Men's Gymnastics

Alex Nork

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mount Laurel, N.J.

High School:
Moorestown Friends School

Height:
5-7

Event:
PH, SR, PB, HB

Club:
Will-Moor School of Gymnastics

Alex  Nork

03/28/2015

Alex Johnson Wins Big Ten High Bar Championship

Buckeyes place four athletes in the high bar top five

03/27/2015

No. 9 Ohio State Takes Fifth at the Big Ten Championships

Moling placed fourth in all-around; seven Buckeyes qualify for event finals

03/14/2015

No. 8 Ohio State Falls at Top-Ranked Oklahoma

Buckeyes now prep for Big Ten championships at the end of the month

03/07/2015

No. 8 Ohio State Wins Arnold Challenge

Buckeye athletes victorious on five events, team posts season-best score of 436.250

02/28/2015

No. 8 Buckeyes Tally Season-Best 432.200 on Senior Day

Ohio State wins three individual titles and three events as a team vs. Michigan

03/09/2015

2015 Arnold Challenge

Photos by Chelsea Zoellner

03/03/2015

MGYM: 2015 Senior Day vs. Michigan

Photos by Will Shilling

Academic Achievements
2014 CGA All-American Scholar-Athlete

Personal Bests
High Bar - 15.600
Pommel Horse - 15.300
Rings - 14.850
Parallel Bars - 14.850

2015 (Senior Season): Won pommel horse with a personal-best score of 15.300 at the Arnold Challenge (March 7); also competed on parallel bars and finished third on high bar ... won high bar (15.300), earned a fourth-place finish on pommel horse and competed on parallel bars against Michigan (Feb. 28) ... runner-up on high bar at Penn State (Feb. 6); also featured on parallel bars, rings and pommel horse ... captured third place on pommel against Oklahoma and Iowa; also competed on rings, parallel bars and high bag ... won pommel horse with a score of 14.900, competed on rings, notched a fourth-place finish on parallel bars and tied for second on high bar with a score of 15.250 against Illinois (Jan. 24) ... competed on pommel horse, rings and high bar at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 17).

2014 (Junior Season):
Competed on rings, parallel and high bar at the NCAA qualifier and team finals (April 10-11) ... at the Big Ten championships competed on pommel and high bar (March 28) ... fourth on high bar with a 15.350 at the Arnold Challenge (March 1) ... earned a second-place finish on high bar with a personal-best 15.600 vs. Cal-Berkley (Feb. 14) ... second on high bar at Illinois (Jan. 26) ... 2014 CGA All-American Scholar-Athlete.

2013 (Sophomore Season):
Competed in every meet of the season ... placed fourth on pommel horse with a 14.55 against Michigan Feb. 16 ... earned a first-place finish on parallel bars (14.80) and a fifth-place finish on pommel horse with a career-high 14.75 against Illinois Feb. 23 ... scored a career-high 14.50 on rings and a career-high 14.40 on high bar to place fifth in both events against UIC March 9 ... also placed fifth on pommel horse (14.40) and parallel bars (14.05) ... led the Buckeyes on high bar at the Big Ten championships April 5 with a 14.15 ... also led the Buckeyes on parallel bars at the NCAA qualifier April 19 with a 14.10.

2012 (Freshman Season): Competed in pommel horse, parallel bars, rings and high bar for the Buckeyes ... placed ninth (14.30) on parallel bars in his first collegiate meet at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 14) ... scored a career-high 14.850 to place second on parallel bars against Oklahoma (Jan. 21) ... placed second on pommel horse against Michigan and SUNY Brockport (Feb. 18) with a 14.10 ... scored a career-high 14.700 on pommel horse against Illinois (March 2) to place third ... recorded a career-high 14.00 on rings against Stanford (March 9) ... contributed on pommel horse (13.70), rings (14.00), parallel bars (13.55) and high bar (13.65) for the Scarlet and Gray at the Big Ten championships (April 6) ... also contributed at the NCAA championships (April 19), scoring a 14.100 on pommel horse, 12.150 on rings, 12.300 on parallel bars and a 13.250 on high bar.

Prior to Ohio State: Trained and competed for the Will-Moor School of Gymnastics under coach Tyrone Elam.

Personal: Son of Larry and Beth Nork ... has two siblings, Melia and Kalea ... majoring in business ... plans to go into finance after completion of undergraduate studies ... favorite pastimes include frisbee, bicycle riding and reading ... lists greatest sports thrill as becoming an Ohio State Buckeye.

Shop for OSU Gear
buckeye vision suscribe log in Buckeye Vision
divider line