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Sophomore Stephen Nedoroscik had a big showing at the WInter Cup with a fourth-place finish on the pommel horse
Stephen Nedoroscik qualified for the event finals on the pommel horse at the Winter Cup
Stephen Nedoroscik and Brennan Pantazis will represent Penn State at the 2018 Winter Cup
Penn State's 417.400 is the second-best score in the nation behind only three-straight NCAA Champion Oklahoma
Friday, Feb. 8 | 6 p.m. | St. John's Arena | Columbus, Ohio
2017 Pommel Horse National Champion
2017 All-American (Pommel Horse)
|Pommel Horse||15.000||1/13/18||at West Point Open|
2017 (Freshman Year)
Became one of four freshmen and the 54th Nittany Lion to earn a National Championship as he finished first on the pommel horse at the NCAA Championships with a 14.900 … Is the 10th Nittany Lion to earn the pommel horse title and the first since Luis Vargas … Is the third freshman to capture an individual NCAA event title in the last five years and only the fourth-ever Penn State men’s gymnastics freshman to earn an individual event title … Notched four other first-place finishes on the pommel horse in his freshman season … Picked up his first victory at Springfield (1/29) with a 14.500 … Scored a 14.350 on the pommel horse at Illinois (2/3) for the victory.
Prepped at Worcester Technical High School where his trade was Electro Mechanical … Learned how to construct electrical and mechanical devices using 3D printers, Arduinos and PLC’s … Comes to Penn State as one of the best pommel horse performers in the country … Earned the gold medal at the state, regional and national meet on the pommel horse in 2015 … Was the 2015 and 2016 Junior Olympic National Champion on the pommel horse.
Full name is Stephen John Nedoroscik … Son of John and Cheryl Nedoroscik … Has two sisters, Samantha and Anastasia … Majoring in engineering.