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    Josh Wilson
    Josh Wilson
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Allen, Texas

    High School:
    Allen

    Position:
    AA

    04/19/2013

    Illini Advance to NCAA Team Finals for 11th Straight Season

    Illinois will look to defend its title tomorrow night at 6 p.m. CT

    04/06/2013

    Illini Place Fifth at Big Ten Championships to End Four-Year Win Streak

    Hartville posts highest vault score in Illinois history

    03/23/2013

    #6 Illini Upended by #11 Nebraska on Senior Day, 425.40-424.25

    Phillips, Mason win their first event titles of season

    03/17/2013

    #6 Illini Edged by #8 California, 427.00-425.65

    Smurro, Peters won event titles

    03/09/2013

    #6 Illini Take Down #7 Minnesota in Match Play, 21-9

    Illinois won 21 of 30 head-to-head matchups under Spring's experimental format

    03/11/2013

    Gym Jam 2013

    Illinois fell short to Iowa 428.45-428.40.

    03/09/2013

    Illinois vs. Minnesota (Match Play)

    The Illini took down Minnesota, 21-9, in a match play meet on March 8, 2013.

    12/11/2012

    Orange & Blue Exhibition

    Blue defeated Orange in exhibition meet on Dec. 9 at Huff Hall

    Wilson's Career Highlights
    Three-time U.S. Junior National Team Member
    Junior Olympic National Champion (All-Around, 2006)

    2013 // Sophomore
    Competed in 10 meets in the vault, seven in the floor exercise and three in the high bar ... Finished second on the floor at UIC ... Posted two top-five finishes in the vault, including a runner-up performance against Iowa ... Set career bests in the vault (14.850) and the floor exercise (14.650) during the Big Ten Team Finals ... Placed second and set a career best on the high bar (14.350) against California.



    2012 // Freshman
    Competed in five meets, perfoming on vault each of the five times, floor twice and high bar once ... Competed on those three events against UIC ... Competed on vault during NCAA Team Finals, helping the Illini to their first national title since 1989 ... Big Ten Sportsmanship honoree.

    High School/Club
    Three-time U.S. National team member ... Four-time Region 3 all-around champion ... Two-time Texas all-around state champion ... Placed in the top four in the all-around on three different occasions at Junior Olympic Nationals, including a first-place finish in 2006 ... Captured the national title on vault in 2005 ... Took third in the all-around at the 2010 Houston National Invitational.

    Personal
    Offers commentary for the streamed videos of gymnastics meets.

    Wilson's Career Highs
    Floor Exercise: 14.650 (at Big Ten Championships, 4/5/13)
    Vault: 14.850 (at Big Ten Championships, 4/5/13)
    High Bar: 14.350 (at California, 3/16/13)

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