BETTENDORF, Iowa-Three MEGA gymnasts competed at the Region 4 Gymnastics Championships this past weekend. Qualifiers need a 34.0 or higher all-around score at

their state meet in order to compete for South Dakota at the region championships.

Region 4 is comprised of South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Missouri and Nebraska. The three MEGA gymnasts included Kaylee Bauder, Kyra Gropper and Olivia Prunty.

Bauder placed sixth on the vault with a season-high 8.925, while also scoring a 9.0 in the bars, a 8.175 on beam and a 8.90 on floor. Gropper earned a 9.0 on the floor, 8.575 on beam, 7.2 on bars and achieved her season best score on the vault with a score of 8.225. Prunty scored an 8.875 on floor, 8.975 on bars, 8.05 on vault and an 8.375 on beam.