Buckeyes finish second to top-ranked Oklahoma in triangular meet
Freshman wins the all-around title
Johnson qualifies first overall on high bar, Moling ties for fourth on rings
Eight Buckeyes advance to team finals
Moling placed fourth in all-around; seven Buckeyes qualify for event finals
No. 3 Ohio State defeats Michigan in Ann Arbor.
Photos by Amy Sanderson, RW Sports
Photos by Chelsea Zoellner
Photos by Will Shilling
The men's gymnastics team held its annual photo day for the 2014-15 season on Wednesday. Photos by Kirk Irwin.
Vault - 15.000
Floor - 14.950
Rings - 12.900
2016 (Senior Season): Finished tied for seventh on vault (14.750) and competed on floor exercise against Michigan (Jan. 30) ... competed on floor exercise and vault at the Cal/Stanford tri meet (Jan. 24) and the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 17).
2015 (Junior Season): Represented the Buckeyes on vault (14.750) at the NCAA team final (April 10) ... competed on floor and tied for 12th on vault at the NCAA qualifier ... led OSU with a 14.700 on floor exercise at the Big Ten team finals (March 27); also competed on vault ... top finisher for the Buckeyes on floor against Oklahoma (March 14); also competed on vault ... earned a third-place finish on floor and notched a fourth-place finish on vault at the Arnold Classic Challenge (March 7) ... competed on floor and earned a third-place finish on vault with a personal-best 15.000 against Michigan (Feb. 28) ... featured on floor and vault at Penn State (Feb. 6) ... represented OSU on floor exercise at the Oklahoma/Iowa tri-meet ... competed on floor and earned a fourth place finish on vault against Illinois (Jan. 24)...placed third on floor with a score of 14.700 and competed on vault at the Windy City Inviational (Jan. 17).
2014 (Redshirt Season): Did not compete for the Buckeyes.
2013 (Sophomore Season): Competed in every meet of the season for the Buckeyes ... earned a career-high 14.850 on vault to finish sixth on the event against Michigan Feb. 16 ... placed third on vault with a 14.800 against Illinois Feb. 23 ... scored a 14.600 on vault to place fourth against UIC March 9 ... posted a career-high 14.950 on floor exercise at the Big Ten championships April 5.
2012 (Freshman Season): Competed on floor exercise, vault and rings throughout the season for the Scarlet and Gray ... set a career-high 14.700 on floor exercise and vault against Minnesota and Oklahoma (March 24) ... set a career-high 12.900 on rings at the Big Ten championships (April 6) while also competing on floor exercise (14.000) and vault (14.300) ... contributed on floor exercise (14.350), vault (14.600) and rings (12.550) at the NCAA championships (April 19).
Prior to Ohio State: Trained and competed for Gymnastics and More under coach Dimitar "Mitko" Lountchev ... six-time Junior Olympic national qualifier ... four-time regional member ... placed 38th at the Junior Olympic Nationals in the all-around (2011) ... finished second in the all-around at the BlackJack Invitational (2011) in Las Vegas, Nev.
Personal: Son of Marc and Jayne Teal ... has one sibling, Marc ... majoring in economics ... favorite pastimes include playing the drums and snowboarding ... lists greatest sports thrill as the energy of the team during the NCAA championships.