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Scotch Plains-Fanwood, No. 5 in’s Top 10, remains at the top of Union County.

The Raiders won their fourth consecutive Union County Championship on Thursday. They logged a team score of 108.6 while Westfield came in second with 107.8. Cranford rounded out the top three with a team score of 105.

Shaylin Farley paced Scotch Plains-Fanwood, winning gold all-around with a score of 36.925. She was also victorious on bars (9.4) and was the runner-up in vault (9.4) and floor (9.5).

Alexis Roth of Union Catholic won silver all-around with a score of 36.425 while Cranford’s Claire Werner was third with a 35.35.

The meet saw four different gymnasts win events. Westfield saw two competitors win gold. Jessica D’Agosto was victorious on vault with a 9.45 while Vendella Surgent won beam (9.1). Mia Altobelli of Cranford rounds out the event winners with a 9.55 on floor.

The top three remain unchanged from the competition in 2021. Scotch Plains-Fanwood has been one of the top teams in the state this season and remains the team to beat in Union County.

TEAM: 1-Scotch Plains-Fanwood 108.6. 2-Westfield 107.8. 3-Cranford 105. 4-Union Catholic 101.3. 5-Union 99.4. 6-Summit 97.25.

ALL-AROUND: 1-Shaylin Farley, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 36.925. 2-Alexis Roth, Union Catholic, 36.425. 3-Claire Werner, Cranford, 35.35. 4-Jessica D’Agosto, Westfield, 35.325. 5-Mia Altobelli, Cranford, 35.25. 6-Vendela Surgent, Westfield, 35.2.

VAULT: 1-Jessica D’Agosto, Westfield, 9.45. 2-Shaylin Farley, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 9.4. 3-Alexis Roth, Union Catholic, 9.35. 4-Mary Kate Hoffman, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 9.3. 5-Ava Fazio, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 9.25. 6-Katherine McDermott, Westfield, 9.2.

BARS: 1-Shaylin Farley, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 9.4. 2-Alexis Roth, Union Catholic, 9.05. 3-Ava Leonetti, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 8.6. 4-Chloe Katz, Westfield, 8.55. 4-Ally Pacifico, Westfield, 8.55. 5-Claire Werner, Cranford, 8.5. 5-Ava Hladek, Johnson, 8.5. 5-Maureen Whitney, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 8.5.

BEAM: 1-Vendella Surgent, Westfield, 9.1. 2-Claire Werner, Cranford, 9. 3-Chloe Katz, Westfield, 8.85. 4-Maureen Whitney, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 8.825. 5-Alexis Roth, Union Catholic, 8.725. 6-Ariana Keith, Westfield, 8.7.

FLOOR: 1-Mia Altobelli, Cranford, 9.55. 2-Shaylin Farley, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 9.5. 3-Nora Collins, Westfield, 9.425. 4-Delaney Farley, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 9.35. 5-Alexis Roth, Union Catholic, 9.3. 6-Jordana Reisberg, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 9.275.