Allan Bower
Position: All-Around
Height: 5'8"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Chandler, Ariz.
High School: Basha HS
Club: Xtreem Gymnastics
Career Highs

Has competed in four meets, performing on all six events ... captured a parallel bar title against No. 5 Michigan (15.200)...placed first in the all-around against No.9 Iowa (8.500)...placed third in the all-around at No. 2 Stanford with a score of 87.700, while setting a career-high on floor exercise (15.250)...claimed two titles at the Rocky Mountain Open, winning the vault (15.150) and parallel bars (14.950) events.

Summer 2014
Placed 13th in the all-around competition at the P&G Championships with a two-day score of 171.600 ... finished eighth in the pommel horse (28.000) and high bar (29.300) at the championships.

Competed in every meet … competed in the all-around at the Rocky Mountain Open, Metroplex Challenge and vs. Nebraska, winning the all-around at the latter two meets … also took pommel horse title vs. Nebraska … scored career highs of 14.850 on floor, 14.750 on still rings and 87.800 in all-around at Metroplex … scored career highs of 14.700 on pommel horse and 15.000 on vault vs. Stanford … tied pommel horse high at NCAA Finals … also competed on parallel bars at the NCAA Championships … scored career high 15.350 on parallel bars at Rocky Mountain and 14.950 on high bar vs. Nebraska … awarded the Jay Myers Award by the Oklahoma athletics department as a freshman who combines excellence in scholarship and athletics.

Club/High School
Six-time U.S. Junior National Team member ... Second on parallel bars, third on pommel and seventh in the all-around in the junior division at the 2013 P&G Championships ... sixth in the all-around and fourth on still rings at the 2013 Junior Olympic Championships ... third on pommel and sixth in the all-around in the junior division at the 2012 Visa Championships ... fifth on pommel and seventh in all-around and on floor and parallel bars at the 2011 Visa Championships ... ninth in the all-around in the Level 10 division at the 2011 Junior Olympic Championships ... first in the all-around in Level 9 at the 2009 Junior Olympic Championships.

Parents are David and Jane Bower ... mother was the 1990 Big 8 champion in the all-around at Nebraska ... has participated in gymnastics since he was two years old ... majoring in pre-physical therapy.

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