Men's Gymnastics - Archives 2016-17

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Stephenson Earns Top-15 Finish at Winter Cup Finals
Men's Gymnastics 02/18/2017

Las Vegas, Nev. --- Chris Stephenson represented the Nebraska men's gymnastics team at the Winter Cup Finals on Saturday at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. The Fishers, Ind., native finished 15th out of 42 competitors with a two-day all-around score of 157.400, including today's all-around score of 79.10.

Stephenson Qualifies for Winter Cup Finals
Men's Gymnastics 02/17/2017

Las Vegas, Nev. --- Chris Stephenson advanced to the Winter Cup Finals after his impressive performance at the preliminary session on Feb. 16. The finals will take place on Feb. 18 at 9 p.m. (CT)

Huskers Have Strong Showing at Winter Cup Prelims
Men's Gymnastics 02/16/2017

Winter Cup

Stephenson, Hymanson Will Represent NU at Winter Cup
Men's Gymnastics 02/13/2017

Chris Stephenson and Evan Hymanson of the Nebraska men’s gymnastics team have been invited to represent the Huskers at the prestigious Winter Cup in Las Vegas, Nev., and will get a shot at making the USA National Team. The competition is a two-day event and will feature 96 athletes from around the country, including 2016 Olympic Team members Chris Brooks, Jake Dalton, Sam Mikulak and Alex Naddour. Preliminary sessions will take place on Feb. 16, while the finals will be on Feb. 18. Top finishers at the finals will be selected to compete for the USA National Team.

Anton Stephenson Earns Individual Title at Pac-12 Invitational
Men's Gymnastics 02/12/2017

Berekely, Calif. --- Anton Stephenson claimed the individual event title on vault at the Pac-12 Invitational on Saturday with a season-best score of 14.75. As a team, the Nebraska men's gymnastics team placed second with a score of 408.800, which included a season-high vault score of 71.100. Stanford took first with 422.250, while Cal placed third (404.050) and Arizona State finished fourth (387.700).

Huskers Head West for Cal Quad Meet
Men's Gymnastics 02/08/2017

The No. 6/7 Nebraska men’s gymnastics team continues a series of away meets when it heads west this weekend for a quad meet against Cal, Stanford and Arizona State University on Feb. 11 in Berkeley, Calif.

Castro Earns Third Consecutive Event Title in Minnesota
Men's Gymnastics 02/04/2017

Minneapolis, Minn. --- For the third consecutive competition, junior Antonio Castro claimed an event title - this time on pommel horse with a score of 13.95 against Minnesota and the Minnesota Club Team on Saturday at Sports Pavilion. In addition, Connor Adamsick (floor) and Anton Stephenson (parallel bars) each claimed first place on their respective event. It was Adamsick's first-career event title.

NU Set for Big Ten Matchup Against Minnesota
Men's Gymnastics 02/01/2017

The No. 4/7 Nebraska men’s gymnastics team begins a long stretch of away meets this weekend when the team travels to Minneapolis, Minn., for a conference matchup against the Minnesota Golden Gophers and the Minnesota Club Team on Feb. 4. The competition will be held in Sports Pavilion and is set to begin at 2:30 p.m. The meet will also be live streamed on BTN Plus.

Stephenson Earns NCAA Gymnast of the Week
Men's Gymnastics 01/24/2017

Chris Stephenson claimed NCAA Gymnast of the Week, announced on Tuesday, becoming just the second Husker to earn the award following in the footsteps of Wyatt Aycock. Stephenson, a junior on the Nebraska men’s gymnastics team, adds this award to his Big Ten Gymnast of the Week honor that he earned on Monday.

Chris Stephenson Claims B1G Gymnast-of-the-Week Honor
Men's Gymnastics 01/23/2017

Chris Stephenson earned his first Big Ten Gymnast-of-the-Week Award, announced by the conference on Monday. Stephenson shares the weekly honor with Ohio State’s Jake Dastrup, while Favian Valdez of Penn State earned Big Ten Freshman of the

Stephenson, Castro Clinch Event Titles Against OU
Men's Gymnastics 01/21/2017

Chris Stephenson and Antonio Castro claimed individual event titles with season-high scores in the Huskers home opener against No. 1 Oklahoma on Saturday at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. Stephenson earned the floor title with 14.75, while Castro grabbed his on pommel horse with 14.80. This was the second consecutive meet that Castro claimed an event title, after the Pinecrest, Fla., native earned the vault title at the West Point Open on Jan. 14. Stephenson also won the all-around with a score of 82.95.

Huskers Add Illinois Transfer
Men's Gymnastics 01/20/2017

Nebraska men’s gymnastics Coach Chuck Chmelka announced Friday that Illinois transfer Austin Lober has joined the team as a walk-on. The Albuquerque, N.M., native has four years of eligibility left and will be able compete this season for the Huskers.