Former Michigan star and NCAA champ Sam Mikulak leads the rankings after Day 1 at the Men's US Gymnastics Championships. Former Stanford standout Akash Modi is 2nd while former OU star Allan Bower is 3rd. Former Cal standout Donothan Bailey is 4th, while Ohio State's Alec Yoder is 5th. Defending champion and OU standout Yul Moldauer is 6th.
We are informed that Raegan Walker has cancelled her commitment to Kentucky for the 2019-20 season.
Emma Otsu from Airborne has committed to UC Davis. She placed 7th AA at her 2018 NorCal meet and 8th AA at regionals. She finished the season at JOs, placing 26th AA. Emma, who has dual citizenship, was named to Japan's National Team in 2017.
Alysen Fears from Wildfire has committed to Arizona. This past season she earned a 1st place finish at her state meet on floor. She won her regional meet and placed 1st on bars and floor. She was 8th AA at JOs.
San Jose State has hired Joanne Bowers as their new Head Coach. Bowers returns to coaching after 10 years at Washington. She relocated to the Bay Area, where her son Ross is the starting quarterback on Cal's football team. She is a former Michigan assistant, Kent State Assistant, Illinois State Head Coach and student-athlete at JMU.