Tatum Offerdahl took first in two events to capture the all-around title in leading Bemidji to a 141.45-122.425 victory over the Park Rapids-Menahga-Nevis gymnastics team in the Panthers’ home finale at the Area High School gym on Tuesday, Jan. 21.

Offerdahl led the field with a 9.35 in floor exercise and a 9.30 on uneven parallel bars for a 36.45 all-around score. Lauren Berg took first in vault with a 9.10 and was the runner-up in all-around with a 35.15 while Leah Lucas received a 9.25 on balance beam to lead the way.

The Panthers opened this dual meet on floor and used Halle Landstrom’s 8.80, Morgan Koppelman’s 8.20, Abby Kirlin’s 7.40 and Erica Johnson’s 6.90 for a 31.30 team score. Natalie Backmann had a 6.55.

Bemidji swept the top-five spots on beam where Landstrom’s 8.05, Koppelman’s 7.775, Backmann’s 6.75 and Kirlin’s 6.60 led the Panthers to a 29.175. Johnson’s 6.10 rounded out Park Rapids’ beam team.

Landstrom’s 7.60, Koppelman’s 7.20, Johnson’s 7.00 and Ally Holmer’s 6.70 gave the Panthers a 28.50 score on bars. Backmann received a 5.55 as Bemidji swept the top-five spots in that event.

Park Rapids closed in vault where Landstrom’s 8.80, Koppelman’s 8.55, Kirlin’s 8.20 and Johnson’s 7.90 produced a 33.45 team score. Backman added a 7.70.

Landstrom took fourth in all-around with a 33.25, Koppelman was fifth with a 31.725, Johnson finished sixth with a 27.90 and Backman was seventh with a 26.55.

Bemidji also won the junior varsity meet by a 123.35-100.10 margin.

The loss dropped Park Rapids to 2-3 in dual meet. Bemidji entered this meet rated No. 5 in the latest state Class AA poll with a 141.46 average.

Bemidji 141.45, Park Rapids 122.425
Floor exercise: 1, Offerdahl, B, 9.35. 2, Lucas, B, 9.05. 3, Landstrom, PR, 8.80. 4 (tie), Berg, B, and Brown, B, 8.65. 6, Schmidt, B, 8.45. 7, Koppelman, PR, 8.20. 8, Kirlin, PR, 7.40. 9, Johnson, PR, 6.90. 10, Backmann, PR, 6.55. Park Rapids JV: Tooker 7.10, Hayes 6.70, Holmer 6.50, Ulvin 6.00, Dennis 5.60, N. Berghuis 5.50, Cunningham 5.50, Hansen 5.20.
Balance beam: 1, Lucas, B, 9.25. 2, Berg, B, 9.15. 3, Offerdahl, B, 8.95. 4, Schmidt, B, 8.50. 5, Lundquist, B, 8.10. 6, Landstrom, PR, 8.05. 7, Koppelman, PR, 7.775. 8, Backmann, PR, 6.75. 9, Kirlin, PR, 6.60. 10, Johnson, PR, 6.10. Park Rapids JV: Hayes 6.60, Holmer 6.00, Cunningham 4.90, E. Berghuis 4.80, Kincaid 4.80, Ulvin 4.00, Hansen 3.80, Novak 3.70, Lee 3.60.
Uneven parallel bars: 1, Offerdahl, B, 9.30. 2, Brown, B, 8.45. 3, DeWitt, B, 8.40. 4 (tie), Berg, B, and Schmidt, B, 8.25. 6, Landstrom, PR, 7.60. 7, Koppelman, PR, 7.20. 8, Johnson, PR, 7.00. 9, Holmer, PR, 6.70. 10, Backmann, PR, 5.55. Park Rapids JV: N. Berghuis 5.30, Ulvin 5.00, Dennis 4.70, Cunningham 4.60, E. Berghuis 4.30.
Vault: 1, Berg, B, 9.10. 2, Offerdahl, B, 8.85. 3 (tie), Landstrom, PR, and Schmidt, B, 8.80. 5, Morin, B, 8.75. 6, Lucas, B, 8.70. 7, Koppelman, PR, 8.55. 8, Kirlin, PR, 8.20. 9, Johnson, PR, 7.90. 10, Backmann, PR, 7.70. Park Rapids JV: E. Berghuis 8.00, N. Berghuis 7.70, Novak 7.70, Ulvin 7.60, Dennis 7.40, Tooker 7.40.
All-around: 1, Offerdahl, B, 36.45. 2, Berg, B, 35.15. 3, Schmidt, B, 34.00. 4, Landstrom, PR, 33.25. 5, Koppelman, PR, 31.725. 6, Johnson, PR, 27.90. 7, Backmann, PR, 26.55. Park Rapids JV: N. Berghuis 24.20, Ulvin 22.60.