.35 and Big Walnut was fourth 105.05. Also competing were individuals from Washington Court House and Adena.
Senior Brooke Carter led the Wolves by placing 1st on Bars (8.1), 2nd on Vault (8.15), 3rd on Floor (8.65) and 2nd All Around (33.1). Sophomore Izzie Kinderknecht finished 4th on Beam (8.25); 5th Vault (8.0) and All Around (32.05). Freshman Delainey Moghannam finished 6th All Around in her debut with the Wolves.
The team traveled to Marysville on December 14th and won a quad meet scoring 125.5. Marysville was 2nd with 122.85, Miami Trace 3rd with 116.15, and Mechanicsburg 4th with 111.45. Sheridan competed with a partial team. Brooke and Aubrey won vault with 8.25 and Izzie and Delainey tied for 2nd with 8.2. Izzie was 2nd on bars (7.65) and Brook was 3rd (7.55). It was a rough beam day with 13 team falls, but Izzie stayed on and placed 3rd with a season high 8.3. Izzie was 2nd on Floor, Brooke 3rd, and Delainey 5th. Izzie finished 2nd AA with 32.8 and Brooke was 3rd with 32.05.
December 17 was the Hilliard Invitational. Our only gymnast to finish on the podium was freshman Delainey with an 8.8 on beam!
The Lady Wolves will be at home on Jan. 5 for Beauty & the Beast.
The team raised $3500 to benefit the Drew George Memorial Scholarship and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Drew was a three-sport athlete at WK and even while receiving cancer treatment, volunteered to coach basketball and soccer at WKHS. We hope all of our athletes model his dedication to Kilbourne and his ability to stay positive through adversity.
2022 Win the Day Invitational
The Wolves finished 16th out of 32 teams, with Reagan Leo finishing in the top 20. Tough competition with some of the best teams in the state. Season high scores on vault and beam (we hit 5 of 6 routines!) on our way to a team score of 129.85.
2022 Kilbourne Invitational
Kilbourne placed 2nd in the meet behind Dublin Coffman (134.20). The Wolves scored their season high 131.90. Placing for the Wolves were senior Reagan Leo – 2nd Beam 9.025, 4th Floor 9.00, and 4th AA 33.675. Junior Brooke Carter was 5th on Vault 8.15, 6th Beam 8.35, 5th Floor 8.85, 7th AA 33.05. Freshman Izzie Kinderknecht placed 4th on Bars 8.20, and 8th AA 32.90. Freshman Aubrey Elder tied for 7th on Floor with an 8.80.
ALUMNI NIGHT Dec. 16, 2021
Thank you for coming!
Front: Kayla Rice, Allie Guist, Bethany Lange, Catie Duzzny, Emily Mosic, Marissa Giordano.
Middle: Megan Grindstaff, Cindy, Lee Sellers, Senna Harrison, Celeste Fushimi-Karns, Sophie Seculov, Kenzie Stevens
Back: Alyse Schwartz, Missy, Dyanne, Hannah Hale, Sophie Baker, Abby Deitrick, Trinity Leo
Not pictured: Kayla Shelby, Kaitlin Troutner
OCCs were exciting as the team finished first in the meet, which placed us in a tie with Liberty for the overall OCC Buckeye Division Champions! Finishing in the top 5 qualifies for All-OCC honors:
- Emily- 3rd V, UB; 1st F, 2nd AA
- Reagan- 5th V, UB, BB, 4th F, AA
- Brooke- 2nd BB, 4th F
The team continued to improve throughout the season, capping off Districts with three state qualifiers. Sophie Seculov and Brooke qualified on Beam, while Emily qualified on Beam and All-Around.
End of season awards were presented:
- Most Valuable Gymnast: Reagan & Emily
- Most Improved Gymnast: Ava
- Wolves Spirit Award: Sophie S.
- Coaches’ Award: Emma
- Wolves, Inc. Sportsmanship, Ethics, Integrity Award: Sophie B.
- District Sportsmanship, Ethics, Integrity Award: Kenzie
- 4-year Senior awards: Sophie, Sophie, Emily, Kenzie
- Academic All-Ohio: Sophie, Sophie, Kenzie
- OCC Scholar Athlete: Sophie B.
- All-OCC: Brooke, Reagan, Emily
- All-District & State Qualifiers: Brooke, Emily, Sophie S.
All gymnasts had the opportunity to compete in this meet, held at WYB where many grew up doing gymnastics. Emily won vault and floor, and Sophie S. and Marissa tied for 2nd on beam. Reagan tied for 5th on vault and finished 10th on beam. Brooke was 9th on beam and 8th on bars. No one competed all around. Kilbourne finished 2nd!
Wolves finish second against Liberty, Hayes, Scioto, Big Walnut
The Wolves picked up three OCC wins over Hayes, Scioto, and Big Walnut and finish the OCC regular season with a 5-1 record. Emily tied for first on vault (9.0) and floor (8.75) and finished 3rd on bars (8.6) and 2nd all-around. Sophie S. won beam (8.75) and finished 8th on vault with 8.0. Reagan and Brooke tied for 4th on beam with 8.4, and Reagan finished 4th on bars (8.2) and 3rd on floor (8.65). Brooke was 6th on floor (8.4), and Marissa finished 8th on bars, and Olivia finished 9th.
