By David F. Pendrys [Full Results from Springfield]
SPRINGFIELD, MA- The Springfield College Pride Men’s Gymnastics team scored a 404.150 on Senior Day and the visiting Navy Midshipmen picked up a 414.750 to win the meet. Navy’s Jonathan Tang scored an 83.8 to win the All Around. Springfield’s Jon Zirna posted an 82.95 and Josh Dieker had a 78.75.
Tang won Floor flipping to a 14.750. Chris Graff scored the highest for Springfield with a 14.250.
On the Pommel Horse, Zirna took first with a 14.55. Navy’s Eric Morrison had his team’s best score thanks to a 14.350.
Over on Rings, Connor Gonzales swung to a 14.700 to win first. Zirna’s 13.75 led the Pride.
Andrew Jones of Navy took first on Vault propelling himself to a 14.8. Tucker McClure flew to a 14.2 for SC’s best score.
On the Parallel Bars it was Mitchell Larios scoring a 14.4 to lead the event and Zirna scored a 14.2 for SC.
On the High Bar, Tang picked up a 14.2 to win the event. McClure’s 13.85 was the first among Springfield.
Springfield Coach Steve Posner spoke about the meet, the seniors, and the state of Men’s College Gymnastics.