GYMNASTICS: Warriors sweep beam, defeat Apollo
ST. CLOUD - Katy Etterman combined for an all-around score of 37.375 as she swept all four events once again in leading the Brainerd Warriors to Thursday's 136.6-130.925 win over the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles in a Central Lakes Conference meet.
Etterman's strongest events were the vault and balance beam, scoring 9.4s on both. Madison Grausam added second-place finishes in the same events.
The Warriors claimed the top five spots on beam with Etterman and Grausam being followed by Mikayla Cerney, Olivia Elsenpeter, and Claire Campbell.
"I thought we competed pretty well tonight," Warriors coach Dave Maras said. "Especially we hit some nice vaults and had some nice beams."
Brainerd 136.60, Apollo 130.925
Uneven parallel bars: 1-Katy Etterman 9.325, 3-Mikayla Cerney 8.35
Balance beam: 1-Etterman 9.4, 2-Madison Grausam 8.15, 3-Cerney 8.1, 4-Olivia Elsenpeter 7.75, 5-Claire Campbell 7.75
Floor exercise: 1-Etterman 9.25, 3-Grausam 8.955
Vault: 1-Etterman 9.4, 2-Grausam 9.15
All-around: 1-Etterman 37.375, 3-Cerney 33.34
Conference: Brd 5-1. Overall: Brd 5-1. Next: Brainerd in Park Invitational at Cottage Grove 11 a.m. Saturday.