Jaciuk ranked second in high bar, Mannon third on pommel horse
LaFleur honored with Big Ten Sportsmanship Award
Minnesota advances seven gymnasts to Saturday's individual event finals
Minnesota hosts conference championship meet at 7 p.m. on April 5-6
Jaciuk ranked third on high bar, while Mannon is third on pommel horse
2013 Redshirt Junior Season: Competed in two events in season-opening Windy City Invitational (1/18) and led Minnesota on pommel horse with a 15.000 (tied for third in the meet on horse) competed in nine meets scored a career high score of 14.700 on parallel bars at Illinois (3/16) posted best pommel horse score of the season with a 15.000 at the Windy City Invitational (1/19) recorded career high score of 14.850 at Oklahoma (2/16) on the floor.
2012 Redshirt Sophomore Season: Competed in nine meets, including the Big Ten and NCAA Championships scored a career high of 15.100 on floor against Penn State (3/17) posted best pommel horse score of the season with a 14.600 against Iowa/Nebraska (2/11) earned a career-high score of 14.350 on parallel bars against Nebraska/Illinois (3/11) placed eighth in the Big Ten Championships on floor and with a score of 14.700 (4/7).
2011 Sophomore Season: Competed in only three meets because of an injury competed in four events twice competed in the Winter Cup scored season-best 13.800 on the floor exercise at the Windy City Invitational (1/15) scored season-best 14.500 on the pommel horse against Iowa (2/11) scored career-high 14.100 on the parallel bars at the Windy City Invitational (1/15) scored career-high 14.400 on the high bar against Illinois/Nebraska (1/22) earned his second varsity letter received a medical redshirt.
2010 Freshman Season: Appeared in 12 of 13 meets won team Freshman of the Year Award scored a Gopher season high of 15.200 on the pommel horse at Penn State (3/6) competed in five events at the Winter Cup (2/4) competed in floor exercise, pommel horse and horizontal bar in eight competitions recorded a season-best score of 15.050 on the floor exercise against Air Force, Nebraska, and Calgary (1/23) varsity letterwinner.
High School/Club: A 2009 graduate of Gainesville High School trained at Sunrise Gymnastics finished as the runner-up on the pommel horse at the 2008 junior nationals competed in 2009 USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic National Championships also an accomplished diver, winning city, district and regional championships before taking third place at the Florida State Championships in 2009.
Personal: Undecided on a major son of Ann and Scott Coleman born Sept. 7, 1990.
Gophers Prepare For Major Competitions
The Gophers will be represented at the World University Games and the P&G Championships at the end of August.
Meet Assistant Coach Jordan Valdez
Last week the Gophers announced the addition of Jordan Valdez to the men's gymnastics coaching staff.
Gophers Hire Valdez As Assistant Coach
The University of Minnesota has hired Jordan Valdez as the latest member of their coaching staff, head coach Mike Burns announced Friday.