March 16, 2011
The Mid-America Tumbling Society championship meet took place Feb. 27 at Basehor-Linwood High School. More than 400 athletes qualified to participate from 16 different tumbling and dance studios. Judy Whitcraft’s studio in Basehor produced numerous winners and high placers. Those local athletes recognized are, from left, front row: Kristin Mance, Katey Trower and Bethany Steinhauser; middle row: Bailey Thorsen, Emma Ward, Mady Trower, Isabelle King, Charity Steinhauser, Quincy May, Teigan Capper, Emma Sunderland, Courtney Mills and Logan Benner; and, back row: Maria Howard, Lacey Tavis, Lauren Willson, Brianna Ward. Not pictured are: Maddie Herbel and Kaitlin Leiker.