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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:47:00 EDTThe Navy gymnastics team begins its run of postseason action this weekend with the two-day USA Gymnastics Collegiate Championships. Hosted by the University of Washington at Everett Community College’s Walt Price Student Fitness Center, the team championship event will take place on Friday beginning at 5:00 p.m. ET before the competition wraps up on Saturday with the individual event finals starting at 10:00 p.m. ET. Navy will be one of seven teams vying for championship hardware in the Pacific Northwest.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:30:00 EDTThe Navy gymnastics team continued its run of collecting weekly honors from the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) as Frank Bradley (McLean, Va.) made it four straight weeks that a Midshipmen gymnast has won at least one award as the freshman was named the Corvias Rookie of the Week for his performance at Air Force on Friday night.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 10:09:00 EDTThe Navy gymnastics team concluded its regular season late Friday night with a road loss at Air Force. Competing in the Cadet West Gym, the Mids (10-9) used a lineup heavy on underclassmen and reserves versus the Falcons (10-5) with postseason action just one week away. At the completion of the meet, Air Force was victorious, 407.35-382.9.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 20:39:00 EDTLive Video | One week after notching a 404.1-396.3 upset over No. 9 Air Force at home, the No. 11 Navy gymnastics team (10-8) heads to Colorado Springs to face off with the same Falcons (9-5) club on Friday night in the back end of a home-and-home series. The two service academy rivals will face off at the Cadet West Gym beginning at 6:00 p.m. MT (8:00 p.m. ET).
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 18:44:00 EDTOn Tuesday afternoon it was announced that Jonny Tang (Sr., Malvern, Pa.) was the Collegiate Gymnastics Association National Gymnast of the Week before the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) named him the conference’s Corvias Men’s Gymnast of the Week a short time later. He was joined as an ECAC honoree with teammate Tanner West (Fr., Cypress, Texas), who was selected as the ECAC Specialist of the Week. Tang and West drew the attention of the CGA and ECAC for their respective efforts in Navy’s upset win over No. 9 Air Force on Friday night.
Sat, 11 Mar 2017 00:01:00 EDTThe Navy gymnastics team closed out the home portion of its 2017 schedule with a passionate and precise effort on Friday night in a three-team meet versus Air Force and William & Mary. After celebrating the careers of seniors Jonny Tang (Malvern, Pa.) and team captain Wyatt LaPointe (Mechanicsburg, Pa.) in a pre-meet ceremony, the Mids (10-8) came out before a loud home crowd at Macdonough Hall and defeated the Falcons (8-5) and Tribe (7-4) with a final score of 404.1. Air Force finished second with 396.3 points, while William & Mary was just 0.05 points behind the Falcons with 396.25 points. The win was the first for Navy over Air Force in a regular season meet since the 2009 All-Academy Championships.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 12:18:00 EDTLive Results | The Navy gymnastics team will close out its home slate of 2017 action on Friday night with a three-team meet at Macdonough Hall. The Mids (8-8) will play host to the Air Force Falcons (7-4) and William & Mary Tribe (7-2) in a 6 p.m. competition. The three teams will be looking to improve their standings in the NCAA rankings as the national championship selection date draws closer. Air Force currently has the ninth-best scoring average at 407.533, while Navy comes in 11th with a 404.7 mark. William & Mary is 14th at 397.383.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 18:53:00 EDTThe Navy gymnastics team was recognized on Tuesday with two individual weekly awards from the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC). The duo of Jonny Tang (Sr., Malvern, Pa.) and Tanner West (Fr., Cypress, Texas) was selected by the conference as the Corvias Men’s Gymnast and Rookie of the Week for their respective efforts on the road at William & Mary and Springfield College over the weekend.
Sun, 05 Mar 2017 21:41:00 EDTThe Navy gymnastics team had a convincing response to tough result from Friday night with a 401.9-point showing and two victories in a three-team road meet at Springfield College on Sunday. After falling on the road at William & Mary on Friday, the Mids (8-8) came out on Sunday and lead wire-to-wire with a dominant performance at Blake Arena versus Springfield and Army. The Mids' 401.9 points were 10.5 points better than the Black Knight's 391.4 and 21.4 points more than the Pride's 380.5.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 23:09:00 EDTThe Navy gymnastics team dropped a road ECAC meet on Friday night at William & Mary. Below-average results in four of its six events plagued the Mids (6-8) as they recorded just 393.5 points versus the host Tribe (7-2), who netted 394.3 points in the meet at Kaplan Arena.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 18:23:00 EDTThe Navy gymnastics team will ramp up its slate of late season action with a pair of road ECAC conference meets this weekend. Beginning on Friday at 6 p.m. at William & Mary and wrapping at Springfield College on Sunday at 1 p.m., the Mids will have two opportunities to improve their ranking in the NCAA standings as they currently hold the 11th-best scoring average of 403.817.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 13:51:00 EDTSenior all-around gymnast Jonny Tang (Malvern, Pa.) was honored late Tuesday by the ECAC as the conference's Corvias Men's Gymnast of the Week for his efforts against Penn State on Saturday. Tuesday's honor was the 10th of his decorated collegiate career.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:08:00 EDTCompeting in Annapolis in a dual meet for the first time since 2002, sixth-ranked Penn State defeated the 12th-ranked Navy gymnastics team, 409.4-399.25, on Saturday at Macdonough Hall in Annapolis, Maryland.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:31:00 EDTLive Results | One year after facing off with Penn State at the 2016 NCAA Championships, the Navy gymnastics team will welcome one of the most prominent programs in the nation to Macdonough Hall on Saturday afternoon. Beginning at 2:00 p.m., the No. 12 Mids (6-6) and Nittany Lions (8-2) will compete in a non-conference dual meet event. The matchup will be the first dual competition between the two schools in Annapolis since March 9, 2002. The programs have met intermittently since then in multi-team open or invitational events.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 19:57:00 EDTJonny Tang of the Navy gymnastics team wrapped up competing at the 2017 USA Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge on Saturday night in Las Vegas. One of 43 gymnasts from across the nation at the prestigious event, Tang was vying for a spot on the 2017 U.S. National Team. At the conclusion of Saturday's finals, Tang finished 22nd overall with a two-day total of 154.00 points.