Honors & Awards
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Spring 2014, 2015)
- 2015 NCAA All-Around Finals Competitor
- 2015 NCAA Team Qualifier Competitor (All-Around)
- Floor Exercise - 15.30 (at NCAA Team Qualifier, April 10, 2015)
- Pommel Horse - 14.20 (vs. Army, Jan. 30, 2015)
- Still Rings - 13.40 (at NCAA Team Qualifier, April 10, 2015)
- Vault - 15.05 (vs. Iowa/Penn State/Minnesota, March 15, 2015)
- Parallel Bars - 14.50 (at Iowa/Minnesota, Feb. 14, 2015)
- High Bar - 14.150 (at Rocky Mountain Open, Jan. 16, 2016)
- All-Around - 84.700 (at NCAA Team Qualifier, April 10, 2015)
2016 (Season Outlook)
As an upperclassman with a lot of experience, Travis Gollott will be looked to for leadership in both competition and in the classroom. He had an impressive sophomore season for the Huskers, competing in all six events and posting career-best scores in each one.
Gollott also had a successful postseason making it to the individual Big Ten Championships on floor. At the NCAA Championships, he finished 14th in all-around competition.
Gollott had a breakout season in his sophomore campaign at Nebraska, making his debut as a steady all-around performer in the latter half of 2015. The Livermore, Calif., native competed in all seven regular-season meets and earned career highs in all six events throughout the course of the year.
In his second year at NU, Gollott earned a career best of 15.05 on vault in the Iowa, Penn State, Minnesota matchup March 15. He also showed strength on pommel horse, earning a 14.20 at home against Army Feb. 7. He continued to succeed into February, grabbing his career high on parallel bars with a 14.50 against Iowa and Minnesota Feb. 14.
Gollott saw a variety of successes in the postseason, making his way to the individual finals on floor at the 2015 Big Ten Championships. He overcame a fall midway through the routine to tally 13.875.
At the 2015 NCAA Championships, Gollott came out firing by qualifying to the all-around finals on April 10. There, he captured career highs on floor (15.30), rings (13.40), high bar (14.10) and in the all-around (84.700), taking 14th overall in his NCAA all-around debut.
Gollott made his collegiate gymnastics debut competing as a regular in the Husker floor, pommel horse, vault and parallel bars lineups as a freshman in 2014. Gollott competed in six regular-season meets for NU, as well as making his first appearances at the Big Ten and NCAA Championships.
A high-profile recruit for Nebraska, Gollott showed consistent growth on floor exercise, pommel horse and vault. He made his mark as a serious contender when he posted his career best on floor with a 15.15 at the Arnold Challenge in Columbus, Ohio, on March 1. He also posted a 14.00 on pommel horse at the meet.
Gollott ended his freshman season competing on floor at both the Big Ten and NCAA Championships after recovering from an ankle injury that he sustained during pre-meet practice in Norman, Okla., on March 9.
In the classroom, Gollott earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the spring of 2014.
Gollott trained at West Coast Olympic Gymnastic Academy in Pleasanton, Calif., under award-winning coach Vince Miller. Gollott finished out his notable club career by claiming the California State championship, Regional championship and Junior Olympic National championship in 2013.
Gollott graduated from Livermore High School in 2013. He was a member of the honor roll during his high school career.
The son of Rory and Lori Gollott, Travis was born on May 2, 1995 in San Jose, Calif. Travis has one sister, Amanda, and a twin brother, Ryan. Travis is majoring in criminal justice and is a two-time member of the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll. He also enjoys wake-boarding and riding his dirt bike in his spare time.