Kanji Oyama
Position: All-Around
Bats: S
Height: 5'6"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Huntington Beach, Calif.
High School: Marina HS
Club: SCATS Gymnastics
Career Highs
15.450 14.800 14.700 88.550

MPSF Vault Champion after scoring 15.300 at the conference championship … competed on floor at NCAA event finals, finishing ninth … set a career high 15.550 at the NCAA Final on floor, taking second … won seven individual titles, including one all-around, three floor, two vault and one parallel bars … earned career high scores of 14.300 on pommel horse, 14.800 on parallel bars, 14.700 on high bar and 88.550 in the all-around vs. Air Force … scored career high 15.200 on still rings at the MPSF Championships.

Summer 2013
Qualified for the US Championships after finishing 10th at the US Qualifiers, including fourth in the all-around.

Earned his first career All-American honors on floor with a 14.700 and a sixth-place finish in the event finals at the NCAA Championship … Posted a career high 15.250 on floor on Jan. 19 at the Stanford Open and again in the team finals of the NCAA Championship … Scored a career best 14.700 on vault and 13.900 on pommel horse in his collegiate debut at the Rocky Mountain Open on Jan. 12 … Notched a 14.100 on still rings for a career high on Jan. 25 at the Metroplex Challenge … Competed in nine of OU’s 12 meets in 2013, on floor all nine times and on vault six times.

High School/Club
Trained at SCATS Gymnastics ... Graduated from Marina High School ... Was vault and parallel champion at Regionals in 2012 where he also finished 3rd in all-around ... Finished 10th in the all-around at the 2010 Nationals.

Originally from Japan ... Speaks fluent Japanese ... Has two brothers and a sister ... majoring in health and exercise science.

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