Athlete of the Week • Dec. 30-Jan. 5 • Kayla Goblirsch, New Ulm H.S.
Fr. Gymnast, New Ulm
Daughter of Dean and Stacy Goblirsch
• Goblirsch had another big week for the Eagles. She scored a 35.8 on the all-around on Tuesday in a victory against St. Peter, winning the vault (9.5), the bars (8.625), the beam (8.475), and floor (9.2).
• On Saturday she scored a season-high 36.4 in the all-around at Marshall. She also took first in the vault (9.45) and was second on the bars (8.8), third on the beam (8.925) and second on the floor (9.25).
Goblirsch helped the Eagles to a convincing 133.5-119.825 victory against St. Peter and then she led the team to a second-place finish at Marshall on Saturday.
“Kayla Goblirsch worked hard over winter break on changing a few combinations in her routines,” coach Kortney Peterson said. “These changes paid off and helped her achieve her season high all-around of 36.4. She competed her routines well and had great showings this past week. “