Academic All-American from Southwest High School • All-State gymnast from 2011-2017 • qualified for first Junior Olympic Nationals competition as just a sixth grader • finished fifth on pommel horse and parallel bars at the 2017 nationals • finished fourth place in the all-around at the 2017 Junior Olympic Nationals • top all-around score was a 79.1.
Born December 28, 1998 • son of Brian and Barb Meeker • has one brother (Nash) • father, Brian, competed for Gopher men’s gymnastics from 1979-1982.
Freshman Spotlight: Shane Wiskus
11/14/2017 - M. Gymnastics
Wiskus is considered the number one recruit in his class and is a member of the U.S. Junior National Team.
Men's Gym Adds Four to 2018-19 Roster
11/9/2017 - M. Gymnastics
The University of Minnesota men’s gymnastics program has signed four student-athletes to the class of 2022.
Freshman Spotlight: Russell Johnson
11/7/2017 - M. Gymnastics
Russell Johnson is an Academic All-American from Perry Meridian High School and a regional and Indiana state champion.