Bobby Costea, 7, earned another silver medal at the North Raleigh Gymnastics Classic recently.
He posted an overall score of 52.9, posting second place finishes on floor exercise (9.4), vault (9.4), and high bar (9.1). Costea came in third on still rings (9.2), fourth on pommel horse (7.8) and parallel bars (8.0).
Costea is the son of Bobby and Karen Costea of Lincolnton. He is a first-grader at Lincoln Charter School, Denver campus.
The Lincolnton gymnast competes close to home this Saturday, January 29th, when he and his Weyandt`s Gymnastics teammates travel to Hickory for the Frostbite Invite, at Northview Middle School, hosted by Foothills Gymnastics.
Scores and meet information may be viewed online at www.ncmensgymnastics.com.
East Lincoln Ladies
The East Lincoln Lady Mustangs lost to Forestview 77-57 Tuesday.
Alyson Kielar scored a game-high 19 points, while Koree Roseboro chipped in nine in a losing effort. Jasmine Camp paced five Jaguars in double-figures with 17.
The Mustangs are now 4-14 and 1-8 in the Big South 3A. They will square off against Berry Academy at home on Friday.
East Lincoln 14 8 16 19-57
Forestview 14 24 12 27-77
East Lincoln- Alyson Kielar 19, K. Roseboro 9, Moore 7, Smith 7, Lamberth 6, T. Roseboro 6, Webb 3.
Newton-Conover- Jasmine Camp 17, Jessica Capers 16, Ashley Greason 13, Haley Anderson 12, Whitney Rybczyk 11, Gallagher 4, Buie 2, Pettis 2.
by John Mark Brooks