Andrew Brower

PH, PB

Player profile

  • Hometown Old Bridge, N.J.
  • Year Graduate
  • Height 5-10
  • Last School Old Bridge

Career Honors

  • Five-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2017, 18, 19, 20, 21)
  • Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2018, 19, 20)
  • Two-time CGA First Team All-American Scholar-Athlete (18, 21)
  • 2018 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar

Personal Bests

  • Pommel – 13.600
  • Parallel bars – 14.050

As A Redshirt Senior (2021)

  • Tied his career best on the pommel horse (13.600) twice – against No. 8 Iowa and then the very next meet against No. 2 Michigan
  • Had a season best on parallel bars (13.700) at No. 3 Nebraska
  • Competed on the pommel horse (12.550) and parallel bars (13.200) at the Big Ten Championships
  • Also competed on the pommel horse (11.333) and parallel bars (12.400) at the NCAA Qualifiers

As A Redshirt Junior (2020)

  • Recorded a personal best on the parallel bars (14.050) against ASU/Cal/Stanford
  • Had a season best on pommel horse (13.500) against Michigan
  • Season ended early due to COVID-19 pandemic

As A Redshirt Sophomore (2019)

  • Academic All-Big Ten.
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete.

As A Redshirt Freshman (2018)

  • Competed on pommel at the Rocky Mountain Open.
  • Finished seventh on pommel with a career-best score of 13.600 against Penn State.
  • Recorded a pommel score of 12.950 at the Arnold Challenge.
  • Registered a pommel score of 11.300 against No. 2 Stanford.
  • Academic All-Big Ten.
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete.

As A Freshman (2017)

  • OSU Scholar-Athlete.

Prior to Ohio State

  • Attended Old Bridge High School.
  • Competed for Jonas Gymnastics from 2006-08 under Nilcolay Karamtilov.
  • Trained with USGDCII Gymnastics from 2008-16 with Genadi Shub.
  • 2016 J.O. Nationals Pommel Horse champion with a two-day score of 23.300.
  • Placed fifth overall in the all-around with a tally of 135.700.

Personal

  • Son of Natalia and Mark Brower.
  • Has one brother (Paul).
  • Animal science major with aspirations of attending veterinary school after graduation.