Gymnast Jonathan Deaton Will Compete in National Championships

jonathan DeatonJonathan Deaton, a junior honor student at The Williston Northampton School, is also an accomplished gymnast. A member of the Men’s Junior Olympic National Team, Jon recently competed in the Men’s Junior Olympic National Championships in Long Beach, CA. He placed sixth All-Around and finished in second place on the floor exercise. His performance earned him a spot in the USA Gymnastics National Championships that will be held in St. Paul, MN, in August.

Jon’s academic achievement was also recognized. For the third year in a row, he received First Team Academic All-American recognition for having a GPA greater than 3.85. Watch a video of Jon’s performance for the All-Around finals competition.