Mitchell Soukup
Mitchell  Soukup


San Antonio, Texas

High School:
Tom C. Clark HS


Alamo Gymnastics Center


A Look Back on the 2015 Season takes a look back on the 2015 men's gymnastics season


Gophers Narrowly Miss Team Finals

Minnesota finished fourth in qualifying session but nine Gophers advance to individual competition


8 Gophers Advance to B1G Event Finals

Minnesota placed fourth as a team at the 2015 Big Ten Championships on Friday.


Gophers on the Road for Season Finale

Minnesota will travel to Lincoln, Neb. for Big Ten quad-meet on Sunday


Gophers to Honor Senior Class

Minnesota will celebrate the seniors at its final home meet on Saturday

2017 | Senior Season
Competed on rings vs. UIC • Competed on rings at Stanford International Collegiate Challenge • Competed on rings against Nebraska/UMN Club • Placed second on rings with a 14.450 vs. Illinois.

2016 | Redshirt Sophomore Season

Finished 36th on rings at the 2016 NCAA Championships • recorded a 14.450 on rings prelims at the B1G Championships • notched a 14.700 on rings against Nebraska and Iowa • competed on rings vs. Iowa • opened the season with a 14.450 on rings against UIC and the UMN Club Team.

2015 | Redshirt Freshman Season
Named program’s Rookie of the Year • competed in prelims on rings at the 2015 NCAA Championships • recorded a 14.400 on rings during prelims at day one of the B1G Championships • competed on rings against Penn State, Nebraska and Iowa • tallied a 14.800 on rings vs. Iowa • finished seventh on rings with a 14.850 against California and Stanford • recorded a career-best 15.050 on rings against Nebraska and Iowa • scored 14.300 points on rings vs. Nebraska and UIC • tallied a 14.100 on rings at Illinois • competed on rings against Air Force, scoring a 14.000 • opened the season with a 13.600 on rings at the Windy City Invitational.

2014 | Freshman Season
Redshirted the 2014 season • received Minnesota's Most Inspirational Award.

High School/Club
2013 graduate of Tom C. Clark High School in San Antonio, Texas • Competed for the Alamo Gymnastics Center for coach Yuejin Sun • placed first on still rings and fifth on pommel horse at the 2013 Junior Olympic National Championship (Level 10) • two-time USA Gymnastics Academic All-American honoree • club teammate of Gopher alum Michael Hillin.

Born July 27, 1995 • son of Timothy and Gretchen Soukup • has two older sisters (Amber, Kelsey) • majoring in sport management.

Mitchell Soukup's Career Highs
Event Floor Exercise Pommel Horse Still Rings Vault Parallel Bars High Bar
Career Highs --- --- 15.050 --- --- ---


No. 5 Minnesota Travels to No. 6 Nebraska


The Golden Gophers will travel to Lincoln, Neb. this Saturday, March 25 for the second meeting against No. 6 Nebraska this season.

Wiskus Wins All-Around for Team USA


Incoming freshman Shane Wiskus earned gold in the senior all-around competition at the University of Calgary International Cup this past Friday.

Gophers Sweep Podium in Home Finale


Minnesota topped UIC with a final score of 413.500-372.700 on Saturday afternoon at the Sports Pavilion. The win marked an undefeated season at home for the Golden Gophers this season.

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