Flairs Level 8s traveled to Ashville, North Carolina on the weekend of April 22-24 to participate in the 2016 Region 8 Level 8 Regional Championships.
Alana Batiste was Louisiana's top scorer with a 38.125 which earned her the All-Around Championship in the Team Senior Division. Her 9.75 Piked Yurchenko vault took gold and Batiste also took silver on floor with a 9.60 and placed 7th on bars and 8th on beam. In the Junior Team Division, Christen Chehardy mounted with a full and 1/2 back layout and dismounted with a whip to full for a 9.575 championship finish. Christen also took 4th on vault, 6th on beam and 5th in the all-around.
In the All Stars Division, Emma Lavelle nailed her beam routine for a 9.50 to earn the championship title. Lavelle also placed 3rd on vault, floor and all-around. The last competitor on Sunday was Caroline Scheuermann who did not disappoint with her best meet of the season and a 9.35 beam routine for 4th.