2010-2011 Boys State Gymnastics Tournament
The Red Devils competed in the MIAA State Tournament last Friday where they came in third, missing second by 1.5 points. Their over all performance was very intense which was a credit to the senior class.
The boy’s team had a great showing in the individual portion of the competition by winning medals in several events:
Dion Santiago placed 4th on floor.
Tyler Baczewski placed 6th on pommel horse.
Joe Hanafin placed 5th on high bar, 4th on parallel bars, and tied for 6th with James Walsh on the vault.
Cory Pease placed 3rd on rings and Ryan Shea placed 6th on rings.
Red Devils Boys Take Home 21 Medals
The boy’s finished their season hosting the Coaches Invitational and taking home 21 medals including a 1st place on rings by Cory Pease and 1st on floor by Dion Santiago.
Senior team mate Ryan Shea joined Pease on the podium with a 2nd finish on rings, with Eric Duran and Derek Ostlund following in 3rd and 4th.
The red devils stood in the top 3 spots with Dion 1st, Joe Hanafin 2nd and Doug Johnson finishing 3rd on floor.
Three more medals were won on pommel horse when Tyler Baczewski took 2nd place, Josh Rosenberg took 5th and Peter DeBarros took 6th.
Evan Burt took 3rd on parallel bars while Tyler and Joe picked up their second medals of the night with 4th and 5th place finishes.
The high bar podium was crowed with red devils as, Pat Gallivan, Mike Brown, Alex Pearsons and Joe Sateriale took the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th place awards.
The same was true when the vaulting medals were awarded to James “Walshie” Walsh, Doug Johnson, Kyle Stanley and Ryan Shea in 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th place.
This year BHS Red Devils team of 30 came in second in the Eastern Mass. League and Captain Tyler Baczewski was named Eastern Mass Senior Gymnast of the year. This year’s team graduates eleven gymnasts.