Win the Day
We LOVE going to this meet, snow and all. The Wolves had strong performances by all and finished 7th overall. Emily placed 4th on beam (9.05), 5th on floor (9.075), 6th all around (35.275) and 9th on vault (8.85). Reagan finished 9th on beam (8.85).
23rd Annual Kilbourne Invitational
The Wolves finished 3rd out of 10 teams behind Dublin Jerome and Dublin Coffman. Three of the freshman competed in session 1 and Madison had a career high 8.0 on beam and placed 3rd!
The Varsity team competed in Session 2, where Emily finished 4th All Around and Reagan 8th. Emily placed 3rd on vault and 4th on floor and bars. The highlight of the meet was the Wolves’ strong performance on beam. Brooke was the team’s highest score with 9.05 for 3rd place, Reagan had an 8.9 for 4th, Emily 8.8 for 5th, and Sophie 8.75 for 6th!
Jan. 13 Senior Night
We celebrated our four seniors- Emily, Sophie, Sophie, Kenzie! They all have been on the team for four years and also competed on the middle school team. We expect great things from them and we can’t wait to see where their lives take them!
Emily placed tied for 1st on Vault; finished 4th on Beam, Floor, All Around; 6th on Bars. Reagan placed 2nd on Vault and Floor; 3rd on Beam and All Around; 4th on Bars. Sophie S. placed 6th on Floor with a season high 8.85, and Sophie B. had her season high score of 8.6 on Beam. Kenzie competed All Around and had her season high.
The Wolves picked up wins over Hayes, Buckeye Valley, and Lancaster with a score of 131.95 to 119.6, 96.10, and 125.85 respectively. The Wolves swept all events with Senior Emily Mosic winning the All Around (34.9), vault (9.0), bars (8.65), and floor (9.0). and Reagan Leo winning beam (8.6). Reagan also placed 2nd on vault (8.35) and floor (8.9), 3rd All around (33.15) and 5th on bars (7.3). Brooke Carter finished in 2nd All Around (33.35) and on beam (8.4), and 3rd on floor (8.8), vault (8.1), and bars (8.0). Senior Sophie Seculov placed 4th on vault (8.1).
Dec. 22 Wolves Win Home opener
Kilbourne scored 132.5 points to win its first meet of the season over Marysville (123.25) and Westerville Central (108.15). Senior Emily Mosic won the All-Around (34.65), Vault (9.0) and finished second on Floor (8.65), Beam (8.60), and Bars (8.4). Sophomore Brooke Carter finished second All-Around (33.95), first on Beam (9.0) and Floor (8.8), and fourth on Vault (8.05) and Bars (8.1). Also finishing in the top six were Senior Sophie Baker 3rd Vault (8.1) and 6th Beam (7.9); Junior Reagan Leo 3rd Bars (8.35) and Beam (8.45); Freshman Marissa Dolciato 4th All-Around (31.15), 5th Vault (7.9) and Beam (8.0), 6th Floor (8.25).
Wolves close out season with a lot to celebrate!
- 11 Scholar-Athletes (3.25 semester average)
- All-OCC and All-District– Abby, Hannah, Emily , State qualifier-Hannah, State alternate- Emily
- OCC Scholar-Athlete – Abby
- Coaches Association Academic All Ohio award- Abby and Senna
- District Assistant Coach of the Year – Missy
- District Sportsmanship, Ethics, Integrity Award – Sophie B.
- 4-year Senior award- Trinity and Abby
- Wolves, Inc. Sportsmanship, Ethics, Integrity Award – Sophie B.
- Most Improved Gymnast – Rachel
- Wolves Spirit Award – Abby
- Most Valuable Gymnast – Hannah
- Coaches Award – Brooke
- Team raised over $3900 for the Stephanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center
Hannah Hale – 4th on Beam
The Wolves finished 4th, just 0.05 out of 3rd place which would have qualified them as a team for State. Sheridan won the meet with 144.55, Berlin was 2nd with 139.275, and Jerome 3rd with 138.775.
Congrats to… Trinity & Abby-4 yr. Seniors; Missy District Assistant Coach of the Year; Sophie B. Sportsmanship, Ethics, Integrity Award; Senna and Abby Academic All-Ohio; Emily, Abby, Hannah All District; Hannah State qualifier on all events!
Wolves raised over $3900 for the Stephanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center!
2020 Kilbourne Invitational
Team 2nd Place 136.05! 1st place Dublin Jerome 136.725
Hannah 2nd vault (9.2), Floor (9.3) AA (35.45); 8th Beam (8.65)
Emily 3rd Beam (9.0), Vault (9.05) AA (35.075); 4th Floor (9.125)
2019-20 Team and Staff
Seniors: Abby Deitrick, Trinity Leo, Senna Harrison, Hannah Hale, Kelly Velazquez, Gulniza Mukan
Juniors: Sophie Baker, Emily Mosic, Sophie Seculov, Mackenzie Stevens,
Sophomores: Reagan Leo, Laurel Rhodes, Rachel Harris
Freshman: Brooke Carter
Coaches: Cindy Fushimi, Missy Kott, Dyanne Lewis, Celeste Fushimi-Karns, Roni Balconi
Training Staff: Kelli Damschroder, Boston Waltenberger
Team -Received 2019 Team Sportsmanship Award!
Team -Received 2018 Team Sportsmanship Award