Men's Gymnastics

Danny Steiner

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Mesa, Ariz.

High School:
Red Mountain High School

Height:
5-7

Position:
AA

Club:
USA Flairs

Danny Steiner

04/23/2013

Athletics Good Stuff

April 16 - 22, 2013

04/21/2013

Michael Newburger Claims 2013 NCAA Pommel Horse Title

Newburger, Steiner and Treleaven earn All-America honors

04/21/2013

Michael Newburger Claims 2013 NCAA Pommel Horse Title

Newburger, Steiner and Treleaven earn All-America honors

04/21/2013

Three Buckeyes Advance to NCAA Individual Event Finals

Newburger, Steiner and Treleaven compete Sunday at 2 p.m. ET

04/19/2013

Five Buckeyes Advance at 2013 NCAA Championships

Redshirt sophomore Jeff Treleaven claims first place on vault in second qualifying session

2013 (Sophomore Season): Competed in every meet of the season ... scored a career-high and program record-tying 15.75 on floor exercise to lead the team at the Metroplex Challenge ... posted a career-high 14.90 on vault to finish fourth against Michigan Feb. 16 ... scored a 15.50 on floor exercise against Illinois (Feb. 23) to place second ... notched a 15.70 on floor exercise, a 14.90 on vault and a 14.45 on parallel bars to place first, second and third, respectively, against UIC March 9 ... placed fifth on floor exercise (15.00) at Oklahoma March 23 ... tied for eighth on floor exercise (15.05) at the Big Ten Championships April 5 to advance to the Big Ten Individual Event Finals April 6 where he placed second with a 15.475 ... placed fifth on floor exercise at the NCAA Qualifier (April 19) with a 15.00, tied for sixth on the event at the NCAA Team Finals (April 20) with a 15.20 and finished seventh overall with a 14.65 at the NCAA Individual Event Finals (April 21) ... earned second career All-America honor ... named Second Team All-Big Ten ... earned Academic All-Big Ten and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honors.

2012 (Freshman Season): Competed in every meet of the season for the Buckeyes ... tied for second place on floor exercise (15.30) in his first collegiate meet at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 14) ... followed that performance with a fifth-place showing on floor (15.000) against Oklahoma Jan. 21 and a fifth-place tie on vault (14.600) ... tied for first on floor with a 14.90 against Michigan and SUNY Brockport (Feb. 18) ... also tied for fourth on vault with a 14.70 ... set a career-high on parallel bars Feb. 25 against Penn State with a 14.250 ... set a career-high 14.800 on vault against Illinois (March 2) ... placed third on floor (15.25) and fifth on vault (14.55) against Stanford March 9 ... set a career-high 15.40 on floor against Minnesota and Oklahoma (March 24), placing second ... qualified for the floor exercise event finals at the Big Ten Championships (April 7), finishing fifth with a 15.10 ... qualified for the event finals at the NCAA Championships (April 21), tying for sixth with a 15.05 to earn first career All-American honors.

Prior to Ohio State: Trained and competed for USA Flairs under coach Paris Bland ... two-time state champion in 2009 and 2011 ... claimed state titles in all-around, pommel horse, rings, vault and high bar events in 2011.

Personal: Son of Mike Steiner and Sheila Ainlay ... has one sibling, Katie ... plans to become an airline pilot after completion of undergraduate studies ... hobbies including spending time with friends and driving ... lists greatest sports thrill as becoming an All-American at Ohio State (2012).

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