MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn High School Sophmore Sophie Eichler placed second at USAG Level 8 Gymnastics Regional Competition. Eichler competed with routines on all four events, uneven bars (9.0), balance beam (9.250), floor exercise (9.40) and vault. (9.40). She received a cumulative score of 37.050 and placed second all around.
Eichler has been a gymnast for most of her life. In addition to attending Millburn High School, she trains 20 hours a week at Go for the Gold Gymnastics in Whippany, New Jersey. Eichler qualified for the regional competition with a third place all-around finish at the USAG New Jersey State Championships with a score of 36.975.
Regionals included the top gymnasts from six states: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Virginia, Maryland and West Virginia.