Midgets dethrone Minot High

VALLEY CITY – Minot High’s four-year reign came to a halt on Friday night.

Dickinson, which finished runner-up to the Magicians the last four years, finally captured the elusive team title on in the team portion of the state gymnastics meet in Valley City.

The Midgets (149.917) edged Minot (145.417) to capture their first state title since 2008. Bismarck High was a close third (144.10).

Dickinson had winners in four of five of the events and were paced by dual winner Acacia Fossum (all-around, bars).

Madison Reiter led the Magicians, placing third in the bars (9.583) and Jenna Breuer took fifth in the beam (9.367).

The meet continues today and will determine individual results.

– Daily News Staff