TIFTON — Three local gymnasts excelled at the USAG Southeastern Region 8 Championships in Concord, N.C. on April 27. Lyndsee McDonald and Kaylee McDonald of Fitzgerald and Elyssa Roberts of Tifton competed against the top gymnasts from eight southeastern states. Roberts (Georgia state champion) placed 3rd on vault, 7th on bars, 10th on balance beam, 6th on floor exercise and 4th all-around in her division with a score of 37.025. Kaylee McDonald (Georgia state champion) placed 8th on vault, 8th on floor exercise and 6th on balance beam. Lyndsee McDonald placed 5th on vault, 4th on bars, 2nd on balance beam, 7th on floor exercise and 3rd all-around in her division with a score of 37.05. These gymnasts compete with Tift Gymnastics Academy and are coached by Ben Ledl and Jessica King.
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"Little Shop of Horrors" opens tonight at the Tift Theatre for the Performing Arts, and the show promises to be entertaining, with a cast of locals eager to take the stage.
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Jensen Rainey (left) and Josie Arant will both be participating in the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship next week in North Carolina.
Tifton duo to take on the world
The invasion is set to begin July 31. That is the day that not just one, but two 11-year-old Tifton golfers hit the courses at Pinehurst, N.C. Their goal? A world championship.
Josie Arant and Jensen Rainey are the ones questing for this title, the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship. Actually, they both 11 for the moment. Josie will celebrate her 12th birthday Aug. 1, the second day of the tournament.
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