Lawrence resident, Alison Middlebrook, won first place in two categories at the USA Gymnastics NJ Level 6 State Championship Jan. 27.
Middlebrook, age 12, earned first place in bars. She and her team, Arena Gymnastics Level 6, earned the state championship title.
Her teammate, Stephanie Zannella, set a new state record and earned first place in floor exercise. Another member, Mia Brades earned first place for vault.
Middlebrook is a sixth grader at Lawrence Intermediate School.