Luke Aldrich
Luke  Aldrich

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Amherst, Mass.

High School:
Amherst Regional HS

Birthdate:
11/02/1995

Club:
Tim Daggett Gold Medal Gymnastics


03/23/2016

Gophers Earn Academic All-B1G Laurels

The Big Ten Conference has recognized 69 student-athletes from the University of Minnesota as Academic All-Big Ten honorees.

03/23/2016

Gophers Earn Academic All-B1G Laurels

The Big Ten Conference has recognized 69 student-athletes from the University of Minnesota as Academic All-Big Ten honorees.

05/26/2015

A Look Back on the 2015 Season

Gophersports.com takes a look back on the 2015 men's gymnastics season

01/10/2015

Alumni Prevail in Annual Meeting

Minnesota falls to alumni squad by 0.1 on Saturday afternoon

01/05/2015

2015 Season Preview: Gymnasts

No. 7 ranked Gophers look to build off Big Ten and NCAA championship momentum for 2015 campaign

2017 | Junior Season 
Named most improved competitor • competed on floor and pommel horse during finals at the NCAA Championships • competed on floor and pommel horse at the NCAA Qualifying Session • competed on floor and pommel horse at the B1G Championships • competed on floor and pommel horse at Nebraska • earned a career-best on pommel horse with a 13.500 against UIC • competed on floor and pommel horse vs. Iowa and ASU • Sscored a 13.400 on pommel horse at Arnold Challenge • tied for eighth on floor with a 14.300 at Stanford International Collegiate Challenge • earned a 13.200 on pommel horse vs. Iowa/Oklahoma • recorded a 12.900 to place fifth on floor against Nebraska/UMN Club • competed on pommel horse and floor vs. Illinois • earned a 13.850 on floor and a 12.700 on pommel horse vs. Air Force.

2016 | Sophomore Season

Earned Academic All-Big Ten and CGA All-America Scholar honors • tallied a 14.700 on floor and 13.400 on pommel horse vs. UIC • notched a 12.550 on floor at Air Force • competed on floor at the Windy City Invitational.

2015 | Freshman Season
Received Gophers Academic Excellence Award • earned first varsity letter • appeared in four regular-season meets and competed on pommel horse and floor exercise • tallied a 13.70 on floor exercise and a 13.35 on pommel horse vs. UIC/Neb • made collegiate debut on pommel horse vs. Air Force with a 12.90.

High School/Club
Competed for coaches Tim Daggett, Darren Morace and RJ Heflin at Tim Daggett Gold Medal Gymnastics, where he competed with former Gopher Danny DiBenedetto • 2014 Massachusetts state champion in all-around, pommel horse, still rings, parallel bars and high bar and vault runner-up • 2013 Massachusetts state champion in high bar and still rings and all-around runner-up • 2012 Massachusetts state champion in parallel bars • two-time All-American second team honoree • won pommel horse and finished second on vault and fifth in the all-around at 2014 Region 6 Championships • finished third on high bar, fifth on floor and seventh in the all-around at 2013 Region 6 Championships • finished as runner-up on floor exercise and high bar and took eighth in the all-around at 2013 USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic National Championships • took 19th in the all-around at 2014 USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic National Championships.

Personal
Born Nov. 2, 1995 • son of Bruce and Sandra Aldrich • has an older brother (Corey) • enjoys hiking, fishing and playing beanbag toss • majoring in biology, plans to become an athletic trainer.

Aldrich's Season High Scores 
Event Floor Pommel Horse Rings Vault Parallel Bars High Bar All-Around
2017 14.300 13.900* -- -- -- -- --
2016 14.700* 13.400 -- -- -- -- --
2015 13.700 13.350 -- -- -- -- --

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