Twisters AC Star Struck News Post

Published: 01/20/2023 - 8:00 AM

Willow Grove YMCA Twisters won 5 individual event titles and the level 8 team placed 4th in Atlantic City this past weekend at the 26th Annual Star Struck Invitational. The Twisters were led by Toni Dallas who scored the highest all-around for the team with 36.7, and won the floor title with a 9.550.


  • Level 8: Hannah Winters captured her third vault title of the season with a 9.275. Sydney Jones won her second beam title of the season scoring a 9.250.
  • Level 4: Lena Coleman won the vault title for the second consecutive meet with a 8.9 and finished second all-around with a 36.6.
  • Xcel Gold: Avery Godburn won the bars title with a 9.4, her third bars title of the season.

Routines of the Weekend

Marissa Woodling - Floor

Avery Godburn - Bars

Kiera Bruton - Beam

Amira Wardlaw - Bars

Delaney Mook - Floor

Payton Hinkle - Bars

What’s Next?

The next competition for Willow Grove is the Eastern Pennsylvania YMCA Girls Gymnastics League Meet hosted by Bucks and Hunterdon Counties January 21st - 22nd.

Top 3 Finishers

Xcel Gold
Avery Godburn: 1st Place Bars
Simi Mabogunje: 3rd Place on Floor

Xcel Platinum
Marissa Woodling: 2nd Place Floor, 3rd Place Vault

Xcel Diamond
Toni Dallas: 1st Place Floor, 3rd Beam, 3rd All-Around Kiera Bruton: 3rd Place Floor

Level 4
Angelina Raysor: 2nd Place Beam
Lena Coleman: 1st Place Vault, 2nd Place All-Around, 2nd Place Bars, 3rd Place Beam
Peyton Achilles: 2nd Place All-Around, 2nd Place Bars, 2nd Place Floor
Aubrey Smith: 3rd Place Floor

Level 6
Leah Skrocki: 2nd Place All-Around, 2nd Place Floor

Level 7
Amira Wardlaw: 2nd Place Bars, 2nd Place Vault, 3rd Place All-Around

Level 8
Sydney Jones: 1st Place Beam Hannah Winters: 1st Place Vault


About the Author

Mubarak Simmons

Gymnastics Director, Willow Grove YMCA

Mubarak has over two decades of expertise in gymnastics and acrobatics. He coaches young athletes to achieve their dreams while having fun in the sport. His career includes tenure as a stuntman at Walt Disney World Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular Show, and a key role in winning the 2005 NCAA Gymnastics Team Championship for the University of Oklahoma. Mubarak is a graduate in Political Science, and he enjoys motorsports and quality time with his family.