Tag Archives: gymnastics

Poynton earns All-American honors

Woodland senior gymnast Kristina Poynton earned All-American honors based on her season’s worth of vaulting performances at the National High School Gymnastics Association Senior Showcase Invitational on May 17 in…

Poynton places 14th at New England championships

HUDSON, Mass. — On the biggest stage of her gymnastics career, Woodland’s Kristina Poynton reached a mark that had always eluded her. Poynton set a career-best score in the vault…

Season-best vault lands Poynton in New England championships

NEW MILFORD — A few months ago, Woodland gymnast Kristina Poynton was just rejoining her sport after two injury-riddled years away from the gym. Now, she can call herself one…

Woodland gymnast reaps benefits of hard work

OXFORD — After a season of sharpening up rusty skills, Woodland gymnast Kristina Poynton is reaping the benefits of her hard work. Poynton won the vault in the final regular-season…

Woodland gymnast back on right track

BEACON FALLS — After a two-year injury layoff, Woodland gymnast Kristina Poynton feels like she’s getting back on the right track. “(The season has) been pretty good, but I still…

Gymnast to represent Hawks one final time

BEACON FALLS — One final time, Woodland’s Kristina Poynton will be all by herself. The senior gymnast will represent the Hawks as a team of one this winter on the…

Woodland gymnasts set sights on states

BEACON FALLS — Woodland’s tumbling twins, Stephanie and Kristina Poynton, have their sights set on qualifying for the state open come the end of their second high school gymnastic season….

Gymnasts ready for sophomore season

BEACON FALLS — Coming off an accomplished first season, Woodland sophomores and twin sisters Stephanie and Kristina Poynton are ready to represent the Hawks once again on the mat. The…

First season in the books

BEACON FALLS — The confidence level of two freshmen gymnasts from Woodland grew by leaps and bounds this year. The Poynton twins — Stephanie and Kristin — recently completed their…

Gymnasts getting noticed

BEACON FALLS — Woodland’s gymnastics team of two is putting up numbers that are getting the attention of officials and coaches throughout the state. Freshmen and twin sisters Stephanie and…