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Horton, McNeill Win Twice in NCAA Finals
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Jonathan Horton (Oklahoma) and Tim McNeill (California) each won two titles in the event finals of the Men's NCAA Championships, held Saturday in University Park, Pa.

Horton, who finished second in Friday's all-around competition, placed first on floor exercise and high bar. At the 2006 NCAAs, Horton won floor exercise and rings.

McNeill successfully defended his pommel horse title from 2006, and won parallel bars, as well.

Stanford's Alex Schorsch improved on his second-place rings finish from 2006 to win that event.

On vault, Stanford's David Sender repeated his first-place vault finish from 2006, but shared it with Ohio State's Pejman Ebrahimi. Third was Ohio State's Jimmy Wickham, the 2006 silver medalist.

All-around champion Taqiy Abdullah-Simmons (Oklahoma) competed on three events. His best finished was fifth place on vault.

Horton, McNeill and Sender are members of the 2006 U.S. national team. Kevin Tan, an assistant coach at Penn State (which won the team title), is also a member of the U.S. national team.

Horton, Sender and Tan competed for the U.S. at the 2006 World Championships in Aarhus, Denmark.

Tommy Ramos, a double event medalist for Penn State, competed for Puerto Rico at the 2006 Worlds.

Parallel bars and high bar finalist Sergei Dmitriev (Minnesota) is the son of Yelena Polevaya, who was a member of the first-place Soviet women's team at the 1981 World Championships.

2007 Men's NCAA Championships
April 14, University Park, Pa.

Floor Exercise
1. Jonathan Horton (Oklahoma) 9.65
2. Adam Reichow (Minnesota) 9.55
3t. Chad Wiest (Illinois) 9.525
3t. Russell Czeschin (Oklahoma) 9.525
5. Wesley Haagensen (Illinois) 9.475
6. Cole Storer (Minnesota) 9.45
7t. Tyler Yamauchi (Illinois) 9.425
7t. Nick Virbitsky (Penn State) 9.425
9. Chris Silcox (Illinois) 8.575
10.Chris Brooks (Oklahoma) 8.300

Pommel Horse
1. Tim McNeill (California) 9.650
2. Casey Sandy (Penn State) 9.575
3t. Jacob Becker (Iowa) 9.200
3t. Chris Harper (Stanford) 9.200
5. T.J. Schmidt (Nebraska) 9.075
6. Stephen Tetrault (Nebraska) 8.975
7. Kit Beikmann (Minnesota) 8.875
8. Justin Laury (Michigan) 8.675
9. David Sender (Stanford) 8.325
10. Derek Helsby (Penn State) 7.750

Still Rings
1. Alex Schorsch (Stanford) 9.750
2. Tommy Ramos (Penn State) 9.725
3. Jonathan Horton (Oklahoma) 9.675
4t. David Sender (Stanford) 9.650
4t. D.J. Bucher (Ohio State) 9.650
5. Peter Derman (Stanford) 9.600
7t. Taqiy Abdullah-Simmons (Oklahoma) 9.550
7t. Vladi Klurman (Penn State) 9.550
9t. Andrew Elkind (Michigan) 9.450
9t. Ralph Rosso (Michigan) 9.450

Vault
1t. David Sender (Stanford) 9.300
1t. Pejman Ebrahimi (Ohio State) 9.300
3. Jimmy Wickham (Ohio State) 9.275
4. Geoff Reins (Iowa) 9.175
5. Taqiy Abdullah-Simmons (Oklahoma) 9.025
6. Adam Reichow (Minnesota) 8.975
7. David Chan (Michigan) 8.950
8. Jonathan Horton (Oklahoma) 8.900
9. Dylan Carney (Stanford) 8.700
10. Tyler Yamauchi (Illinois) 8.050

Parallel Bars
1. Tim McNeill (California) 9.725
2. D.J. Bucher (Ohio State) 9.625
3. Colin Christ (California) 9.475
4t. Andrew Elkind (Michigan) 9.450
4t. Jacob Lee (Minnesota) 9.450
5. Tommy Ramos (Penn State) 9.400
7. Willie Ito (Ohio State) 9.150
8. Kyson Bunthuwong (California) 9.000
9. Sergei Dmitriev (Minnesota) 8.925
10. T.J. Schmidt (Nebraska) 8.600

High Bar
1. Jonathan Horton (Oklahoma) 9.675
2t. Tommy Ramos (Penn State) 9.375
2t. Colin Christ (California) 9.375
4. Chris Brooks (Oklahoma) 9.300
5. Chris Silcox (Illinois) 9.200
5. Wesley Haagensen (Illinois) 9.150
7. Dylan Carney (Stanford) 9.050
8. Taqiy Abdullah-Simmons (Oklahoma) 8.925
9. Sergei Dmitriev (Minnesota) 8.575
10. Jake Bateman (Ohio State) 8.050

Read coverage of the 2007 Men's NCAA Championships in the May issue of International Gymnast magazine.

International Gymnast Magazine Related Features

2007 NCAA Preview, "Kevin Tan: Captain's Duties" - short profile (January/February 2007)
"IG Profile: Jimmy Wickham" (July/August 2006)
2006 Men's NCAA Championships coverage, Jonathan Horton on cover (May 2006)
2005 Men's NCAA Championships coverage (May 2005)
2004 Men's NCAA Championships coverage (May 2004)

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