Gymnasts from the Moser School of Dance and Gymnastics came home with 19 state titles from the 2021 Iowa USTA Power Tumbling State Championships in Marshalltown, April 18. Additionally, 93 Moser students advanced to the USTA National Competition in Rochester, Minn., June 14-19.
Megan Pierschbacher, Kennedi Bevans, Tucker Erickson, Madelyn Troester, Lainey Payne, Ella Frieden, Caleb Crane, Lucas Sadewasser, Avery Brown, Adalyn Ostrander, Lexi Martin, Kenzi Lee, Paislee Hansel, Colton Wissmiller, Allison Klingman, Anna Digmann, Kennedi Benesh, Scarlett Benesh and Greyson Manning won the state titles.
Pierschbacher, Frieden and Hansel earned the high-point award for their levels for achieving the highest score at that level, regardless of age.
Those earning flight awards for the Moser School were: first — Hayden Reimer, Delaney Brown, Brookynn Cline, Lailah Moyle, Kyla Ries and Jewel Hemry; second — Annie Gulick, Kendall Wagner, Miya Pitz, Ella Davidshofer, Laura Pierschbacher, Julia Kuennen, Chloe Smith, Ruby West, Katie Lueck, Sylvia Kramer, Claire Manning, Canaan Corcoran and Matilda Kuhlman; third — Emma Oberbroeckling, Brooklin Ante, Carley Hillebrand, Isabel Lutgen, Allysa Sadewasser, Ella Digmann, Libby Knipper, Gabbi Funke, Kirsten Farmer, Aaliyah Corcoran, Myra Peyton, Brynn Bucknell, Lily Hall, Paige Vaske, Dagny Kuhlman, Lauren Gogle, Lucy Scherbring, Rachel Kaufman, Rosalie Blahnik, Jada Honkomp and Vivian Honkomp; fourth — Reagan Brown, Katelin Ante, Ava Nolan, Keely Recker, Mylie Elliot, Addison Norton, Avery Fette, Madelyn Bockenstedt, Makenna Behrends, McKinley Wulfekuhle, Hadlee Erickson and Ellison Wissmiller; fifth — Melanie Lutgen, Olivia Schindler, Ava Oberbroeckling, Elyse Konrardy, Gracen Hein, Elizabeth Hilliard and Derbi Holt; sixth — Makayla Gasper, Olivia Besler, Mackylie Marlowe, Jayda Even, Hannah Crane, Malin Phelps and Amelia Miller; seventh — Makenna Payne, Madilyn Payne, Raelynn Coanner, Lenox Moser and Lindsay Ruchti; eighth — Adayn Fette.
Hannabelle Erickson, Destiny Wall and Claire Jaeger received petitions to nationals based on high scores earlier in the year since they were injured at the time of the state meet.
The Moser team is coached by Carmen Moser Payne, Edgewood, Debbie Moser, Dyersville, and Bernita Moser, Kattie Payne Schulte and Luka Marie Schulte, Strawberry Point with studio locations in Manchester, Dyersville, Monticello, Independence, Strawberry Point, Clermont, Elkader, Guttenberg and Edgewood.
"We are very proud of our team members and their families for their dedication, determination, loyalty, and all their continued support and wish our athletes the very best at the 2021 National Championships in Rochester Minn., in June.”