Men's Gymnastics Seeks 16th Big Ten Title This Weekend
Updated as of 4/16/14
At Michigan ... 2013 and 2014 co-captain ...2014 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Team ... owns eight individual event titles on career (five on still rings, three on pommel horse).
Senior (2014) ... co-captain ... 2014 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Team ... represented UM at the NCAA Championships, competing on the pommel horse (14.85) and still rings (14.35) in the NCAA Qualifier (April 10) ... also notched a 14.95 on pommel horse and a 14.35 on the still rings during the NCAA team finals (April 11) ... competed in the 2014 Big Ten Championships in the team finals (March 28) on pommel horse (15.00), still rings (15.00), and high bar (13.90) ... also competed in the Big Ten Individual Event finals (March 29) notching a 14.175 on the pommel horse ... represented UM on pommel horse and still rings in every meet of the regular season ... has also seen action on the high bar, notching his career high of 14.25 against Nebraska (Feb. 8) ... also matched his career high of 15.10 on the pommel horse against Nebraska (Feb. 8) ... collected an individual title with a score of 15.15 on the rings against UIC (March 22).
Junior (2013) ... competed on pommel horse (14.55) and still rings (15.10) at the NCAA Qualifier (April 19) ... scored a 14.30 on pommel horse and a 15.00 on still rings in the NCAA team finals (April 20) ... represented U-M on the pommel horse (14.00) and still rings (14.95) at the Big Ten Team Championships (April 5), and advanced to the final round on still rings, scoring a 15.375 (April 6) to take third on the event ... took part in the pommel horse (15.00) and still rings (14.75) at Windy City (Jan. 19) ... competed on the pommel horse with a score of 14.95, and still rings, scoring a 15.05 against No. 2 Stanford (Jan. 26) ... set a career best on pommel horse with a score of 15.10 against No. 10 California (Feb. 2), which also earned him first place ... earned first place and scored a career best on the still rings with a score of 15.70 against No. 5 Ohio State (Feb. 16) ... competed on the still rings, winning event titles against Arizona State with a score of 15.35 (March 6), No. 3 Oklahoma with a score of 15.55 (March 9), and No. 15. UIC/SUNY-Brockport with a score of 15.65 (March 23) ... also took first place on the pommel horse against No. 15 UIC/SUNY-Brockport with a score of 14.90 (March 23) ...
Sophomore (2012) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award recipient ... Competed on horse and rings in every meet ... tallied a career best 14.75 on rings against No. 1 Penn State (Jan. 21) to take third overall ... scored season and career highs on pommel horse with a 14.00 against Illinois/Oklahoma (Jan. 28) and against UIC (March 17) ... notched a career best on high bar against UIC (13.90).
Freshman (2011) ... Made collegiate debut at Penn State (Jan. 22) competing rings (13.90) ... competed rings at Arizona State (March 2) ... competed rings posting a career high (14.55) at the Big Ten Championships Team & All-Around Finals (April 1).
Prep ... Michigan Academy of Gymnastics ... Junior Olympic Nationals from 2008-10 ... Academic All-American from 2007-10 ... Honor Roll.
Personal ... Born May 4, 1992 ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... major undecided.