Head coach Mike Burns expects the Gophers to be strongest on floor, pommel horse, still rings and vault
Minnesota enters meet at UIC coming off a season-high score at Oklahoma
Sixteen gymnasts ranked in top 20 in six events
Gophers looking to take another step forward after strong performance last week
Minnesota tied for first with Ohio State in high bar with a score of 70.950
2014 Sophomore Season: Did not compete.
2013 Freshman Season: Made collegiate and Gopher debut at the Windy City Invitational (1/18) where he competed in rings and posted a 14.300 saw season-best score at the Air Force Hall of Fame Meet (1/26) on the rings, scoring a 14.900 at the Big Ten Championships (4/5), tied for 16th on the bars with a score of 14.600 scored 14.500 at the NCAA qualifier (4/19) to finish tied for 18th.
High School/Club: Graduate of Westminster Christian High School competed in club competition for Barlett Gymnastics Club posted a personal best all-around score of 86.9 finished 19th at the 2012 Junior National Championships with a score of 169.35.
Personal: Born July 17, 1993 plans to major in criminal justice son of Dann and Nancy Farquhar has seven siblings.
Minnesota Tops Canada, Falls to Japan and Stanford
Minnesota finished third with a score of 405.600 in a quad-meet with the Japanese National Team (425.800), Stanford (421.550) and the Canadian National Team (392.700) on Saturday night.
Preview: Gophers set for quad at Stanford
Minnesota will travel this weekend to compete against Stanford, and the National Teams from both Japan and Canada.
Day Two: Winter Cup Challenge
Stephens finished 23rd in the all-around competition, while alum Mannon finished fifth on pommel horse. Incoming freshman Wiskus also competed in the all-around finals, finishing 12th.