Moorhead gymnast Kvalevog punches ticket to state tournament

BRAINERD, Minn. — Moorhead gymnast Riley Kvalevog clinched a berth to the Minnesota Class 2A state tournament with her performance Saturday at the Class 2A, Section 8 gymnastics meet.

Kvalevog scored 9.375 in the vault to claim second place and qualify for the state tournament. She finished sixth in the bars with her score of 8.5 and grabbed seventh in the all around with a mark of 35.45.

Moorhead placed eighth with a team score of 130.7. St. Cloud Tech took first place with a team total of 142.7.