Lady Vike Eckert 11th at regional gymnastics

Huntington North junior Aleah Eckert is in the middle of a tumbllng run in floor exercise at the Huntington North Regional Gymnastics Tournament on Saturday, March 2. Eckert placed 11th to end her season.
Huntington North junior Aleah Eckert is in the middle of a tumbllng run in floor exercise at the Huntington North Regional Gymnastics Tournament on Saturday, March 2. Eckert placed 11th to end her season. Photo by Scott Trauner.

Huntington North junior Aleah Eckert placed 11th out of 28 competitors in floor exercise at the Huntington North Gymnastics Regional on Saturday, March 2.

Eckert, competing as an individual, scored an 8.625 for her placing. Only the top six place finishers advance to state on Saturday, March 9, at Noblesville.

Homestead senior Catherine Milne won the event with a score of 9.175. Ella Smith of Carroll was second with a 9.025, Rachael Landstoffer of Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger and Yana Weir of Homestead each pulled scores of 9.000 to tie for third, Erica Xayarath, competing as an individual, was fifth with a score of 8.925 and Ashelynn Steinke of Carroll was sixth with an 8.875.