Air Force Men's Gymnastics Takes Third In Home Meet
The Air Force men's gymnastics team hosted Michigan State and Stanford in a triangular meet Thursday evening at the Cadet Gymnasium's West Gym. Michigan State took first place with a final team score of 210.5000, followed by Stanford (205.150) and Air Force (203.700).
Top Air force finishers in Thursday's meet included C3C (So.) Aaron Jackson who took fourth in the all-around (49.800) and third on the floor exercise (8.950). C2C (Jr.) Matt Kenkel finished third on vault (8.750) and tied with C1C (Sr.) Levi Torkelson on parallel bars (8.700) for second.
The Falcons men's squad will be in action again Friday, March 16 at 7 p.m. in Berkeley, Ca. in a triangular meet with UC-Berkeley and Iowa.
Individual results were as follows:
Vault 1 Dan Gill Stanford 9.250 2 Brad Golden Mich State 9.050 3 Matt Kenkel Air Force 8.750 4 Paul O'Leary Stanford 8.700 Hi Bar 1T David Durante Stanford 9.000 1T Jamie Shepard Mich State 9.000 3 Brad Golden Mich State 8.750 4 Tom Housley Mich State 8.600 P Horse 1 Jonathan Plante Mich State 9.650 2 Russell Young Mich State 9.050 3 David Durante Stanford 8.650 4 Jamie Shepard Mich State 8.550 Floor 1 Brad Golden Mich State 9.200 2 Dan Gill Stanford 9.000 3 Aaron Jackson Air Force 8.950 4 Tom Housley Mich State 8.750 P. Bars 1 Cade Raggio Stanford 8.750 2T Levi Torkelson Air Force 8.700 2T Matt Kenkel Air Force 8.700 4 Jonathan Plante Mich State 8.650 Rings 1 Marshall Erwin Stanford 9.500 2 Marc Chiappetta Mich State 9.350 3T Brigham Taft Dorman Mich State 9.100 3T Stephen Sistare Air Force 9.100 AA 1 Jonathan Plante Mich State 52.850 2 David Durante Stanford 51.850 3 Dan Gill Stanford 50.150 4 Aaron Jackson Air Force 49.800