Nickel City Competitors
Jesse Valone, left, and Nicole Schack participated in the Nickel City Classic at Gymnastics Unlimited in West Seneca. Valone competed for the first time in the Diamond Division of Xcel. Her scores were vault 8.55 (second place), bars 9.35 (second place and new personal best), beam 8.375 (first place), floor 9.675 (first place and new personal best) and all-around 35.95 (first place). Schack competed in the Silver Division of Xcel and her scores were vault 9.40 (third place and a personal best), bars 9.05 (sixth place), beam 8.90, floor 9.10 (fourth place) and all-around 36.45 (fourth place).