RISING star Katie Talbot has won a place on the Merseyside and Cheshire team for this Sunday's North West Regional Finals.
The 11-year-old from Upton was selected for the Stalybridge event after her impressive performance at the Cheshire and Merseyside Championships.
Katie was fourth with an score of 59.35 points.
She won on the bars, was second on the floor and third in the 'range and conditioning' section. There were also seventh-placed finishes for the Chester youngster on the vault and the beam as she achieved a distinction at grade f ive.
Katie trains under coach Michelle Oaks at the Hartford School of Gymnastics, near Northwich.