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Gophers women’s gymnastics stars Ramler, Loper returning for 2022 season

Michael Lyne
June 8, 2021
The Gophers will now have all three of their 2021 All-Big Ten athletes next year in Ramler, Loper and Hooten.
Head Coach Mike Burns, left sits with incoming freshmen Donte McKinney, middle and Crew Bold during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16.

What’s in store for the future of Gophers men’s gymnastics

Michael Lyne
May 8, 2021
Gophers coach Mike Burns will create a competitive Minnesota collegiate program through GymACT.
Lexy Ramler leaps in her floor exercise at the Big Ten Women's Gymnastics Championships at Maturi Pavillion on Saturday, March 20. Ramler won the individual titles for uneven parallel bars and beam, won the individual all-around title, was named Big Ten Gymnast of the Year and contributed to the team's win of 2021 Big Ten Championship title.

Gophers women’s gymnastics star Lexy Ramler wins the prestigious AAI Award

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
April 23, 2021
Ramler is the second Gopher to win the award in program history along with Lindsay Mable, who received the honor in 2016.
Senior Gymnast Shane Wiskus does his routine on the vault at Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, March 6. The Gophers won against Penn State.

Gophers men’s gymnastics takes fifth in NCAA championships

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
April 19, 2021
Gophers senior Shane Wiskus became the first Gopher since 2002 to win multiple individual titles at the same NCAA championship.
Ona Loper performs her balance beam routine at the Big Ten Women's Gymnastics Championships at Maturi Pavillion on Saturday, March 20.

Gophers women’s gymnastics finishes fourth in NCAA semifinals, signaling the end of season

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
April 18, 2021
Senior Ona Loper had a career night, achieving a new career-high total of 39.6375 in the all-around.
Ona Loper performs her floor routine at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. The Gophers defeated the Michigan State Spartans 196.075 to 194.925.

Gophers women’s gymnastics shines in Athens, advances to NCAA National Championship

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
April 6, 2021
The Gophers are heading to the NCAA National Championship for the first time since 2016.
Shane Wiskus performs on the rings during the meet against against the Fighting Illini at the Maturi Pavilion on Friday, Jan. 24.

Gophers men’s gymnastics takes sixth at Big Ten Championships

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
April 5, 2021
Senior Shane Wiskus was named the Big Ten Gymnast of the Championships.
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‘It felt like I put my hands in snow’: Matt Sullivan’s improbable return to competition for Gophers men’s gymnastics

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
March 31, 2021
Sullivan had anterior ulnar nerve transposition surgeries on both of his elbows over winter.
Shane Wiskus competes in the pommel horse at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.

Gophers men’s gymnastics falls short of comeback against Illinois

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
March 25, 2021
Sophomore Crew Bold competed in the all-around and earned two individual event titles.