Shakopee Valley News:
Franchesca Hutton, of Shakopee, graduate of Main Street School Of Performing Arts and senior on the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater gymnastics team, earned a national championship on balance beam to help the Warhawks finish third on Saturday at the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association Championship at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
Hutton closed her UW-Whitewater career with her first-ever national championship, winning the balance beam with a score of 9.775, the highest of her career and tied for the third-best in the program record book. It is her third career All-America honor and second on beam.
Hutton’s performance is the program’s third-ever national title on beam.