Gophers Remain No. 7 Nationally

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Jan. 28, 2014

By Ben Gotz, Athletic Communications Student Assistant

National Rankings

MINNEAPOLIS – After their home meet against No. 1 Oklahoma, the Gopher men’s gymnastics team has held onto seventh place in the GymInfo national rankings with an average score of 426.225.

Oklahoma (438.583) and Michigan (435.275) remain the top two teams in the country, while Stanford (432.067) and Ohio State (430.750) have switched places this week, with Stanford moving up to third and Ohio State dropping to fourth. Penn State (426.967) and California (427.433) also switched rankings this week, with California taking fifth place and Penn State moving to sixth.

Below are how the Gophers stack up against the national leaders in each event as a team and as individuals in the national rankings for the week of Jan. 27.

TEAM RANKINGS

Floor Exercise
1. Oklahoma – 74.800
6. Minnesota – 71.550

Pommel Horse
1. Ohio State – 72.650
11. Minnesota – 68.725

Still Rings
1. Michigan – 74.400
8. Minnesota – 72.100

Vault
1. Michigan – 74.125
2. Minnesota – 73.225

Parallel Bars
1. Oklahoma – 73.350
4. Minnesota – 72.050

High Bar
1. Iowa – 71.900
8. Minnesota – 68.650

TOP 20 INDIVIDUALS RANKINGS

Floor Exercise
1. Sam Mikulak, Michigan – 15.500

Pommel Horse
1. Michael Newburger, Ohio State – 16.225
2. Ellis Mannon, Minnesota – 15.450
10. Steffen Beck, Minnesota – 14.650

Still Rings
1. Landon Funiciello, William and Mary – 15.950
13. Jack Metcalf, Minnesota – 14.900


 

 

Vault
1. Adrian de los Angeles, Michigan – 15.200
2. Zack Chase, Minnesota – 15.200
9. Matt Frey, Minnesota – 14.900
13. Sean Bauer, Minnesota – 14.775

Parallel Bars
1. Akash Modi, Stanford – 15.550
10. Steve Jaciuk, Minnesota – 14.775

High Bar
1. Jordan Valdez, Illinois – 15.000

All-Around
1. Akash Modi, Stanford – 89.125
5. Ellis Mannon, Minnesota – 87.050

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