Beating Monona Grove in a nonconference dual was a secondary goal for the Janesville Parker High gymnastics team Tuesday night.

Parker’s gymnasts christened the home invite “Flipping for Jack,” and sold T-shirts to raise money in support of head coach Heidi Jegerlehner’s son, Jack, who is battling laryngomalacia, a rare condition that affects his ability to breathe.

“Our gymnasts were determined and excited to have a great meet,” Heidi Jegerlehner said. “These student athletes wanted this tonight (and) they did a great job.”

Parker senior Carson Richards won two events, the balance beam and floor exercise, on her way to the all-around title (31.15 points). Monona Grove won the dual 123.5-111.6, with the Vikings setting a season-high score in the defeat.

Monona Grove’s Tatum Capouch won the uneven bars and teammate Payton Jenks-Wrecker won the vault.

Vikings sophomore Haleigh Komprood was second in the all-around (28.525).


Balance beam—Carson Richards (JP), 7.75; Tatum Capouch (MG), 7.6; Payton Jenks-Recker (MG), 7.5.

Floor exercise—Richards (JP), 8.275; Jenks-Recker (MG), 8.25; Ellie Van Beghel 7.75.

Uneven bars—Capouch (MG), 7.85; Jenks-Recker (MG), 7.7; Van Beghel (MG), 7.7.

Vault—Jenks-Recker (MG), 8.9; Capouch (MG), 8.45; Van Behel (MG), 8.4.

All-around—Richards (JP), 31.15; Haleigh Komprood (JP), 28.525. does not condone or review every comment. Read more in our Commenter Policy Agreement

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