Balancing Act Earns State Spot for Varsity Gymnast

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Cassie Bergin, a seventh-grader at the middle school and member of the high school’s varsity gymnastics team, competed in the Section XI Individual Gymnastics Championships on Nov. 6. At the event, held at Babylon High School, gymnasts vied to represent Suffolk County in the upcoming New York State Championships this February in Albany.Bergin, in her first year as a varsity gymnast, placed third on balance beam, qualifying her to participate in the championship as a member of the Section XI state team.