Honors & Awards
- NCAA Team Qualifier Competitor (2013)
- First-Team CGA All-America Scholar-Athlete (2013)
- Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2014)
- Academic All-Big Ten (2014)
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2012, 2013; Spring 2013, 2014)
- Floor Exercise - 14.45 (at Rocky Mountain Open, Jan. 11, 2014)
- Pommel Horse - 15.30 (at NCAA Team Qualifiers, April 10, 2014)
- High Bar - 13.80 (at Rocky Mountain Open, Jan. 11, 2014)
Ethan Lottman continued on to his second season with the Huskers, making his mark as a vital member of the pommel horse lineup. The Nebraska native also competed numerous times on floor exercise and high bar.
The sophomore beat his personal best scores on all three events he competed. He earned two new best scores - floor exercise (14.45) and high bar (13.80) - at the season opener in Colorado Springs, Colo., on January 11.
Lottman continued to improve his pommel horse scores throughout the season, earning his highest score at the NCAA Team Qualifiers in Ann Arbor, Mich. on April 10. His 15.30 performance earned him a spot into the NCAA Semifinals for a second year in a row.
Lottman was also a star in the classroom, claiming a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar award, while being named academic All-Big Ten. He also earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters of 2013-14.
Lottman started off his collegiate career as a regular member of the pommel horse lineup, competing at every meet of the season for the Huskers. He started off the season at the Rocky Mountain Open on January 12 with an impressive 14.70 on the event, setting his personal best early in the year.
Lottman also attended both the Big Ten Championships and NCAA National Championships with Nebraska as part of the pommel horse team. The freshman qualified for the individual semi-finals in State College, Penn., with a 14.50, the best score on the event for the Huskers.
The Gretna, Neb., native also competed on floor exercise once at home against UIC.
Lottman was a first-team CGA All-America Scholar-Athlete in 2013 and claimed spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters of 2013-14.
Lottman finished fourth in the all-around at the 2011 Region IV Championships. He finished first in the pommel horse with a score of 14.70.
Lottman graduated from Gretna High School in 2012. He claimed Scholastic All-America honors from USA Gymnastics in 2011, and he was a member of Gretna’s National Honor Society chapter.
Lottman trained at Cahoy’s Gymnastics Training Center in Omaha, Neb., under Phil Cahoy, a former NU assistant coach and All-American.
The son of Teague and Rhonda Lottman, Ethan was born on April 18, 1994 in Aurora, Neb. Ethan has one sister, Sophie. Ethan is majoring in art and earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters of 2012-13 and 2013-14. He was a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and claimed academic All-Big Ten honors in 2014. He was also a first-team CGA All-America Scholar-Athlete in 2013.