Senior Jackson Hegg swept all four events for the all-around victory leading the No. 6A Detroit Lakes gymnastics team to a 139.6 to 120.2 victory over Park Rapids Tuesday, Jan. 28 at the Minnesota Flyers Gymnasium.

Gabby Whitworth was the runner-up on vault, beam, floor and the all-around as DL’s top two gymnasts earned high marks from the judges.

Teammate Jordan Ehnert was second behind Hegg on bars. Hegg’s 9.55 bars routine was the highest-scored performance of the meet.

Skylar Nelson competes on balance beam Tuesday in a dual with Park Rapids at the Minnesota Flyers Gymnasium. Robert Williams / Tribune
Skylar Nelson competes on balance beam Tuesday in a dual with Park Rapids at the Minnesota Flyers Gymnasium. Robert Williams / Tribune

Taryn Wendt and Skylar Nelson recorded third and fourth place beam routines to give the Lakers a sweep of the top four scores.

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Ava Funk and Ehert tied for fourth on vault as the Lakers had four of the top five finishes on the opening apparatus.

DL’s junior varsity also won defeating the Panthers 120.6 to 98. DL’s Mamie Hunter and Izzy Hansen finished one-two in the all-around. Ari Leitheiser won on bars and beam; Wendt and Funk won on vault and floor, respectively, to complete a Laker sweep of all four events.

No. 3A Melrose hosted No. 4A Perham Thursday, Jan. 30 in a matchup of the top two ranked Section 8A teams. The Dutchmen defeated the Yellowjackets 143.950 to 142.475.

Detroit Lakes finishes the regular season at home Saturday, Feb. 1 against Bemidji at 2 p.m.

Detroit Lakes 139.6, Park Rapids 120.2

All-Around

1 Jackson Hegg 37.7

2 Gabby Whitworth 35.65

3 Halle Landstrom, PR 33.2

Vault

1 Jackson Hegg 9.4

2 Gabby Whitworth 9.1

3 Halle Landstrom, PR 8.6

T4 Ava Funk 8.35

T4 Jordan Ehnert 8.35

8 Ava Morrison 8.15

Bars

1 Jackson Hegg 9.55

2 Jordan Ehnert 8.5

3 Gabby Whitworth 8.4

5 Skylar Nelson 7.5

9 Ava Funk 6.4

Beam

1 Jackson Hegg 9.4

2 Gabby Whitworth 9.25

3 Taryn Wendt 8.7

4 Skylar Nelson 8.5

6 Jordan Ehnert 8.35

Floor

1 Jackson Hegg 9.35

2 Gabby Whitworth 8.9

4 Ari Leitheiser 8.3

5 Skylar Nelson 8.05

7 Taryn Wendt 7.9