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AREA Gymnastics: Flyers' LeBlanc finishes third in 1A state meet


MINNEAPOLIS — Rachelle LeBlanc of Little Falls attained the Flyers’ highest finish in all-around competition when she placed third in the Class 1A state meet Saturday at the University of Minnesota Sports Pavilion.

In her third state meet, the junior scored 37.4250 to finish behind champion Sela Fadness of Austin (38.5000) and runner-up Briquelle Bowden of Alexandria (37.9500).

“That was totally unexpected,” LeBlanc said of her all-around podium finish.

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