Alexei

Vernyi

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VT, FX
Height: 5'4"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Cypress, Texas
High School: Cy-Fair Senior HS
Club: Cypress Academy of Gymnastics

Bio

 
FX
PH
SR
V
PB
HB
AA
Career Highs
14.400 9.800 13.600
14.700
13.500
14.050
75.950

2019

Competed in nine of 11 meets for the Sooners as a sophomore … Scored above a 14.000 on vault in eight of the nine meets he competed in 2019 … Put up a solid 14.366 on vault at the NCAA prelims, also a 13.066 on high bar in the preliminary round … Set a career high on floor exercise in the regular season finale at Cal, scoring a 14.400, also recorded a 14.600 at the meet on vault … Recorded a career-high 14.050 on high bar at Navy … Won the vault title at Iowa with a 14.650 … Tallied two career highs in the home opener versus Air Force and Arizona State with a 14.700 on vault and 13.600 on still rings … Competed at Winter Cup in February, scoring a 77.200 in the all-around, highlighted by a 14.400 on vault.

 

2018

Finished 18th in the all-around at the 2018 U.S. Championships, posting a two-day total of 157.80...Competed in seven meets for OU... Made his Sooner debut against Michigan with a 13.200 on floor and a 13.900 on vault... Registered season highs with 14.000 on vault against Iowa and a 14.250 on floor against Navy... earned his first career event title at Illinois with a 14.150 on floor.

High School/Club

Coached by Tom Meadows and Igor Verayi... finished first on floor and second on parallel bars at the P&G Championships in 2015... was a member of the USA Junior National Team from 2015-2017.

Personal

Parents are Marina Vernaya and Igor Vernyi... one of two siblings... majoring in Business.

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Journey To a Legacy
2019 Season Recap
Sooners Finish Runner-Up