April 02, 2008 Gymnast Katrina Walker, a second-grader at North Harrison Elementary School, became this year's South State Champion in her age group in the uneven bars competition.
Outside of completing school work in Kathy Bezy's classroom, Katrina participates on the Level 4 Team from Southern Indiana Gymnastics School, which is located in New Albany. She recently competed in the South State gymnastics meet in Terre Haute and took home top honors in the uneven bars.
In the 8-year-old age group, Katrina scored a 9.575, good for first place. Gymnasts must qualify during the year to get invited to the state meet. Katrina beat out 33 girls from throughout Indiana to claim the gold on the uneven bars.
In the overall standings, Katrina finished fourth.