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Thomas Kelley
Thomas Kelley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Libertyville, Ill.

High School:
Libertyville


At Michigan ... member of the 2010 NCAA championship squad ... 2010 All-American on the Parallel Bars ... Co-Big Ten Gymnast of the Week (1/24/10) ... 2009 NCAA All-American on parallel bars and high bar ... 2009 Big Ten Gymnast of the Year ... 2009 Big Ten all-around champion ... 2009 Big Ten individual event finalist on floor, rings, parallel bars and horizontal bar ... 2008 NCAA All-American (high bar) ... 2009 Academic All-Big Ten selection ... 2008 Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... 2008 All-Big Ten Conference selection ... claimed floor title at the 2008 Big Ten Championship (April 5) ... 2008 College Gymnastics Association Academic All-American ...two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement honoree (2008-09).

Senior (2011) ... made season debut at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 15) competing the all-around (86.40; 3rd); floor (15.20; 3rd), rings (14.30), vault (15.40), parallel bars (14.40), and high bar (14.20; 5th) ... competed all-around (85.30; 1st); floor (14.50), rings (15.00; 3rd), vault (15.30), and high bar (15.10; 1st) at Penn State (Jan. 22) ... competed all-around (79.05); parallel bars (14.50) at the Winter Cup Challenge prelims (Feb. 3) ... competed floor (14.65; 2nd), rings (14.80; 1st), vault (15.05), parallel bars (13.45), and high bar (14.90; 1st) vs. Illinois (Feb. 12) ... competed floor (13.55; 5th), rings (14.90; 2nd), vault (15.35; 4th), parallel bars (14.50; 1st), and high bar (14.10; 2nd) vs. UIC (Feb. 19) ... competed all-around (82.55; 1st); floor (14.80; 3rd), rings tying a career high (15.20; 2nd) vs. Stanford (Feb. 26) ... competed pommel horse setting a season high (13.25), rings (14.60; 1st), vault setting a career high (15.70; 4th), parallel bars (11.50), and high bar setting a season high (15.35; 1st) at Arizona State (March 2) ... competed all-around (87.35; t-2nd), floor (14.65; 3rd), rings (14.75; 4th), parallel bars setting a new season high (14.70; 5th), and high bar tying a season high (15.35; 1st) vs. Oklahoma (March 12) ... named Big Ten Gymnast of the Week (March 14-18) for his performance vs. Oklahoma ... competed all-around (86.90; 2nd), rings (15.05; 1st), parallel bars setting a new season high (14.80; 2nd), and high bar (14.85; 3rd) vs. Ohio State (March 19) ... ranked #2 in the nation on high bar at this point ... competed all-around (84.85; 5th); rings (15.00; 6th), vault (15.50), parallel bars (14.20; 10th) at the Big Ten Championships Team & All-Around Finals (April 1) ... qualified into Big Ten Event Finals (April 2) on rings (15.30; 4th) and parallel bars (14.25; 6th) ... competed floor (14.85), rings (15.25). vault (15.30), parallel bars tying a season high (14.80), and high bar posting a season high (15.55) at the NCAA Championships Qualifier (April 14) ... competed all-around (83.70); rings (14.80), parallel bars (13.65) at the NCAA Championships Team and All-Around Finals (April 15).

Junior (2010) ... recorded top five finishes on floor (14.9, 4th) and the high bar (15.2, 2nd) at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 16) ... earned four top five finishes highlighted by a career best effort to take the rings title (15.20) and a win on the high bar (14.70) (Jan 24) ... placed second on the rings and parallel bars and won the high bar and the all-around at Iowa (Jan. 30) ... competed all-around at the Winter Cup Invitational in Las Vegas (Feb. 6) ... placed fifth on the floor and second on the parallel bars against Oklahoma (Feb. 20) ... tied career best, 15.200, to win rings and set a season best (15.400) to take the high bar crown in loss to Oklahoma (Feb. 20) ... set season best of 87.250 in the all-around against the Sooners (Feb. 20) ... competed on the floor, rings, vault, parallel bars and high bar in loss to Stanford (Feb. 27) ... took home three top five finishes against Illinois (March 13) ... set a career best, 15.55, on vault to share fifth place on the event in addition to using a season-best 15.45 on the high bar to finish second in win against Illinois (March 13) ... took fifth on the still rings (14.80) and parallel bars (14.65) before winning the high bar with a 15.40 against Ohio State (March 20) ... added a 15.00 (rings) and 14.95 (high bar) to the team total the Big Ten team championships (April 3) ... finished second on the high bar (15.30) at the Big Ten event finals (April 4) ... helped UM qualify as the No. 1 seed at the NCAA qualifier with a 15.45 on vault in the last rotation (April 15) ... set a season best, 15.35, during the team finals of the NCAA championships (April 16) ... finished 10th all-around at the NCAA championships (April 16) ... earned his fourth career All-America honor on the parallel bars at the NCAA championships event finals (April 17).

