Bemidji had the balance but Little Falls had the star performer in Rachelle LaBlanc and LaBlanc proved to be the difference as the Flyers edged the Lumberjacks gymnastics team 130.475-128.05 Friday in Little Falls.
LaBlanc scored in the 9-point range on every discipline and finished with an all around score of 37.025. Bemidji also fared well in the all around chase as Katie Jensen was second at 33.3, Jessie Bergquist fourth at 31.6 and Brittney Beck fifth at 30.7.
Bergquist also was second to LeBlanc on the floor exercise at 8.65. Jensen and Beck tied for third at 8.45.
Jensen was third on the beam at 7.9 while Alyshia Moe was fourth at 7.35 and Beck sixth at 7.15.
Jensen was the runner-up on the bars at 8.05 and Bergquist tied for third at 8.0. Sara Erickson placed fifth at 7.95.
On the vault Jensen and Moe shared second at 8.9 and Bergquist was fourth at 8.45.
Little Falls 130.475, Bemidji 128.05
Floor exercise: 1-LeBlanc (LF) 9.5. Bemidji's results: 2-Bergquist 8.65; 3T-Jensen 8.45, Brit. Beck 8.45; 8-Moe 7.6; 9-Erickson 7.45
Beam: 1-LeBlanc (LF) 9.325. Bemidji's results: 3-jensen 7.9; 4-Moe 7.35; 6-Brit. Beck 7.15; 8-Erickson 6.65; 10-Bergquist 6.5
Bars: 1-LeBlanc 9.0. Bemidji's results: 2-Jensen 8.05; 3-Bergquist 8.0; 5-Erickson 7.95; 7-Bro. Beck 7.2; 8-Brit. Beck 6.7
Vault: 1-LeBlanc 9.2. Bemidji's results: 2-Jensen and Moe, 8.9; 4-Bergquist 8.45; 7-Bro. Beck 8.2
All around: 1-LeBlanc 37.025. Bemidji's results: 2-jensen 33.3; 4-Bergquist 31.6; 5-Brit. Beck 30.7