Greg Stine Invited to Prestigious Winter Cup Challenge
"I am thrilled that Greg has been invited to the U.S. Winter nationals," Air Force head coach Kip Simons said. "Greg has set the standard for this team and his qualification signals a new beginning for what our coaching staff has planned for the future of Air Force gymnastics."
Stine returned to the program this fall, following a two-year absence to complete his Mormon mission in
He is the second all-around competitor from Air Force to compete at the Winter Cup Challenge in the past three years, as former Falcon Jeff Andersen participated at the 2004 meet. In addition, All-American Joel Miller qualified to compete at the 1992 challenge on the still rings.
The Winter Cup Challenge will be divided up into two days, with all competitions being held at the Sports Center Arena in
"As an Olympian, I know how difficult this competition is," assistant coach and seven-time Winter Cup Challenge participant Brett McClure commented. "I am honored Greg qualified and has earned the right to compete in this prestigious competition."