SkyView Academy senior, Katherine Compton, competed at the 5A State Championship gymnastic individual competition after placing third with her floor routine, third on vault and seventh on beam during the team finals State Championship meet Thursday, November 2. The top 15 individual gymnasts from the move on to the State meet. Compton is the only athlete from her team that advanced to the individual State Championship gymnastic meet Saturday, November 4.
Compton competes for 5A Pondersosa High School co-op, which consists of 26 gymnasts from around Douglas County including SkyView Academy, Ponderosa, Legend, Chaparral, Douglas County, Castle View. Compton is part of the co-op team who placed 7th during the team finals State Championship meet with a score of 170.05, breaking their previous team record.
Katherine Compton went on to become the 5A State champion for the floor exercise with a 9.825. She got 6th on balance beam, 4th on vault and 6th all-around at the State meet.