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.
Local Talent Makes Impact on Gophers' Roster
University of Minnesota men's gymnast, Ryan Bergman, has become a staple competitor for the Gophers in the Parallel bars lineup and hails only 30-minutes down the freeway from the U.
Shashank's Redemption: Journey to Most Improved
University of Minnesota men's gymnastics sophomore Shashank Yallamraju was named the Gophers' Most Improved Gymnast of the 2016 season.
Wittenberg's NCAA Address
Alex Wittenberg was chosen as the student-athlete representative for the 2016 Men's Gymnastics NCAA Championships.