Paul Rizkalla Jr.
Paul  Rizkalla Jr.

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Westfield, N.J.

High School:
Westfield

Height:
5-8


03/15/2015

Michigan Ousts No. 3 Illinois for Home Victory

Men's Gymnastics Ousts No. 3 Illinois for Home Victory

03/06/2015

Maize & Blue Downs No. 2 Penn State, Puerto Rico, No. 18 Temple

Men's Gymnastics Downs No. 2 Penn State, Puerto Rico, No. 18 Temple

03/16/2013

Ervin Lone Individual-Event Winner in Team Loss at No. 1 PSU

Men's Gymnastics Comes Up Short at No. 9 Penn State

02/16/2013

Ervin Notches Record Mark as Wolverines Prevail at No. 5 OSU

Ervin Earns Record Mark as Men's Gymnastics Prevails at OSU

02/02/2013

Caesar Equals NCAA Record, Michigan Downs No. 10 Cal

Caesar Equals NCAA Record, Men's Gymnastics Downs Cal

Updated as of 6/1/15

At Michigan ... Second Team All-Big Ten (2014) ... Won two vault titles and a still rings title in career.

Senior (2015) ...
set a career high on the floor exercise at the NCAA Team Finals (April 10), scoring a 15.30 ... finished in seventh place on the floor exercise (14.10) at Big Ten Event Finals (March 28) ... earned a 15.00 on the floor exercise at Big Ten Team Finals (March 27) ... scored a career-high 15.30 on the still rings against UIC (March 21) ... tied for first on the vault (15.20), as well as placed third on the floor exercise (15.05) against Illinois (March 15) ... scored a career high 15.05 on the floor exercise at Puerto Rico (March 6), which was also good for third place ... tied career high of 14.9 on the still rings against Ohio State (Feb. 28) ... set new career highs on both the floor exercise (14.60) and the vault (15.40) against Oklahoma (Feb. 14) ... earned a 14.85 on vault against Stanford (Feb. 7) ... represented U-M on the floor exercise for the first time at the Windy City Invite (Jan. 17), earning a 14.45.

Junior (2014) ... Represented U-M at the NCAA Championships notching a career high of 14.90 on the still rings and a 15.20 on the vault during the NCAA Qualifier ... also competed in the NCAA Team Finals (April 11) scoring a 14.70 on the still rings and a 14.10 on the vault ... member of the Second Team All-Big Ten ... saw action in the Big Ten Championship Team Finals (March 28) and Individual Event Finals (March 29) competing on the vault ... his performance on the vault of 15.225 during the Big Ten Individual Event Finals (March 29) earned him a second place finish overall ... represented U-M on vault in every meet during the regular season ... also saw action on the still rings,receiving his season high of 14.65 against Ohio State (Feb. 2) ... tallied a career high of 15.35 on the vault at home against Nebraska (Feb. 8) ... earned an individual title against Nebraska (Feb. 8) for his performance on vault notching a score of 15.35.

Sophomore (2013) ... represented U-M at Windy City (Jan. 19) on vault (14.65) and still rings (14.00) ... set two career bests on the vault (14.80) and still rings (14.75) against No. 5 Ohio State (Feb. 16) ... competed on vault at No.1 Penn State (March 16), scoring a 14.50.

Freshman (2012) ... competed solely at home meets as a freshman, earning a pair of 14.40's on vault against No. 1 Penn State (Jan. 21), and against Ohio State (Feb. 18) ... scored a season best 13.65 on still rings against the Nittany Lions.

Prep ... four-time Junior Olympic Championship Qualifier ... trained at Surgents Elite Gymnastics (1998-2011).

Personal ... Born November 6, 1992 ... enrolled in school of Languages, Science and Arts ... Psychology major.

Career Bests
Floor Exercise -- 15.300 (4/10/15)
Still Rings -- 15.300 (3/21/15)
Vault -- 15.400 (2/14/15)


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