Sophomore (2009) ... competing in his second season of collegiate gymnastics ... 2009 NCAA All-American on parallel bars and high bar ... 2009 Big Ten all-around champion ... 2009 Academic All-Big Ten selection ... 2009 Big Ten individual event finalist on floor, rings, parallel bars and horizontal bar ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... finished third on high bar (14.200), seventh on vault (15.200) and tied for seventh on still rings (14.400) at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 24) in Chicago, Ill ... earned second place on high bar with a career-high 15.200 and came in second on rings tying career-best of 14.850 at Penn State (Jan. 24) ... won multiple event titles (rings, horizontal bar) for first time in his career vs. Iowa (Jan. 30) ... claimed first career rings title (14.650) and third career horizontal bar crown (15.000) against the Hawkeyes ... scored 14.000 on floor, 15.250 on vault and 14.050 on p-bars opposing Iowa ... finished 13th overall in the all-around with a two-day 169.000 total, including a career-high 86.100 in the finals at the Winter Cup Classic (Feb. 5-7) ... placed sixth overall on high bar (29.050) at the WCC ... scored 27.450 on floor, 25.700 on pommel horse, 28.350 on rings, 30.800 on vault and 27.650 on p-bars ... scored 14.900 to tie for fifth on horizontal bar at the Pacific Coast Classic (Feb. 21) ... posted 14.550 on floor, 14.500 on rings and 14.400 on vault in Oakland ... placed third in the all-around (85.300 ) vs. Illinois (March 14) ... registered a season-best 14.900 on floor against the Fighting Illini ... scored 12.150 on pommel, 14.750 on rings, 15.300 on vault, 13.750 on p-bars and 14.450 on horizontal bar against UI ... earned top honors with a season-best 15.200 on floor at Ohio State (March 21) ... tallied 12.150 on pommel, 14.650 on rings, 15.350 on vault, 13.950 on p-bars and 13.950 on horizontal bar for third (85.250) in the all-around against the Buckeyes ... claimed the all-around title with a career-best 89.350 at the Big Ten team championships (April 3) ... qualified for the individual event finals on floor, rings, p-bars and horizontal bar ... recorded career bests on rings (15.000), p-bars (14.700) and horizontal bar (15.650) at the conference championships ... registered season bests on floor (15.200) and pommel (13.400) ... scored 15.400 on vault ... placed ninth on floor (14.375), eighth on rings (14.725), third on p-bars with a career-best 14.750 and second on high bar (14.975) at the Big Ten individual event finals (April 4) ... helped produce a U-M top three sweep on high bar ... tied a career-best 15.500 on vault at the NCAA Qualifier (April 16) ... posted season high on floor (15.300) and rings (15.050) during the qualifier ... scored 14.250 on p-bars and 15.450 on horizontal bar ... registered a career-best 14.750 on p-bars at the NCAA team finals (April 17) ... posted a season-high 15.300 on floor en route to the squad's second place finish ... recorded 15.000 on rings, 15.300 on vault and 15.450 on high bar to help the team earn national runner-up ... earned All-America status on p-bars (14.675) and high bar (15.275) at the NCAA individual championship (April 18).

Freshman (2008) ... 2008 NCAA All-American on high bar (tied for sixth) ... 2008 College Gymnastics Academic All-American ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... honored as 2008 Big Ten Freshman Gymnast of the Year ... named to 2008 All-Big Ten team ... University of Michigan Jason Whitfield Scholarship recipient ... earned All-America honors by tying for sixth on high bar (14.700) at NCAA Individual Finals (April 19) ... at NCAA Team Finals, scored 14.950 on floor, 14.550 on rings, 15.450 on vault, 14.900 on high bar (April 18) ... at NCAA Team Qualifier, earned 15.300 on floor, 14.700 on rings, 15.300 on vault, 14.850 on high bar (April 17) ... at Big Ten Individual Event Finals, won floor title with 15.500 (April 5) ... at Big Ten Team Championship, placed fifth in all-around (85.600), tied for third on floor (15.450), scored 12.300 on pommel, 14.800 on rings, 15.400 on vault, 13.700 on p-bars, 13.950 on high bar (April 4) ... against Ohio State, finished fourth on floor (15.400), posted 15.150 on vault, 14.800 on rings, 13.850 on p-bars, 14.450 on high bar (March 22) ... won first high bar title (15.000), recorded 14.100 on floor, 14.250 on rings, 15.400 on vault at Illinois (March 8) ... against Stanford, registered 14.300 on floor, 14.850 on rings, 15.500 on vault, 14.250 on p-bars, 14.450 on high bar (March 2) ... at Pacific Coast Classic, scored 13.700 on floor, 14.450 on rings, 15.350 on vault, 12.150 on p-bars, 14.100 on high bar (Feb. 23) ... recorded 12.150 on floor, 12.350 on pommel, 12.700 on p-bars, 14.150 on high bar tied for 17th on vault (15.000), 19th on rings (14.350) at the Winter Cup finals (Feb. 9) ... during prelims at the Winter Cup, tied for 16th on floor (14.300), 21st on pommel (13.450), 27th on rings (14.100), placed 20th on vault (15.250), scored 11.800 on p-bars (Feb. 7) ... finished first on high bar (14.250), fifth on floor (14.600), fourth on rings (14.050), earned 14.850 on vault, 13.500 on p-bars at Iowa (Feb. 2) ... claimed fourth on floor (15.000), second on high bar (14.550), scored 13.700 on rings, 15.150 on vault against Oklahoma (Jan. 26) ... claimed first on floor (15.600), seventh on vault (15.350), 10.650 on pommel, 13.700 on high bar, seventh (14.600) on rings vs. Penn State (Jan. 19) ... earned 15.100 on vault, 14.400 on bar, 13.500 on rings, 14.000 on floor during first collegiate competition at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 12).

Prep ... 2007 Junior National All-Around champion (second on rings, fourth on vault) ... 2003-07 USA Junior National Team ... 2003-07 Junior Olympic National Championship ... 2004-07 VISA National Championships ... 2005-07 Winter Cup Challenge ... 2003-07 Region 5 ... 2006 Pacific Alliance Team.

Personal ... born November 13, 1988 ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Political science major.

Career Bests

Event Score Date
Floor Exercise 15.600 1/19/08
Pommel Horse 13.450 2/7/08
Still Rings 15.300 4/02/11
Vault 15.700 3/02/11
Parallel Bars 14.750 4/18/09
High Bar 15.650 4/3/09
All-Around 89.350 4/4/08
   

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