2017 | Sophomore Season
Did not compete.
2016 | Freshman Season
Competed in pommel horse prelims at the 2016 NCAA Championships, recording a score of 12.700 • tallied a 13.850 on pommel horse during prelims of the B1G Championships • competed on pommel horse during each meet of the regular season • tallied a career-high of 14.350 on pommel horse vs. Air Force • made his collegiate debut on pommel horse at the Windy City Invitational.
Graduate of Prior Lake High School • Competed for Classic Gymnastics for coaches Matt Fry and Bryon Hough • finished 3rd at the Junior Olympic Div. Level 10 at the 2015 meet in Daytona • finished 20th in the all-around at the 2014 Junior Olympic Div. Level 10 meet in Long Beach • finished 27th overall at the 2015 Winter Cup • competed at the 2014 P&G Championships and finished 21st on the first day of competition and fourth on the second day in the 15-15 age group • finished 22nd in the all-around at the 2012 Junior Olympic Div. Level 10 in Cincinatti • finished ninth all-around at the 2011 Junior Olympic Div. Level 9 meet in Long Beach took eighth in the all-around at the 2010 Junior Olympic Div. Level 9 meet in Knoxville • club teammate of Gophers Zach Liebler, Ryan Bergman, Jordan Poganski and Ben Winkel.
Born April 4, 1997 • son of James and Deanne Wangler • has three siblings (Nicole, Rachel and Mitchel) • older sister Nicole was a gymnast at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse • enjoys backpacking and hiking • majoring in graphic design.
|Wangler's Season High Scores|
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