Biles wins 6th U.S. title, Minnesota competitors take 2nd, 3rd

Biles wins 6th U.S. title, Minnesota competitors take 2nd, 3rd

KANSAS CITY (KEYC) - Simone Biles flew past a pair of Minnesota gymnasts to win the U.S. Gymnastics Championships in Kansas City, Missouri, Sunday.

The 22-year-old Biles claimed her sixth U.S. national championship.

Second place finisher was 16-year-old St. Paul native Sunisa Lee.

In third-place was Grace McCallum of Isanti.

Team USA says Biles became the first gymnast to ever attempt and land a double-twisting, double somersault dismount off the balance beam.

She also became the first woman to attempt and land a triple-double - two flips and three twists in the air - in competition during the floor exercise.

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