Hudson freshman Sydney DePompei competed in the USA Gymnastics Region 5 competition April 21 in Battlecreek, Mich.

The competition featured gymnasts from Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Michigan.DePompei placed fourth among 30 other competitors in the Level 8 14-year-old competition. She had the highest overall score for all the girls in that level and age group from Ohio.DePompei finished with a score of 9.4 on the floor exercise, 9.3 on the balance beam, 9.3 on the bars and 9.225 vault for an overall score of 37.225.DePompei is a member of Flytz Gymnastics in Cuyahoga Falls.