Saints gymnasts show at state meet

St. Francis junior gymnast Autumn Lefever. Photo by Bill Jones

St. Francis junior gymnast Autumn Lefever eyes a spot on the vault during the Class AA state gymnastics tournament at the University of Minnesota Feb. 25. Lefever placed 20th in the all-around competition with a 36.2125. She scored a 9.175 on the vault, 8.9 on the bars (third highest among all-arounders) and beam (13th place) and 9.275 on the floor exercise (25th place). Teammate Katie Bownik scored an 8.1625 on the bars to place 30th.