Name: Leah Smith
Birthday: July 24, 2000
Grad Year: 2018
Club: Gymstrada
Level: 10
Website: Club
Videos: YouTube

Leah Smith was born on July 24, 2000. She trains at Gymstrada Gymnastics School. She will graduate from high school in 2018.

In 2008, Leah competed level four. She placed tenth all-around at the State Championships. She moved up to level five in 2009. She placed eighth all-around at the State Championships. In November, she competed as a level six at the Turkey Tumble, winning all five gold medals. She then moved up to level seven for the 2010 season. She finished second on beam at the Sand Dollar Invitational. She placed third all-around at the Excalibur Cup. At the Charleston Cup, she placed third on bars. Leah finished fourth all-around at the State Championships.

Leah competed level eight in 2011. She won floor and placed second all-around at the New Year Opener. At the Sand Dollar Invitational, she placed first on vault, floor and the all-around. Leah finished third on vault and the all-around at the State Championships. She competed at Regionals. Leah moved up to level nine in 2012. Leah finished second all-around at the Lady Luck Invitational and Rocking Rudolph meet. She placed second on bars at the Parkette Invitational. She placed third on bars at the Excalibur Cup. At the State Championships, she won vault, floor and the all-around. She finished in the top twenty at Regionals. During the 2012-2013 season, Leah placed third all-around at the Rocking Rudolph Invitational. She placed second all-around and first on bars at the Christmas on the Chesapeake meet. She won beam and finished second all-around at the Virginia Beach Classic. Leah won floor at the Excalibur Cup. At the State Championships, she won bars and floor. She placed third all-around. Leah finished fourth all-around at Regionals. She finished ninth all-around at Easterns.

Leah began competing level ten in 2014. She finished fourth all-around at the Sand Dollar Invitational. She competed on three events at the State Championships, placing third on floor. Leah started her 2014-2015 season with a second place finish on floor at the Gymstrada Invitational. She won bars and the all-around at the Excalibur Cup. At the Courtney Kupets Pink Invitational, she finished first on bars and second all-around. Leah placed third on bars, third on floor and fifth all-around at the State Championships. She placed fourth on bars and twelfth all-around at Regionals. She competed at the JO National Invitational Tournament where she placed sixth on floor.

During the 2015-2016 season, Leah placed third on floor at the Gymstrada Invitational and Manhattan Classic. She placed second on floor at the Maryland Classic. She finished third all-around at the Virginia Beach Classic. Leah placed second on beam, floor and the all-around at the State Championships. She placed first on floor and eighth all-around at Regionals. She concluded her season at JO Nationals. In 2017, Leah placed second on bars and floor at the Lady Luck Invitational. She placed second on bars and the all-around at the Scarlet Knight Invite. She won bars at the Virginia Beach Classic. Leah placed third on bars, her only event, at the State Championships. In 2018, Leah finished first on floor at the Courtney Kupets Pink Invitational. She placed seventh all-around at the State Championships. She finished twelfth all-around at Regionals.

MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS

Full Scholarship to Towson
2016: JO Nationals
2016: L10 Regional FX Champion
2015: JO NIT- 6th FX
2013: L9 Easterns- 9th AA
2013: L9 State UB & FX Champion
2012: L9 State Champion

Photos copyright to Smith