NORMAN, Okla. -- The University of Oklahoma men's gymnastics team will hold its annual Crimson and Cream intrasquad meet at 2 p.m. CT on Sunday at the Viersen Center. Admission is free.
Members of the 2013-14 Sooners will compete against each other on all six events, giving OU fans a sneak peek of new routines along with first looks at Allan Bower, Lee Grogan, Thao Hoang, Alex Powarzynski, Reese Rickett and Colin Van Wicklen.
OU returns seven All-Americans including Danny Berardini (parallel bars), Presten Ellsworth (vault), Ethan Jose (high bar), Kanji Oyama (floor), Michael Reid (pommel horse), Alec Robin (all-around, vault, high bar) and Michael Squires, who is also the reigning NCAA national champion on still rings.
Following the meet, fans can meet the student-athletes, who will also be available for autographs.
In addition, 2012 Olympians and 2013 World Championships silver medalists Jake Dalton and Steven Legendre will also be at the gym to meet and greet fans.
The Sooners, 2013 NCAA national runners up and defending Mountain Pacific Sports Federation champions, will begin the regular season on Jan. 11 at the Rocky Mountain Open in Colorado Springs, Colo. OU's first home meet will be Jan. 18 against Air Force at 5 p.m. at McCasland Field House. For tickets, click here.
Jacoby Rubin (out due to injury)
Colin Van Wicklen