Men's Gymnastics


Nick Stango
Nick Stango

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cheshire, Conn.

High School:
Cheshire

Height / Weight:
5-4 / 140

Event:
All-Around

Birthdate:
08/21/1986

Highlights
2009 CGA All-America Scholar-Athlete
2009 Academic All-Big Ten
2007 CGA All-America Scholar-Athlete
2007 Academic All-Big Ten
2004 Connecticut State Champion

Senior 2009
Competed on still rings at every meet for the Illini...placed second against Iowa (2/28) on the rings with a score of 14.400...set a career-high 15.050 on the rings at the NCAA Team Finals...Academic All-Big Ten selection...CGA All-America Scholar-Athlete.

Junior 2008
Sat the season to recover from shoulder surgery.

Sophomore 2007
Set a career-high 9.100 on rings at NCAA Qualifiers ... 2007 Academic All-Big Ten ... Finished third on rings against UIC ... Solid representative for the Illini in every meet on rings ... CGA All-America Scholar Athlete.

Freshman 2006
Competed in every meet for the Illini on rings ... Set a career-high 8.700 on rings at Iowa (3/05) ... George Huff Award winner. high school/club

High School/Club
2004 Connecticut state all-around champion ... Coached by Robin Artz ... Competed for the American Gymnastics club.

Personal
Born Nicholas Stango on August 21, 1986 ... Son of Albert and Marianna Stango ... Is majoring in aerospace engineering ... Has one brother, Chris ... Past summer jobs include coaching gymnastics.

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