John Scallon  
John Scallon


Arlington Heights, Ill.

High School:
Rolling Meadows HS


3 Letters

Bartlett Gymnastics


Seven Gophers Advance at NCAAs

Minnesota finished fourth in the second session of the national qualifier


No. 7 Gophers Head to National Championships

Minnesota competes at 6 p.m. CT Thursday in the national qualifier


Big Ten Honors 13 Gophers for Academics

Nine Gophers are repeat Academic All-Big Ten honorees this season


Gophers Take Fifth at B1G Championships

Four Gophers will compete in Saturday's individual event finals


Gophers Set for Regular-Season Finale

Minnesota competes at Nebraska at 4 p.m. CT Saturday


Men Gymnastics host Penn State

Gopher Men on Senior Night

Photo Gallery

2014 • Senior Season: Academic All-Big Ten honoree • competed on pommel horse (14.050) at the Big Ten team finals (3/28) • competed in six regular-season meets on pommel horse • scored season-high 14.150 against Iowa/Nebraska (2/15) and at Penn State (3/1).

2013 • Junior Season: Academic All-Big Ten team • competed solely on pommel horse • recorded a 13.200 at the season-opening Windy City Invitational (1/18) • finished with a score of 14.100 at Oklahoma (2/13) • finished with season best score of 14.400 against Penn State (3/23).

2012 • Sophomore Season: Competed in all 12 meets as a pommel horse specialist • scored 14.100 or better on pommel horse in seven competitions • earned a career high 15.100 against UIC (2/25).

2011 • Freshman Season: Competed in 11 of 12 meets on the pommel horse • scored season-high 14.900 against Illinois/Nebraska (1/22) • earned his first varsity letter.

High School/Club: A graduate of Rolling Meadows (Ill.) High School • won the Illinois State High School pommel horse championship with a 9.75 score • two-time conference champion on the pommel horse • won the sectional title in 2010 • was a fourth-place finisher at the state championships in 2009 • earned a varsity letter in 2009.

Personal: Born January 30, 1992 • sociology major • son of Matt and Teri Scallon • has an older brother, Robert • enjoys music.

John Scallon's Career Highs (as of April 17, 2014)
Event Floor Exercise Pommel Horse Still Rings Vault Parallel Bars High Bar
Career Highs --- 15.100 --- --- --- ---