Lakeside junior Paige Munro performs in the floor exercise. Her silver medal finish on the beam pushed Lakeside to the title. (Photo by Mark Brock)
Lakeside’s Paige Munro won two silver medals and two bronze medals to compile an All-Around total of 32.65 to take second in the All-Around competition.
Redan sophomore Mya Hemingway (32.15) was third in the All-Around for the second consecutive year followed by Lakeside freshman Amelia Stockwell (32.10) in fourth, Stephenson sophomore Isha’e Harris (30.50) in fifth and Arabia Mountain senior Nia Freeman (30.00) in sixth.
Freeman also took gold in the vault with a score of 8.60 to round out all the event winners.
Defending champion Redan finished in third with 87.85 points and Dunwoody was fourth with 87.05.
The title was Lakeside’s 20th in the 51 years of competition (1966-2016). The 20 wins include a string of 10 consecutive wins from 1972 to 1981. Coach Elizabeth Krieger now has two titles in three seasons at the helm of the Lady Vikings.
Tucker is in second with 9 DCSD titles followed by Redan with 8 and Dunwoody 7 to account for 44 of the 51 championships.