Nine Golden Gophers maintained a perfect 4.0 grade-point average during the 2014-15 academic year.
Gophersports.com takes a look back on the 2015 men's gymnastics season
Steve Jaciuk and Zach Liebler each earn third place finishes at the NCAA Individual Event Finals
Mannon, Jaciuk, Metcalf, Liebler, Gagnon and Pochinka will compete for NCAA crowns on Saturday
Minnesota finished fourth in qualifying session but nine Gophers advance to individual competition
The Golden Gopher men's gymnastics team defeated Nebraska and Illinois-Chicago at the Sports Pavilion.
2015 • Redshirt Junior Season: All-American honoree • named Academic All-Big Ten honoree • received Gophers' Outstanding Championship Competitor Award • received Gophers' Academic Excellence Award • M Club Pin Recipient • appeared in all eight regular-season meets plus the Big Ten and NCAA Championships and competed on still rings and vault • tallied a 14.85 on still rings vs. UIC/Neb for first place (2/7) • scored a 15.500 on still rings vs. Stan/Cal (2/28) • finished 6th overall on still rings at the NCAA Individual Event finals with a 15.575 (4/9) • earned eighth place in the Big Ten on still rings (15.050) (3/28) • earned third varsity letter.
2013 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Named CGA First Team All-America Scholar-Athlete, Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and Academic All-Big Ten selection • made his collegiate and Minnesota debut at the Windy City Invitational (1/18) and recorded a 14.600 on rings • competed solely on rings for the season • earned career-high 15.200 at NCAA qualifier where he finished tied for fifth • finished tied for third with a score of 15.150 at Big Ten Championship • earned first varsity letter.
2012 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the season.
High School/Club: A 2011 graduate of Lake County Lutheran High School • state champion in 2002 and 2009 • academic all-American 2008-11 • academic all-American for club team in 2002-11.
Personal: Born February 3, 1993 • son of Michael and Joleen Metcalf • major is youth studies • played high school golf • received varsity letter in music.