Northwest’s Kayla Dicello is Headed to Tokyo
By Daniela Perez
Northwest High School’s rising senior Kayla DiCello secured a spot on the U.S. Olympic team yesterday as an alternate. She will now be headed to Tokyo for the Olympic games, which run from July 23 to August 8.
Below are her scores from last night’s trials:
Uneven Bars: 26.766
Balance Beam: 27.566
DiCello practices gymnastics at Gaithersburg’s Hills Gym off of Lindbergh Drive. She is now a six time USA National Team member.
As a sophomore, DiCello accepted a full athletic scholarship to the University of Florida.
You can watch video from the event at www.nbcolympics.com/videos/sport/gymnastics