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State roundup: Niles West, Jamiyankhuu take team, individual titles; Neuqua Valley leads in badminton finals

State roundup: Niles West, Jamiyankhuu take team, individual titles; Neuqua Valley leads in badminton finals

Niles West senior Nomondalai Jamiyankhuu defended his boys gymnastics all-around crown Friday night at Hinsdale Central.

Jamiyankhuu, whose highest score came on the vault (9.55), finished with a total of 55.35 points. That number eclipsed his 2015 total of 52.70.

Wheaton Warrenville South's David MacDonald also repeated as champion in 2013 and 2014. Jamiyankhuu is the tenth boys gymnast in state history to win consecutive state titles.

Dundee-Crown senior Satchel Hudson (53.65), who finished third last year, was the runner-up on Friday. Palatine junior Prakash Nigam (52.55), Willowbrook sophomore Adam Sousa (52.40) and Schaumburg junior Chasen Chau (51.35) rounded out...

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