Steve Jaciuk  
Steve Jaciuk


New Berlin, Wis.

High School:
Eisenhower HS


3 Letters

Swiss Turners Gymnastics

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2014 • Junior Season: Named team captain • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • received Gophers' Outstanding Championship Competitor Award • finished ninth in the nation on high bar (14.550) as one of four Gophers to compete in the event finals on the final day of the NCAA championships (4/12) • tied for sixth on high bar (14.800) and tied for 18th on parallel bars (14.800) on the second day of the NCAA championships (4/11) • placed third on high bar (14.850, tied for seventh on parallel bars (15.150) and finished 17th on still rings (14.350) at the NCAA Qualifier (4/10) • finished fifth on parallel bars (15.175) and seventh on high bar (14.700) in the Big Ten event finals (3/29) • competed on rings (14.450), parallel bars (season-high 15.350) and high bar (14.700) at the Big Ten team finals (3/28) and advanced to the event finals by placing fourth on parallel bars and tying for 10th on high bar • competed in 11 meets, including the Winter Cup, in three events • earned Louis J. Cooke Award at Alumni Meet (1/11) • scored 14.950 as parallel bars champion and tied career-high on still rings with a 15.150 against Illinois/Nebraska (2/1) • parallel bars champion (15.300) and still rings co-champion (14.850) at Iowa/Nebraska (2/15) • competed on still rings, parallel bars and floor exercise and finished 33rd overall at Winter Cup (2/22) • high bar champion (season-high 15.150) at Penn State (3/1) • earned third varsity letter.

2013 • Sophomore Season: Named team co-captain with Justin Morinishi • named CGA Second Team All-American Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • honored as team's most valuable gymnast • competed in three events in season-opening Windy City Invitational (1/18) where he led the Gophers (tied with Adam LaFleur) with a 14.200 on parallel bars • recorded a 14.050 on high bar, helping Minnesota win the event with a 70.950 (tied with Ohio State) • finished third on high bar at the Big Ten Championships after posting a 15.000 • finished with a score of 14.500 on vault at Nebraska (3/16) • at Oklahoma (2/16), saw career-best finish on parallel bars and high bar • took seventh at the NCAA qualifier on the parallel bars (14.700) • earned second varsity letter.

2012 • Freshman Season: Competed in every meet • earned a then-career high score of 13.900 on rings against UIC (2/25) • scored then-career high of 14.850 on parallel bars against Nebraska/Illinois (3/11) • earned a then-career best score of 14.700 on high bar on day one of the Big Ten Championships, placing third for the day • placed fourth on day two at the Big Ten meet on high bar (14.500) • competed in the NCAA championships, scoring a 14.150 on high bar • earned first varsity letter.

High School/Club: A 2011 graduate of New Berlin Eisenhower High School • won state championship in 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2011 and finished second in 2008 • won regional championship in 2007, 2008 and 2011 and finished third in 2009 • member of the second place team at the 2011 Junior Olympic Nationals and finished fifth in high bar and 17th in all-around • finished 23rd in all-around at the 2007 Junior Olympic Nationals and 28th in 2006 • received the hardest worker award in 2010 and 2011 with club team • named academic all-American in 2008.

Personal: Born December 19, 1992 • son of Mike and Carol Jaciuk • major is Applied Economics and Management in the Inter-College Program.

Steve Jaciuk's Career Highs (2014 Final)
Event Floor Exercise Pommel Horse Still Rings Vault Parallel Bars High Bar
Career Highs --- --- 15.150 14.500 15.450 15.350