2014 Senior Season: Academic All-Big Ten honoree Big Ten Sportsmanship Award recipient received Gophers' Most Conscientious Gymnast Award placed 24th on floor (14.250) at the NCAA Qualifier (4/10) competed on floor (14.400) at the Big Ten team finals (3/28) competed in 10 meets set season high on high bar with 13.550 at Windy City Invitational (1/18) set season high on vault with 14.650 against Illinois/Nebraska (2/1) shared Louis J. Cooke Award with fellow seniors against Iowa/Brockport (3/8) set career high on floor exercise with 15.250 at Nebraska (3/15) earned fourth varsity letter.
2013 Junior Season: Named team co-captain with Steve Jaciuk named CGA Second Team All-American Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten honoree competed in two events in season-opening Windy City Invitational (1/18), recording a 14.600 on the floor exercise and a then-career high 13.500 on the pommel horse awarded Coaches Appreciation Award for accomplishments in the gym and classroom saw career-high score of 13.750 on pommel horse against Illinois Chicago (2/24) finished tied for 30th on vault with a score of 14.350 at Big Ten Championships recorded season-high 15.050 on floor at NCAA qualifier earned third varsity letter
2012 Sophomore Season: Named CGA Second Team All-American Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten honoree saw action in four competitions scored a season-high 14.700 on floor against Iowa/Brockport (3/3) posted season-high scores of 12.600 on pommel horse and 14.500 on vault against Illinois-Chicago (2/25) earned second varsity letter.
2011 Freshman Season: Named CGA First Team All-America Scholar-Athlete competed in ten of 12 meets scored then-career high 14.900 on the floor exercise against Iowa/Penn State (3/5) scored career-high 15.700 on the vault against Illinois/Nebraska (1/22) earned his first varsity letter.
High School/Club: Graduated from Marquette High School in 2010 academic letter-winner and member of National Honor Society four-time All-America Scholar-Athlete, as named by USA Gymnastics competed for the St. Louis Gym Centre and was a six-time Junior Olympic Nationals qualifier finished 35th in the all-around at the Level 10 Junior Olympic Championships in 2008 finished fifth in 2010 in the all-around at the Region 3 Championships finished in the top 12 of the all-around at the Region 3 championships four times three-time state all-around champion won still rings and vault titles at the Missouri State Championships in 2010, while finishing third in the all-around won the all-around, floor exercise, pommel horse, still rings and parallel bars in 2009 won the all-around, floor, rings, vault, bars and high bar state titles in 2008.
Personal: Born April 10, 1992 major is electrical engineering son of Ron and Carolyn Morinishi has two sisters, Leanna and Melissa received the honor of Eagle Scout nickname is Yoshi.