Elliott Hardy
Elliott  Hardy


Plano, Texas

High School:
Plano Senior High





Seven Buckeyes Advance in 2012 NCAA Championships

Kris Done claims high bar title in first qualifying session with 15.05


No. 5 Buckeyes Post 347.400 on Senior Night

Senior Ty Echard notches school record 15.9 on pommel horse


No. 5 Buckeyes Host No. 4 Stanford on Senior Night

Buckeyes will honor their five seniors prior to competition Friday

Ohio State Career: Co-captain of the 2011 Buckeye squad.

2011 (Junior Season): Named co-captain for the 2011 campaign ... competed for the Buckeyes in the regular season home finale vs. Illinois and Nebraska in Columbus (March 12).

2010 (Sophomore Season): Competed in four regular-season meets: Nebraska/UIC/Air Force (Feb. 21), Penn State (Feb. 27), California (March 6) and Oklahoma (March 13) ... notched a career-high 15.75 on vault for a team-best score vs. Oklahoma (March 13) in Columbus ... also recorded a career-high on floor with a 14.1 ledger in the win vs. Penn State (Feb. 27) at St. John Arena.

2009 (Freshman Season): Redshirted.

Prior to Ohio State: Member of the U.S. National Development team ... helped WOGA to national club championship in 2005 and '06 ... four-time Academic All-American selection.

Personal: Son of Doug and Linda Hardy ... has an older sister, Starr, and two older brothers, DJ and Thomas ... nickname is Eli ... 2008-09 roommate is Buckeye teammate and former club teammate, Philip Onorato...started gymnastics at age 8 ... first admired gymnast Jordan Jovtchev ... coached at WOGA by Pavel Sdvosky ... enjoys fly fishing, soccer and being with his family ... chose Ohio State because "It has a great group of guys and great coaches" ...involved in volunteer work.