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
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