December 8, 2016

MGYM: Scarlet and Gray Intrasquad Commences 2016-17 Season


Dec. 8, 2016

Columbus, Ohio – The Buckeyes will kick off their 2016-17 season on Saturday (Dec. 10) at 2 p.m. with their annual Scarlet and Gray Intrasquad.

Ohio State enters the season ranked third in the College Gymnastics Association Preseason Coaches’ Poll. 19 athletes will suit up on Saturday and all six events will be contested. Admission is free and fans are encouraged to attend to simulate a meet-like atmosphere for the athletes.

The Buckeyes have four All-Americans returning from last year’s third-place showing at the NCAA Championships. 2016 Big Ten Gymnast of the Year and All-American, Sean Melton, will look to lead the Scarlet and Gray back to the NCAA Championships. Other All-Americans returning include Alec Yoder, Seth Delbridge and Alex Wilson.

The rosters and events schedule for each athlete are listed below. Team Scarlet will start on rings, while Team Gray will begin on the vault.


Michael Chan – Floor, High Bar

Chris Coombs – Floor, Rings

Joey Bonanno – Floor, Vault

Seth Delbridge – Floor, PH, Rings, Vault, PB, HB

Jake Dastrup – Floor, Vault, Parallel Bars

Sean Melton – Floor, Vault

David Szarvas – Pommel Horse

Robert Costea – Pommel Horse, Rings

Brandon Jacoby – Pommel Horse

Ryan Lemezis – Rings

Andrew Rickly – Parallel Bars, High Bar

Coleson Stodghill – High Bar


Paris McGee Jr. – Floor, Vault

Meyer Williams – Floor, Parallel Bars, High Bar

Jake Martin – Floor, PH, Rings, Vault, PB, HB

Tristan Burke – Floor, PH, Rings, Vault, PB, HB

Andrew Brower – PH, Rings, PB, HB

Evan Bluemel – Pommel Horse

Alec Yoder – Pommel Horse, Vault