M Gymnastics - 2008-09 Roster
Front Row: Colin McGuire, Eddie Campbell, Aaron Fortunato (co-capt.), Kit Beikmann (co-capt.), Andre Berry, Ali Aleiou, Thomas O’Brien. Middle Row: Asst. Coach Kostya Kolesnikov, Cameron Lee, Adam LaFleur, Russell Dabritz, Michael Morse, DJ Repp, Ross Cameratta, Travis Heaver, Athletic Trainer Lara Karg Back Row: Asst. Coach Russ Fystrom, Michael Hillin, Cole Storer, Chase Etem, Alex Quast, Adam Reichow, Michael Paulus, Athletic Trainer Jenn Novak, Head Coach Mike Burns.
|Hometown (Prev School)|
|Aleiou, Ali||RSo.||Brookfield, Wis. (Brookfield East HS) (Swiss Turners Gymnastics Academy)|
|Berry, Andre||Jr.||Hempstead, Texas (Waller HS) (Cypress Academy)|
|Cameratta, Ross||Fr.||Independence, Ohio (St. Ignatius) (Gymnastics World)|
|Campbell, Edward||Sr.||Salt Lake City, Utah (Skyline HS) (USA Gymnastics)|
|Dabritz, Russell||Fr.||Rowley, Mass. (Triton Regional HS) (Yellow Jackets Gymnastics Club)|
|Etem, Chase||Jr.||Maple Lake, Minn. (Maple Lake) (North Shore Gymnastics)|
|Fortunato, Aaron||Jr.||Bedford, Ohio (Home school) (Gymnastics World)|
|Heaver, Travis||So.||Mendota Heights, Minn. (Henry Sibley HS) (Great Northern Gymnastics)|
|Hillin, Michael||Jr.||San Antonio, Texas (William Howard Taft HS) (Alamo Gymnastics)|
|LaFleur, Adam||Fr.||New Brighton, Minn. (Irondale HS) (Midwest Gymnastics)|
|McGuire, Colin||Jr.||Plano, Texas (Spring Creek Academy) (World Olympic Gymnastics Academy)|
|O'Brien, Thomas||Jr.||Westfield, N.J. (Westfield HS) (Surgent's Elite Gymnastics)|
|Paulus, Michael||So.||Maple Grove, Minn. (Maple Grove HS) (Twin City Twisters)|
|Quast, Alex||Sr.||Vadnais Heights, Minn. (White Bear Lake HS) (Midwest Gymnastics Center)|
|Reichow, Adam||Jr.||Eden Prairie, Minn. (Eden Prairie HS) (TAGS Eden Prairie)|
|Repp, DJ||Fr.||Albuquerque, N.M. (Manzano HS) (Gold Cup Gymnastics)|
|Storer, Cole||Jr.||Plano, Texas (Spring Creek Academy) (World Olympic Gymnastics Academy)|
Fystrom Retires After 36 Years
After 36 years as an assistant coach for the Minnesota men’s gymnastics team, Russ Fystrom has announced his retirement.
Gopher Teammates Set for Canadian Championships
Minnesota men’s gymnastics teammates Joel Gagnon and Justin Karstadt will compete at the 2017 Canadian Championships in Artistic Gymnastics this weekend in Montreal, Quebec.
Incoming Gophers Shine at Junior Olympic Nationals
Two future Gophers won national titles in the all-around competitions and combined for six titles in total at this past weekend's Junior Olympic National Championships.