FRISCO, TX, Feb. 27, 2022 – Ella Keith Parker (West Monroe, LA/Cincinnati, gymnastics) won her second consecutive All-Around Junior Winter Cup title on Sunday at the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas. With a score of 52.450, Parker edged out hometown gymnast Ella Murphy (Frisco, TX/WOGA Gymnastics), who finished second with a score of 51.850. Murphy’s WOGA teammate Hazley Rivera (Plano, TX) finished third with a score of 50.650.
Parker posted the best results of the day on balance beam (13,900) and floor exercise (13,350), sharing top honors on the last apparatus with Tiana Sumanasekera (Pleasanton, CA/West Valley School of Gymnastics), who also led the vault with a score of 13,700. . Gabriella Van Freyen (Lewis Center, OH/X-Treme Gym) placed first on uneven bars with a score of 13,300.
The 2022 Winter Cup presented by OZONE and TURN will conclude tonight with the final day of the men’s competition, which will be streamed live on Flip Now presented by USA Gymnastics at 6:30 pm ET. Titles among juniors and adults are played on shells.