Area athletes who excelled for AFDG in Boone were: from left, Haddie Foxen, Alaina Mead and Emma Brockhohn.

Several tumblers from Almost Famous Dance and Gymnastics excelled at the USTA Power Tumbling Invitational in Oskaloosa, March 14.

AFDG place finishers included: first — Izzy Austin, Haddie Foxen; second — Chase Ehrisman, Joslynn Kray, Madelyn Capalla and Alaina Mead; third — Kenzie Babbe, Skylar Christensen and Emma Brockhohn; fourth — Randi Hames; fifth — Paisley Ploessl and Emma Kramer; and sixth — Sophia Jellison.

AFDG is under the direction of Amanda Hackney and Melissa Ehrisman with the assistance of Andrea Rundle and Paige Kremer.