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Preston Gall
Preston Gall

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Columbus, Ohio

High School:
Worthington Kilbourne

Height:
5-7

Event:
AA

Club Team:
Hocking Valley Gymnastics


CAREER BESTS

Event Score Date Site/Opponent
Pommel Horse 15.250 2/25/12 at Ohio State Dual
Parallel Bars 15.050 2/23/13 Springfield College Dual

2014 (Senior Year)
Opened his senior season against Army (1/11) placing third on the parallel bars (14.550) ... Highlighted the West Point Open team finals (1/17) with a first-place finish and season best score on the parallel bars ... Took third place on the pommel horse (13.700) at the West Point Open individual finals (1/18) ... Made touches on the pommel horse and parallel bars at the Navy Open (1/25) ... Captured a second-place finish on the parallel bars (14.350) and third-place finish on the pommel horse (14.750) against Temple (2/8) ... Neared his season best on the parallel bars with a third-place finish (14.700) and first-place finish on the pommel horse (14.800) against Illinois (2/15) ... Competed on the pommel horse (14.500) and parallel bars (14.000) against Minnesota (3/1) ... Posted a score of 14.500 in the pommel horse at Puerto Rico (3/7) ... Earned two top-five finishes on the pommel horse (14.900) and parallel bars (14.200) against Michigan (3/14) ... Competed on the pommel horse and parallel bars (14.250)at the Big Ten Championships (3/21) ... Claimed two top-20 performances at the NCAA Qualifier (4/10) on the pommel horse (14.150) and parallel bars (14.450) ... Made touches on the pommel horse (14.500) and parallel bars (14.450) at the NCAA Championships in the team finals (4/11).

2013 (Junior Year)
Competed in all nine of the team's meets and at the NCAA Championships...Made touches on the pommel horse and parallel bars...Competed on the pommel horse in each meet... Earned College Gymnastics Association All-America Scholar-Athlete honors...Named Academic All-Big Ten...Ranked fourth on the team on the pommel horse and fifth on the parallel bars...Finished fourth overall on the pommel horse at the Big Ten Championships (4/6) individual finals with a score of 14.675...Posted a season-best score of 15.150 on the pommel horse to win the event in a tri-meet at Temple with William & Mary (2/16)...Scored 15.000 on the pommel horse vs. Army (1/12)...Finished second overall with a mark of 14.900 vs. Springfield College (2/23)...Set a career-best of 15.050 on the parallel bars to finish third vs. Springfield College (2/23)...Scored a 14.400 on the parallel bars at Minnesota (3/23) and 14.300 in the NCAA Qualifier (4/19).

2012 (Sophomore Year)
Competed in all nine of the team's meets and at the NCAA Championships...Made touches on the pommel horse and parallel bars...Competed on the pommel horse in each meet...Earned College Gymnastics Association All-America Scholar-Athlete honors...Named Academic All-Big Ten...Ranked third on the team on the pommel horse...Qualified for the Big Ten Championships (4/7) individual finals on the parallel bars...Scored a season-best 15.250 to finish second on the pommel horse at Ohio State (2/25)...Won the individual title on the pommel horse at Springfield College (15.100, 2/12), finished second vs. Temple (15.200, 3/24) and third vs. Minnesota (14.800, 3/17)...Set a season-best 14.700 mark on the parallel bars at the Big Ten Championships (4/7)...Finished third on the parallel bars with a score of 14.100 vs. Army (1/14).

2011 (Freshman Year)
Competed in nine of the team's 10 meets and at the NCAA Championships...Made touches on the pommel horse and the parallel bars...Ranked fifth on the team in the pommel horse...Boasted a season-best score of 14.600 on the pommel horse vs. Springfield College (2/12) to finish second in the event...Notched a score of 14.150 on the pommel horse at the NCAA Championships (4/14) qualifier...Claimed the individual title on the pommel horse with a tally of 13.700 at the West Point Open (1/15)...Posted a season-best score of 14.200 on the parallel bars s. Ohio State (2/26).

Gymnastics Background
Trained at Hocking Valley Gymnastics Center under coach Mike Serra...Five- time Junior Olympics National Qualifier...Four-time regional team member...All-American on pommel horse...Competed at VISA Championships (2008-09).

Personal
Full name is Preston Thomas Gall...Born in Columbus, Ohio on Feb. 25, 1992...Son of Thomas Gall and Kathy Wallace...Has two sisters, Sarah and Brooke.

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