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    Nathan Torres
    Nathan Torres
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Albuquerque, N.M.

    High School:
    West Mesa

    Event:
    Rings

    Birthdate:
    04/05/1981

    Major:
    Liberal Arts & Sciences

    2000-01: Finished 13th at the NCAA Team Preliminaries with an 8.85 ... Placed 15th at the Big Ten Championships by scoring a 9.00 ... Scored a 9.05 on rings for sixth place at the Santa Barbara Invitational ... Tied his season-high of 9.15 in the home finale against Iowa ... Received a rings score of 8.50 at Stanford/Arizona State ... Recorded a season-high on 9.15 at the UCLA Invite ... Scored a 8.65 for sixth place on rings in a home meet with Illinois-Chicago ... Placed seventh on rings with an 8.95 against Ohio State ... Took seventh on rings with an 8.70 at No. 1 Michigan ... Tied for third on rings against Minnesota ... Tied for eighth on still rings (8.70) at Windy City.

    Meet        AA   FX   PH   SR   VT   PB   HB
    Windy City  --   --   --   8.70 --   --   --
    Minnesota   --   --   --   8.70 --   --   --
    @ Michigan  --   --   --   8.70 --   --   --
    Ohio State  --   --   --   8.95 --   --   --
    UIC         --   --   --   8.65 --   --   --
    @ UCLA      --   --   --   9.15 --   --   --
    @ Stan/ASU  --   --   --   8.50 --   --   --
    Iowa        --   --   --   9.15 --   --   --
    @ UCSB      --   --   --   9.05 --   --   --
    @ Big Tens  --   --   --   9.00 --   --   --
    @ NCAAs     --   --   --   8.85 --   --   --
    

    1999-2000 Competed on rings in every meet for the Illini with occasional appearances on floor and vault ? Scored a career-high 9.50 against Michigan ? Placed 15th at the NCAA Championships on rings with a score of 9.45 ? Earned 11th with a 9.45 mark at the Big Ten Championships ? Posted a 9.40 at both the Santa Barbara Invitational and vs. Penn State ? Recorded a 9.350 on rings at Ohio State ? Tied for second on rings with a 9.25 against Minnesota ? Scored a 9.0 at Iowa on floor exercies and posted an 8.70 on vault in his only performance against Penn State.

    High School: Was a New Mexico all-around state champion A junior national qualifiers and member of the region nine team Four-year honor roll student.

    Personal: Nathan Lee Torres was born on April 5, 1981 in Albuquerque, N.M. The son of David and Jo Torres Enrolled in college of liberal arts and sciences.

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