Quade now eligible for Academic All-America honors
Take a look back at the historic 2016 season
Highest team finish at the national championships since 2005
Ohio State concludes the 2016 Big Ten Championships with historic performance
Sean Melton and Alec Yoder finish 1-2 in the all-around
Photos by Walt Middleton
Photos by Jay LaPrete
Photos by Amy Sanderson, RW Sports
Photos by Christopher Shannon
The men's gymnastics team held its annual photo day for the 2014-15 season on Wednesday. Photos by Kirk Irwin.
2016 All-American (floor exercise)
2016 Team Captain
2015 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
2016 CoSIDA Academic All-District
Three-time Academic All-Big Ten selection
Two-time CGA All-American Scholar-Athlete
Four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
Floor Exercise - 15.400
Vault - 14.600
2016 (Junior Season): Earned All-America honors with a fourth-place finish on floor exercise (14.800) at the NCAA championships (April 16) ... represented Ohio State on floor exercise at the NCAA Qualifier (April 15), placing sixth ... finished sixth on floor (14.800) at the Big Ten Championships (April 1) and fifth (14.825) at the Event Finals (April 2) ... competed on floor in a tri-meet with Oklahoma and Air Force (March 7) … posted his personal best of a 15.400 on floor to earn a second place finish at the Arnold Challenge (March 1) ... equaled his personal-best score of 15.150 on floor against Penn State (Feb. 13), finishing second overall; also competed on vault for the Buckeyes ... competed on floor at both the Cal/Stanford tri meet (Jan. 24) and the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 17) ... Academic All-Big Ten and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete ... team captain.
2015 (Sophomore Season): Competed on floor at the NCAA team final (April 10) ... finished sixth on floor with a personal-best 15.150 at the NCAA qualifier (April 9); also competed on vault (14.500) ... represented Ohio State on floor exercise at the Big Ten team finals (March 27) ... competed on floor and vault (personal-best 14.600) against Oklahoma (March 14) ... led Ohio State with a fourth-place finish on floor (personal-best 14.950) against Michigan (Feb. 28) ... competed on floor and vault at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 17) ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, Academic All-Big Ten, CGA All-American Scholar-Athlete and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2014 (Freshman Season): Competed at seven meets for the Buckeyes ... earned a fifth-place finish on vault against Illinois (Jan. 26) ... Academic All-Big Ten selection and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete ... 2014 CGA All-American Scholar-Athlete.
2013 (Redshirt Season): Did not compete for the Buckeyes ... named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Trained and competed with Gymnastics World Central under coaches Yoichi Tomita and Cory Morin (2003-12) ... high school team captain (2012) ... high school Level 10 state champions (2011-12) ... competed at junior nationals (2010-12) ... state champion in the all-around (2010).
Personal: Son of Jay and Barbra Quade ... has two siblings, Kirstin and Gratianne ... plans to attend graduate school and eventually enroll in a doctorate program after completion of undergraduate studies ... enjoys hiking and swimming ... lists greatest sports thrill as attending Ohio State for gymnastics ... National Merit/Hispanic Scholar ... volunteer in various campaigns for democratic candidates ... worked in a microbiology lab at the University of Arizona during his junior year of high school ... University of Arizona National AP Scholar ... Eminence Scholar at Ohio State.
2016 Season Highlights