Buckeyes post three event season-highs on pommel horse, rings and parallel bars
2011 (Redshirt Freshman Season): Did not compete for the Buckeyes.
2010 (Freshman Season): Redshirted.
Prior to Ohio State:Trained under Arkadi Andrioushenko at Lakeshore Academy ... won high bar at 2009 Region V Championships ... took second place on high bar at 2009 Illinois State Championship ... finished second on pommel horse at 2008 Illinois State Championship.
Personal: Son of Howard and Caroline Zyburt ... father played football at Northern Illinois ... has an older sister, Stephanie ... would like to continue education to become a physical therapist after undergrad ... started gymnastics at age 3 ... 2009-10 OSU roommate was teammate Blaize Monks ... first gymnast he admired was former Buckeye and current interim co-head coach Blaine Wilson ... greatest sports accomplishment to date was earning Region V high bar champion status ... nickname is Zoyberg from the TV show Futurama ... was a National Honor Society member in high school.
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