Feb. 18, 2013
The Minnesota men's gymnastics team stayed at No. 6 in the latest Gyminfo National Rankings released on Monday, Feb. 18. The Gophers, who recorded a season-high 435.450 last Saturday at Oklahoma, rank just behind No. 5 Ohio State.
Penn State remained No. 1 in the rankings, but is now followed by Michigan at No. 2. The Wolverines jumped past now third-ranked Oklahoma this week. Stanford checks in at No. 4. Illinois is No. 7, while Iowa, California and Nebraska round out the top 10.
TEAM RANKINGS - FEB. 18, 2013
Rank Floor Exercise Three-Meet Average
1 Michigan (75.517)
4 Minnesota (74.367)
Rank Team Pommel Horse
1 Penn State (74.900)
9 Minnesota (69.583)
Rank Team Still Rings
1 Penn State (75.683)
7 Minnesota (73.033)
Rank Team Vault
1 Penn State (74.683)
3 Minnesota (73.850)
Rank Team Parallel Bars
1 Michigan (74.750)
7 Minnesota (71.100)
Rank Team High Bar
1 Penn State (75.467)
5 Minnesota (71.733)
INDIVIDUAL RANKINGS - FEB. 18, 2013
Rank Name Floor Exercise Three-Meet Average
1 Eddie Penev (15.633) Stanford
2 Sean Bauer (15.200) Minnesota
16 Josh Wokurka (14.970) Minnesota
19 Matt Frey (14.917) Minnesota
Rank Name Pommel Horse
1 Michael Newburger (15.433) Ohio State
12 Ellis Mannon (14.850) Minnesota
14 Harris Coleman (14.767) Minnesota
Rank Name Parallel Bars
1 Sam Mikulak (15.433) Michigan
T15 Steve Jaciuk (14.633) Minnesota
Karstadt Named National Gymnast of the Week
Justin Karstadt was named the National Gymnast of the Week by the College Gymnastics Association (CGA).
Karstadt Earns Second B1G Honor
Sophomore Justin Karstadt has been named the Big Ten Gymnast of the Week for the second time this season after a standout performance in Minnesota’s win at Nebraska.
Gophers Win with Highest Score in B1G
Minnesota wrapped its regular season with a statement win at Nebraska on Saturday, with a final score of 426.950-425.550.