Josh Wokurka  
Josh Wokurka

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Lombard, IL

High School:
Willowbrook HS

Birthdate:
11/12/1990

Club:
Barlett Gymnastics Center


11/14/2014

Gophers Sign Five for 2015-16

Minnesota will welcome five gymnasts to the program next season

03/28/2013

Nine Gophers Honored By Big Ten

Minnesota hosts the Big Ten Championships on April 5-6

03/27/2013

Minnesota Places 62 on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams

For the second year in a row, gymnast Nathan Fortunato posted an unblemished 4.0 GPA.

03/08/2013

No. 7 Gophers Travel To No. 6 Illinois

Minnesota, Illini to compete in unique head-to-head format

03/02/2013

Gophers Avenge Earlier Loss, Top Iowa

Minnesota recorded a season high on the pommel horse with a 71.400

02/02/2013

Gymnasts Beat Nebraska, UIC

The Golden Gopher men's gymnastics team defeated Nebraska and Illinois-Chicago at the Sports Pavilion.

03/23/2013

Men Gymnastics host Penn State

Gopher Men on Senior Night

02/02/2013

Men Gymnastics hosts Nebraska and UIC

Gophers win

01/26/2013

Men Gymnastics host Air Force

Gophers take on Air Force

2013 • JUNIOR SEASON:Academic All-Big Ten team • Compteted in all six events on the season • Named Most Tenacious Gymnast • Competed in two events in season-opening Windy City Invitational (1/18), where he recorded a 14.450 on floor exercise and 14.250 on high bar • Scored career-high on floor at Air Force (1/26) with score of 15.200 and career high on rings (14.800) • Recorded a career-high score of 13.200 on pommel horse at Iowa (2/8) • Finished tied for 14 on rings (14.700) at Big Ten Championships • Competed on floor, rings and high bar at NCAA Championship Qualifier.

2012 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Competed in four meets • Scored a career high on floor of 14.700 against both UIC (1/21) and Air Force (1/28) • Also had a season high on rings, 13.900, and high bar, 14.400, against Air Force (1/28) • Top vault score of the season came vs. UIC (1/21) with a 14.800.

2011 • REDSHIRT FRESMAN SEASON: Competed in ten of 12 meets • competed in five events twice • competed in the Winter Cup in Las Vegas • received Academic All-Big Ten honors • scored career-high 14.700 on the floor exercise against UIC (2/27) • scored career-high 12.600 on the pommel horse against UIC (2/27) • scored career-high 14.350 on the still rings at the NCAA Team Qualifier (4/14) • scored career-high 15.500 on the vault at the Big Ten Team Championships (4/1) • scored career-high 11.300 on the parallel bars against Iowa (2/11) • scored career-high 14.500 on the high bar against Iowa/Penn State (3/5) • earned his first varsity letter.

2011 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see floor in 2010 due to injury.

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: A 2009 graduate of Willowbrook High School • competed for the Bartlett Gymnastics Center • finished seventh in the all-around at the 2009 Junior Olympic Nationals • finished third in the all-around (third on floor, third on pommel horse, fifth on still rings, eighth on vault, 11th on parallel bars, fourth on high bar) at 2007 Visa Championships • competed at the 2007 Senior Men's National Qualifier • earned Age 16-18 All-America and Region V Team honors • was a member of the Age 14-15 Junior National Team.

PERSONAL: Plans to major in Business • son of Ken and Diane Wokurka • born Nov. 12, 1990.