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Girls’ gymnastics team competes in sectionals

Central's girls' gymnastics team competed in several events against five other schools on February 11.

Jack Ging, Lia Reichmann, Editor-in-Chief, and Saba Ali, Editor-in-Chief

February 11, 2020

On Tuesday, Feb. 11, the girls' varsity Gymnastics team competed against Downers Grove South, Frankfort Lincoln-Way East, Tinley Park, Oswego High School, and Oak Park in the IHSA sectionals. The competition took place in the Hinsdale Central gymnasium. Teams competed in events such as balance beam, vau...

Varsity girls gymnastics coach Kim Estoque shares insights on team and perseverance

Coach Kim Estoque has been head varsity coach for girls' gymnastics for 15 years and continues to instill team bonding in her players.

Mara Severts, Contributor

December 28, 2019

Chalk flies. Hands wring the bar, friction burning like coals. The calluses on her hands grow stiffer with each turn, dead skin and muscle the only thing connecting her to the bar. She can hear the chatter of practice behind her, the thinking of the uneven bars only giving way to the commands o...

Gallery: Girls’ gymnastics swing into season

Annette Sommers, sophomore, performs her beam routine on Friday, Nov. 22 at the gymnastics meet.

Anna Pellegrino, Saba Ali, Editor-in-Chief, and Lia Reichmann, Editor-in-Chief

November 25, 2019

Boys gymnastics takes third at LTHS invite

Herbert Wang, junior, competed in floor at the invitational on Friday, March 8.

Leah Stevens, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Abby Stockmal, Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2019

On Friday, March 8, the boy's gymnastics team traveled to rival Lyons Township High School to compete in the LTHS Invitational Meet. As a whole, the team placed in third with 129 points in total. “I know we competed extremely well as a team on Friday’s meet. Everybody did their routines comple...

Varsity gymnasts place as all-around athletes in conference

Annette Sommers, freshman, and Caroline Klobach, junior, stand next to each other, with both receiving all around athletes in the varsity West Suburban Conference meet at York Community High School on Jan. 26.

Rachel Wagner, Leah Stevens, Section Editor, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Abby Stockmal, Editor-in-Chief

January 29, 2019

On Saturday, Jan. 26, the varsity and junior varsity gymnastics teams competed in the West Suburban Conference Championship at 11 a.m. at York Community High School. Junior Caroline Klobach and Freshman Annette Sommers made impressive marks for the Red Devils' varsity gymnastics team, where Klobach tied for fourth in the vault with 9.150 points...

Girls Gymnastics host senior night

On Wednesday, Dec. 5, Girls Gymnastics competed against Lyons Township in the field house. The team won with a score of 129.3-122.95.

Leah Stevens, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Abby Stockmal

December 13, 2018

On Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 5:45 p.m., the Girl's Gymnastics Team held their senior night at home in the field house against rival Lyons Township. The Red Devil varsity team won the meet with a score of 129.3 to 122.95. “It was a very short senior night because we only had two seniors,” said Kylie...

Boys gymnastics prepares to face LT

The boys gymnastics team poses at the Red vs. White meet on Feb. 23.

Leah Stevens, Ali Ardehali, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2018

The boys gymnastics team will be competing at an away meet on Friday, March 9 at 6 p.m. against Lyons Township High School (LT). LT has a reputation for being Central’s biggest competition in terms of athletics, so the boys have been practicing hard in preparation for this meet. “LT is our...

Girls varsity gymnastics takes third at Sectionals

Though many of the Red Devils did not advance to State, their season was full of accomplishments, including third place at Regionals.

Leah Stevens, Ali Ardehali, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

February 7, 2018

The varsity girls gymnastics team competed at the IHSA Sectionals meet on Monday, Feb. 5 at Sandburg High School. The Red Devils got a total number of 136.45 points and placed third in the meet as a team. Sectionals is the meet that determines whether or not the team will advance to the State ...

Girls gymnastics defeats rival Lyons Township

Sophomore Emma Baroni (left) performs her floor routine at the meet.

Leah Stevens, Ali Ardehali, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2018

The girls gymnastics team competed against their biggest rival, Lyons Township High School (LT), on Wednesday Jan. 17 at an away meet. The girls were able to pull out nearly an eight-point win against LT with a score of 137.5 to 129.75. “When we first got to the meet, the environment felt pretty ...

Girls gymnastics takes first at home meet

On Wednesday, Nov. 29, the girls gymnastics team competed against Sandburg, Lemont, and Riverside Brookfield in a quad competition.

Leah Stevens, Ali Ardehali, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2017

On Wednesday, Nov. 29, the girls gymnastics team hosted a quad meet in the field house. The team placed first overall in all levels after competing against teams from Sandburg, Lemont, and Riverside Brookfield. “The team performed very well and I was very proud of everyone because it’s still th...

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