Nine Gophers are repeat Academic All-Big Ten honorees this season
Minnesota travels to Nebraska for the Big Ten meet this weekend
Minnesota passes Iowa and Brockport to earn victory and honor eight seniors
The Gophers are No. 5 in the nation in this week's national rankings
Jaciuk ranked second in high bar, Mannon third on pommel horse
2014 Sophomore Season: Academic All-Big Ten honoree competed in seven regular-season meets in four events before being side-lined due to injury improved season-high score on pommel horse in each of the first five meets of the season, capped by a career-high 14.050 at Iowa/Nebraska (2/15) set career high on floor exercise with 13.900 at Air Force (2/8) scored a 14.750 as high bar champion at Air Force (2/8) scored season-best 14.950 on high bar and a career-best 14.500 on parallel bars against Iowa/Nebraska (2/15) finished as high bar co-champion against Iowa/Brockport (3/8).
2013 Freshman Season: Made collegiate debut at the Windy City Invitational (1/18) and competed in three events led Minnesota to a win on the high bars (70.950, tied with Ohio State) with a 14.400 to tie for fifth recorded a season-best 15.050 on high bar and season-best 13.650 on pommel horse at Oklahoma (2/16) finished sixth in finals on high bar at the Big Ten Championships with a score of 14.375 placed 10th on high bar (14.100) at NCAA Qualifier (4/19) earned first varsity letter.
High School/Club: A graduate of Rockville High School high bar champion at the 2011 Junior Nationals finished fifth in the all-around and second in the high bar at the 2011 Visa Championships participated in club competition for Tim Daggetts Gold Medal Gymnastics.
Personal: Born November 8, 1994 son of Joe and Cathy DiBenedetto has younger sister, Nicole DiBenedetto honors student for all four years of high school undeclared major.