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    Ross Bradley
    Ross Bradley
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Naperville, Ill.

    High School:
    Naperville North

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 175

    Position:
    All-Around

    Birthdate:
    03/13/1986

    02/28/2008

    Men's Gymnastics vs. Penn State

    Men's Gymnastics vs. Penn State

    Highlights
    2008 All-American High Bar
    2006 All-American HIgh Bar

    Senior 2009
    Won the high bar title with a score of 14.700 versus Iowa (2/28)...claimed second place against UIC (3/7) with a career-best mark of 14.850...tallied five top-three finishes on the high bar throughout the season...Academic All-Big Ten.

    Redshirt Junior 2008
    NCAA All-American with a fifth-place finish on high bar ... Appeared in every meet for the Illini on high bar and pommel horse ... Set career high marks at the NCAA Team Finals on pommel horse with a score of 13.850 and high bars, scoring 14.750 to help the Illini win team bronze.

    Medical Redshirt 2007
    Sat out the season to recover from shoulder surgery.

    Sophomore 2006
    2006 NCAA All-American with an eighth-place finish on high bar ... Named the team's Most Improved Gymnast ... Had three top-three finishes on high bar ... Appeared in every meet for the Illini on high bar ... Notched a career-high 9.600 on high bar at Iowa (3/5) ... Earned first event title at the Iowa and Michigan tri-meet (2/18), scoring a 9.300 on high bar.

    Freshman 2005
    Appeared in every meet for the Illini on floor, vault and high bar ... Won his first collegiate event title on high bar with a season-high 9.350 against Temple ... Set a career-high 9.250 on the floor at NCAA Qualifying ... Placed fourth on vault against Illinois-Chicago with a career-high 9.225 ... Debuted on both pommel horse and parallel bars against Illinois-Chicago, notching scores of 8.150 and 8.500, respectively.

    High School/Club
    At the 2004 state championships, finished first on the pommel horse, vault, high bar and the all-around, second on still rings and third on floor ... Finished first on the high bar and second on pommel horse, floor exercise and in the all-around at the 2004 Region 5 Championships ... Competed only one year in high school gymnastics, earning a varsity letter that year ... Helped Naperville North to its first state gymnastics championship as a freshman ... Competed for Premier Gymnastics club.

    Personal
    Born Ross Edward Bradley on March 13, 1986 ... Son of Steve and Peggy Bradley ... Hobbies include Frisbee and drawing ... Favorite athlete is Jason Gatson, because he never gave up hope ... Names his dad as the most influential person in his career because of his continued support.

    Bradley's Career Highs
    Pommel Horse - 13.850 at NCAA Team Finals April 18, 2008
    High Bar - 14.850 vs. UIC March 7, 2009

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