Mitchell Soukup
Mitchell  Soukup

RS Junior

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

2016 • Redshirt Sophomore Season
Finished 36th on rings at the 2016 NCAA Championships (4/16) • recorded a 14.450 on rings prelims at the B1G Championships (4/2) • notched a 14.700 on rings against Nebraska and Iowa (3/20) • competed on rings vs. Iowa (3/12) • opened the season with a 14.450 on rings against UIC and the UMN Club Team (3/5).

2015 • Redshirt Freshman Season
Named program’s Rookie of the Year • competed in prelims on rings at the 2015 NCAA Championships (4/9) • recorded a 14.400 on rings during prelims at day one of the B1G Championships (3/27) • competed on rings against Penn State, Nebraska and Iowa (3/15) • tallied a 14.800 on rings vs. Iowa (3/7) • finished seventh on rings with a 14.850 against California and Stanford (2/28) • recorded a career-best 15.050 on rings against Nebraska and Iowa (2/14) • scored 14.300 points on rings vs. Nebraska and UIC (2/7) • tallied a 14.100 on rings at Illinois (1/31) • competed on rings against Air Force, scoring a 14.000 (1/24) • opened the season with a 13.600 on rings at the Windy City Invitational (1/17).

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 (As of 4/19/16)
Event Floor Exercise Pommel Horse Still Rings Vault Parallel Bars High Bar
Career Highs --- --- 15.050 --- --- ---


Alum Gives Back to Gopher Athletics


This past summer, track and cross country student-athlete Eric Colvin interned with former Gopher gymnast Michael Paulus.

Gagnon Set to Compete at World Challenge Cup


Golden Gopher Joel Gagnon will represent Canada at this weekend's World Challenge Cup in Hungary.

Gophers Tickets on Sale Now


Pick-Your-Packs and single-event tickets for multiple sports went on sale the morning Sept. 14.

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