First-year gymnast medals at national competition

Submitted photo: Reagan Smyser earns silver medal at AAU Junior Olympics.

A Ewing, Missouri gymnast made her mark at the AAU Junior Olympics in Detroit, Mich. this past weekend.

Gem City Gymnastics and Tumbling's Reagan Smyser earned a silver medal.

Eleven-year-old Smyser is a first year tumbling team member and placed second in preliminaries on Saturday.

She competed at the sub-novice level.