Corbin Palmer
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    Corbin Palmer

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Frisco, Texas

    High School:
    Centennial

    Height:
    5-9

    Event:
    AA

    Club:
    World Olympic

    SOPHOMORE YEAR | 2013: Saw action during 12 team competitions...accounted for the ninth-best floor exercise score in Academy history (career-best 14.900) to place fourth in the regular-season finale with Washington...also tallied a personal-best 14.400 to take fourth on the vault at that meet...competed on the parallel bars and high bar during seven of the first eight meets...scored a career-best 14.400 on the parallel bars at Oklahoma...tallied a season-best 13.800 on the high bar at Illinois-Chicago...competed on the pommel horse during five meets...scored a personal-best 13.700 at the All-Academy Championships...recorded a career-best 13.800 in still rings season debut against Temple.

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2012: Earned the team's Most Valuable Gymnast award...USAG All-American on the floor exercise and parallel bars...finished second on both events...competed on the pommel horse, vault and high bar during every team competition...scored a career-high 13.700 on the pommel horse in the dual meet with Minnesota...that mark is ranked 19th on the program's all-time list...recorded a career-best 14.400 to win the vault title at Army...that score is tied for fifth on the team's all-time list...matched that score on the high bar to finish second at Nebraska...that mark (career-best) is ranked seventh all-time...competed on the floor exercise during the final 12 meets...scored a career-best 14.500 to pace the Falcons at Oklahoma (eighth-place finish)...that score is ranked 15th on the program's all-time list...participated on the parallel bars in 11 meets...posted a career-high 14.350 to lead Air Force on that event at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships...that mark is tied for 11th on the program's all-time list.

    HIGH SCHOOL | CLUB TEAM: Centennial High School...competed at the club level for World Olympic Gymnastics Academy...coached by Sergei Pakanich.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Corbin Dodd Palmer...son of Tony and Kelly Palmer...has one older brother, Colton, and one younger brother, Conner...majoring in behavioral science (human factors)...served as Military Training Events NCO...attended the Academy's Prep School...hobbies include wakeboarding and camping...Eagle Scout...served as cadre for Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training (ESET) over the summer...favorite event is the high bar, because "the release moves and skills are the most fun out of all the events. I love to fly high"...member of Cadet Squadron 05.

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