Mill Creek student competes in local gymnastics competition

January 3, 2014 

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On Dec. 6, Mill Creek Upper Elementary, Belton, fifth grade student Julia Smith competed in a regional gymnastics competition in Blue Springs, where she earned third place in floor exercise; second place in vault, beam and bars; and first place in the all-around 10 and under age group. Smith trains with MEGA gymnastics in Belton and competes as an Excel Silver gymnast. Smith began taking gymnastics classes at age 4 and now trains approximately eight hours a week.

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