Nicholas

Moore

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Floor, Horse, Vault
Height: 5'7"
Weight: 150
Year: Senior
City/State: Indianapolis, Ind.
High School: Ben Davis
Club: Sharp's Gymnastics Academy
Club Coach: Charles Dunn
Experience: 3 Letters

Bio

2003 

  • Big 12 Fall Commissioner's Honor Roll

2006 (Senior):  Landed a score of 9.10 on the vault at the Rocky Mountain Open on Jan. 13 to advance to the event finals for the first time in his career Finished second on the vault (9.25) against Iowa on Feb. 12 and set a season-high pommel horse score of 8.45 Earned his first career event title with a win on the vault (9.40) at Minnesota on Feb. 18 Continued to dominate the vault with a career-high score of 9.45 for another win against Oklahoma on March 5 Set a career-high floor score of 8.80 against Air Force on March 19 and finished third on the pommel horse (8.10) Climbed as high as seventh nationally in the GymInfo polls on the vault.

 

2005 (Junior): After spending his sophomore season as a redshirt, Moore returned to the pommel horse for Nebraska in 2005 and quickly helped the Huskers develop the best pommel squad they had seen in several seasons Steadily improved his scores on the pommel horse over the course of the year and boasted a career best mark of 8.85, which he earned against Ohio State on February 18.

 

2004 (Sophomore):  Battling injuries throughout the season, Moore only competed once during 2004, the Rocky Mountain Open Put up a 7.00 on the pommel horse at the RMO for a career high in that event.

 

2003 (Freshman): Competed in three meets in 2003, including the NCAA Championships  Participated on the floor exercise and pommel horse throughout the year Competed on the floor exercise and the pommel horse in his first collegiate meet at the Rocky Mountain Open receiving scores of 8.00 and 6.45, respectively Competed at home against Air Force on March 14, scoring a career-high 8.15 on the floor exercise   Was one of five Huskers named to the Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the Fall of 2003   Tied his career-high mark of 8.15 on the floor exercise at the NCAA Championships.

 

Prior: A graduate of Ben Davis High School, Moore competed for Coach Charles Dunn at Sharp’s Gymnastics Academy in Indianapolis, Ind.  Was the vault and floor champion at the Indiana state championships  Competed at the Junior Olympics during both his junior and senior years.

 

Personal: Nicholas is the son of Kevin and Melissa Moore of Indianapolis, Ind.  Has one brother Shawn, 23, who is a senior elite gymnast in power tumbling, and one sister, Alyssia, 20  Nick is a history major at Nebraska.

 

Moore’s Career High Scores
Event                       Score                                        Meet
Floor Exercise          8.50                       vs. Air Force, 2006
Pommel Horse         8.85                      at Ohio State, 2005
Vault                       9.45                      vs. Oklahoma, 2006

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