Minnesota Holds No. 7 Ranking

Go Gophers!
Steve Jaciuk is ranked No. 5 on parallel bars.

Go Gophers!
Steve Jaciuk is ranked No. 5 on parallel bars.
Go Gophers!

March 26, 2013

The Minnesota men's gymnastics team remain ranked No. 7 in the latest Gyminfo National Rankings released on Monday. The Gophers, who are off this week, are coming off a loss to No. 1 Penn State.

The Gophers are ranked behind Penn State, Oklahoma, Michigan, Stanford, Ohio State and Illinois.

Minnesota returns to action when it hosts the Big Ten tournament on April 5-6.

The Gophers also placed seven gymnasts in the top 20 in individual event rankings. Steve Jaciuk leads the way, as he is ranked third in the high bar and fifth in parallel bars. Ellis Mannon is ranked third in the pommel horse, while Adam Kern is the final Gopher ranked in the top 10 as he is tied for tenth on vault.

1. Penn State (444.767)
2. Oklahoma (439.767)
3. Michigan (437.267)
4. Stanford (434.317)
5. Ohio State (433.233)
6. Illinois (431.717)
7. Minnesota (430.700)
8. California (426.450)
9. Nebraska (425.717)
10. Iowa (425.517)
11. Air Force (424.783)
12. William & Mary (415.883)
13. Temple (413.833)
14. Army (413.067)
15. UIC (408.267)

Gophers In The Top 20

Floor Exercise
T14. Sean Bauer (15.050)

Pommel Horse
3. Ellis Mannon (15.150)
16. Harris Coleman (14.667)

Vault
T10. Adam Kern (14.917)

Parallel Bars
5. Steve Jaciuk (15.050)

High Bar
3. Steve Jaciuk (14.917)
17. Daniel DiBenedetto (14.533)