Mentor senior Kayla Kosmerl, as well as the entire gymnastics team, raised the bar during the state championship this week.
Kosmerl won the all-around competition on Saturday, becoming the first Mentor High gymnast to ever do that.
And, as a team, the Cardinals were state runner-up. They only trailed the Brecksville-Broadview Heights Bees, the .
The highest the Mentor gymnastics team had ever scored at states before this weekend was fourth, .
Kosmerl was first on bars. She also placed in the beam, vault and floor exercise events.
Kosmerl has had an incredible senior season. She also won the all-around at and .
Her teammate, Alex Aiello, was runner-up in the vault during the individual competition.
She fell just .325 points of sixth place in the all-around, according to The News-Herald.
Mentor's Allie Arthur also competed in the all-around competition.
Additionally, teammates Brittany Adkins, Sarah Butterfield and Lauren Cannon helped contribute in the team competition.