Feb. 6, 2005

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Buckeyes Ronald Ferris and Randy Monahan concluded individual event competition at the Winter Cup Challenge Saturday evening at the Las Vegas Sports Center Arena in Las Vegas.

Ferris (Jr., Austintown, Ohio/Ohio Gym. Institute) and Monahan (Sr., Elizabethtown, Pa., Central Pa. Academy of Gym.) qualified for the event finals after finishing in the Top 8 in their respective disciplines Friday night. On high bar Ferris scored a 9.1 to finish second and tallied an 8.65 on pommel horse for fourth-place. Senior co-captain Monahan notched an 8.85 on rings for eighth-place and an 8.475 on high bar to finish sixth.

Complete meet results and newly named members to the U.S. National Team are available on

The No. 1 Ohio State men’s gymnastics team will be back in action when it faces California and Stanford at 7 p.m. Feb. 12 at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif.