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McKayla Maroney out after hard fall

Updated: June 10, 2012, 6:10 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- World vault champion McKayla Maroney will not compete in the finals of the U.S. gymnastics championships Sunday afternoon after hitting her head on the floor during training.

The 16-year-old from Long Beach, Calif., is conscious, but showed signs of a concussion and was taken to a hospital for further tests. She has petitioned for a spot at the Olympic trials, June 28 to July 1 in San Jose, Calif.

Maroney was doing a tumbling run during pre-meet training when she fell ...

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