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State Awards

Awards at State are determined by the Minnesota State USAG Board. 


The gymnasts are separated into age groups based on birthdays and awarded as follows:

JO LEVELS 6-10

  • L6, 7, 9,  & 10 as of March 26 (last day of competition)
  • L8 as of April 9 (last day of Regions)
  • Awards are given to 50% of the gymnasts in each award group up to ten places
  • Team awards for each level are awarded at the LAST session for their level, based on all the scores. Top 3 scores on each event comprise the team score.

XCEL All Levels

  • Xcel as of April 23 (last day of Regions)
  • Awards are given to 40% in each age group
  • Age groups with A/B: These are split into 2-3 age groups based on numbers. Each split will receive individual awards during their awards session.
  • Team awards for each level are awarded at the LAST session for their level, based on all the scores. Top 3 scores on each event comprise the team score.

Age Groups

LEVEL 6 LEVEL 7 LEVEL 8 LEVEL 9 LEVEL 10
7-10 7-10 8-11 8-13 9-15
11 11 12 14-15 16+
12 12 13 16+  
13+ 13 14    
  14+ 15+    
BRONZE SILVER GOLD PLATINUM DIAMOND
5-6 6-8 8-9 9-11 11-13
7 9 10 12 14
8 10A/B 11A/B 13 15+
9 11A/B 12A/B 14  
10 12 13A/B 15+  
11 13 14    
12+ 14+ 15+    

A/B: Due to the size of each age group, these will be split in 2-3 groups according to their DOB