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McKayla Maroney and Kyla Ross Confirmed For Classics

USA Gymnastics has released the official list for the competitor field for the Secret Classic on July 27.
McKayla and Kyla are just as excited as we are for Classics!

Returning Fierce Five members, McKayla Maroney and Kyla Ross have been officially confirmed to the field. No surprise, McKayla and Kyla were spotted at National team training camp in early June working on new floor routines. Kyla was seen doing some gorgeous beam connections which we hope to see at the Classics in a full routine.

American Cup runner up, Simone Biles is among those listed to compete. New faces are listed such as Desert Lights, MyKayla Skinner who has been blowing up YouTube with her amazing double double layout on floor exercise. Junior National champion, Lexie Priessman is making her debut as a first year senior. Lexie trains at Cincinnati Gymnastics under the tutelage of Mary Lee Tracey, who coached Mag Seven members, Amanda Borden and Jaycee Phelps. Another first year senior training under a former gold medalist is Peyton Ernst of Texas Dreams. Peyton trains under 1991 World Champion, Kim Zmeskal. Definitely looking forward to seeing what comes out of that.

Here is the official seniors list from

Current Residence
Kennedy BakerTexas Dreams GymnasticsFlower Mound, TX
Simone BilesBannon's Gymnastix Inc.Spring, TX
Lacy DagenSan Mateo GymnasticsPleasanton, CA
Madison DeschGreat American Gymn. ExpressLenexa, KS
Brenna DowellGreat American Gymn. ExpressOdessa, MO
Peyton ErnstTexas Dreams GymnasticsCoppell, TX
Rachel GoweyChow's Gymnastics and Dance InstituteUrbandale, IA
Ariana GuerraTexas Dreams GymnasticsLeague City, TX
Madison KocianWOGA GymnasticsDallas, TX
Erin MacadaegSan Mateo GymnasticsRedwood City, CA
McKayla MaroneyAll Olympia AOGCLong Beach, CA
Grace McLaughlinWOGA GymnasticsAllen, TX
Abigail MillietDenton Gymnastics AcademyDenton, TX
Maggie NicholsTwin City TwistersLittle Canada, MN
Lexie PriessmanCincinnati GymnasticsCincinnati, OH
Kyla RossGym-Max GymnasticsAliso Viejo, CA
Mykayla SkinnerDesert Lights GymnasticsGilbert, AZ

Representing the juniors are Lexie's teammate and fellow Mary Lee disciple, Amelia Hundley. Carrying on the gymnastics family tradition, Sydney Johnson-Scharpf, daughter of former USA gymnast, Brandy Johnson is making her junior international debut after a debut at the Nastia Liukin Supergirl Cup that got the Gymnternet all a twitter. Fellow Colorado girl, Polina Shchennikova is traveling from good old Arvada, where today, there was a torrential downpour. I'm looking forward to seeing her beam routine. It's 50 shades of Nastia Liukin, pre-hair flipping days. Here is the list of juniors competing for their shot at glory.

Current Residence
Ariana AgrapidesMG EliteBayville, NJ
Simone BanenNorth Stars Gymnastics AcademyWyckoff, NJ
Alyssa BaumannWOGA GymnasticsPlano, TX
Vanasia BradleySplitz GymnasticsLincoln Park, MI
Jordan ChilesNaydenov Gymnastics Inc.Vancouver, WA
Nadia ChoWOGA GymnasticsPlano, TX
Bridget DeanOrlando Metro GymnasticsFort Myers, FL
Nia DennisBuckeye GymnasticsWesterville, OH
Christina DesiderioParkettes National Gymnastics CenterHackettestown, NJ
Asia DewaltWOGA GymnasticsPlano, TX
Kennedi EdneyPrecision GymnasticsChino, CA
Lauren FarleyWOGA GymnasticsDallas, TX
Bailey FerrerOrlando Metro GymnasticsOrlando, FL
Norah FlatleyChow's Gymnastics and Dance InstituteCumming, IA
Jazmyn FobergMG EliteBayville, NJ
Ashley FossNorth Stars Gymnastics AcademyTowaco, NJ
Molly FrackParkettes National Gymnastics CenterNazareth, PA
Megan FreedParkettes National Gymnastics CenterBethlehem, PA
Emily GaskinsCincinnati GymnasticsCoral Springs, FL
Felicia HanoWest Coast Elite GymnasticsSan Gabriel, CA
Lauren HernandezMonmouth GymnasticsOld Bridge, NJ
Veronica HultsTexas Dreams GymnasticsCoppell, TX
Amelia HundleyCincinnati GymnasticsHamilton, OH
Sydney Johnson-ScharpfBrandy Johnson's Global GymnasticsGroveland, FL
Bailie KeyTexas Dreams GymnasticsMontgomery, TX
Ashton KimTexas Dreams GymnasticsSouthlake, TX
Alonza KlopferNorth Stars Gymnastics AcademyBoonton, NJ
Taylor LawsonParkettes National Gymnastics CenterMacungie, PA
Alexandra MarksBart Conner Gymnastics AcademyCushing, OK
Hope MasiadoGirls In Co-Operation Gymnastics Training Center IBethlehem, PA
Emily MuhlenhauptColorado Aerials Gymnastics CenterCastle Rock, CO
Lauren NavarroCharter Oak GymnasticsLa Verne, CA
Maile O'KeefeAcademy of Gymnastics - Salcianu GymnasticsLas Vegas, NV
Samantha OgdenWOGA GymnasticsAllen, TX
Abby PaulsonTwin City TwistersCoon Rapids, MN
Gabrielle PereaLegacy Elite Gymnastics LLCGeneva, IL
Grace QuinnTexas Dreams GymnasticsArlington, TX
Melissa ReinstadtlerRebound Gymnastics Inc.Brick, NJ
Alexandria RuizACE GymnasticsLake Mary, FL
Emily SchildEverest GymnasticsHuntersville, NC
Polina ShchennikovaTigarArvada, CO
Megan SkaggsGymnastics Academy of AtlantaMarietta, GA
Regan SmithTwilight GymnasticsPhillipsburg, NJ
Deanne SozaArete GymnasticsOrem, UT
Alexis VasquezChow's Gymnastics and Dance InstituteWest Des Moines, IA
Grace WaguespackACE GymnasticsLongwood, FL


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