Gophers Drop One Place to No. 6

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Senior John Scallon

Go Gophers!
Senior John Scallon
Go Gophers!

March 4, 2014

GymInfo National Rankings

MINNEAPOLIS - After a tough loss on the road against Penn State, the Gophers dropped one place in the national rankings to No. 6. The Gophers remained No. 6 in the coaches poll.

No. 1 Oklahoma (445.050), No. 2 Stanford (442.017), No. 3 Michigan (441.900), No. 4 Ohio State (440.050) and No. 5 Penn State (436.050) make up the top five. This is the first time since Jan. 20 that Michigan has not been ranked No. 2, with Stanford now edging out the Wolverines' average by .117 points.

The Gophers have a three-meet average of 435.600, which is ahead of No. 7 Illinois (434.033), No. 8 Air Force (432.983), No. 9 Iowa (432.017) and No. 10 California (428.667) to round out the top 10.

Below is 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 March 3.

TEAM RANKINGS

Floor Exercise
1. Oklahoma - 76.200
5. Minnesota - 74.183

Pommel Horse
1. Oklahoma - 74.500
8. Minnesota - 71.133

Still Rings
1. Oklahoma - 75.150
8. Minnesota - 73.750

Vault
1. Stanford - 74.300
4. (T) Michigan, Ohio State and Minnesota - 73.917

Parallel Bars
1. Oklahoma - 74.517
5. Minnesota - 73.067

High Bar
1. Ohio State - 73.950
2. Minnesota - 72.017

TOP 20 INDIVIDUALS RANKINGS

Floor Exercise
1. Alec Robin, Oklahoma - 15.467
12. Sean Bauer, Minnesota - 15.200
19. (T) Zach Liebler, Minnesota & Tristian Rivera, Michigan - 15.100

Pommel Horse
1. Michael Newburger, Ohio State - 15.667
3. Ellis Mannon, Minnesota - 15.233
12. Paul Montague, Jr., Minnesota - 14.950


 

 

Still Rings
1. Landon Funiciello, William & Mary - 16.083

Vault
1. Tristan Duverglas, Penn State - 15.350
4. Zack Chase, Minnesota - 15.217

Parallel Bars
1. Akash Modi, Stanford - 15.633
6. Matt Frey, Minnesota - 15.133
8. Steve Jaciuk, Minnesota & Nick Hunter, Michigan - 15.067

High Bar
1. Jordan Valdez, Illinois - 15.450
13. Steve Jaciuk, Minnesota - 14.850
18. Daniel DiBenedetto - 14.767

All-Around
1. Akash Modi, Stanford - 89.933
12. Ellis Mannon, Minnesota - 84.967

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