U.S. gymnast Riley McCusker wins City of Jesolo Trophy

U.S. gymnast Riley McCusker won all-around title in the City of Jesolo Trophy in just her second international meet on Saturday.

McCusker’s 56.600 score in the all-around also helped USA Gymnastics win the team competition with a score of 167.950. Brazil finished in second place with a 164.650, while Russia won the bronze medal with a 164.600.

In the individual all-around, Brazil’s Rebeca Andrade won silver behind McCusker with a score of 56.000, while USA gymnast Abby Paulson finished in third with a 55.800.

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After struggling in her senior international debut last month at the American Cup in Newark, N.J., McCusker had a much stronger performance in her second meet. She scored a 14.600 on the vault, a 15.050 on the uneven bars, a 14.200 on the uneven bars and capped her day off with a 12.750 on floor.

U.S. gymnast Ashton Locklear, who was an alternate on the Rio Olympic team last year, scored a 14.75 on the uneven bars and 14.000 on the beam.

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