Wilton gymnastics team wins third straight FCIAC title

By less than two points, the Wilton High gymnastics team got its conference three-peat.

The Warriors scored 134.80 points to edge Fairfield Ludlowe (133.35) and win the FCIAC championship for the third straight season on Saturday at Westhill High in Stamford.

Christina Brandt was second in two individual events and the all-around to lead Wilton. Brandt had an 8.9 to place second in the vault and an 8.85 to place second in the floor exercise. Her 34.15 all-around total made her the runner-up behind Ludlowe's Perry Kindel (35.5), who won the vault, beam and floor exercise.

Brandt also finished fifth on the balance beam (8.6).

Wilton's Ashley Bascom was second on beam (9.1) and tied for fifth on the uneven bars (8.0). She tied for sixth in the all-around (32.55).

Three other Warriors also had top-six places. Annie Saltarelli tied for third on floor (8.8), was fourth on beam (8.7), and tied for fifth on bars (8.0); Sam Farhi was third on beam (8.75); and Payton Piedmont tied for fifth on floor (8.75).