No. 4 Cal Defeats Three Top 10 Schools at The Farm
Courtesy: Cal Athletics  
Release:  03/01/2003

March 1, 2003

The fourth-ranked California men's gymnastics team scored 216.525, defeating three Top 10 schools including No. 8 Stanford (213.000), No. 5 Michigan (211.825), No. 9 Nebraska (209.125), club team Washington (181.550), and an elite squad of three Saturday evening at Burnham Pavilion.

David Eaton claimed third in the all-around with a score of 54.250, tying his career best mark that he set last week. Eaton placed second on the pommel (9.450) and on the h-bar (9.350).

Defending parallel bar champion Cody Moore took first place on the p-bars with a 9.550. Sophomore Graham Ackerman placed first on the h-bar (9.450), second on the floor (9.400) and third on the vault (9.275).

The Bears scored a season high 35.800 on the rings.

Next, Cal travels to Los Angeles to compete in the Peter Vidmar Invitational Thursday, Mar. 6 at 7 p.m.

Team Results:
California: 216.525
Stanford: 213.000
Michigan: 211.825
Nebraska: 209.125
Washington: 181.550

Top Finishers: Floor - 1. Dan Gill (S) 9.550, 2. Graham Ackerman (C) 9.400, 3. David Durante (E) 9.150. Pommel - 1. David Durante (E) 9.750, 2. David Eaton (C) 9.450, 3. Derric Wood (N) 9.350. Rings - 1. Marshall Erwin (S) 9.750, 2. Conan Parzuchowski (M) 9.600, 3. Josh Rasile (N) 9.475. Vault - 1. Dan Gill (S) 9.475, 2. Josh Rasile (N) 9.325, 3. Graham Ackerman (C) 9.275. P. Bars - 1. Cody Moore (C) 9.550, 2. Paul O'Leary (S) 9.300, 3. Justin Toman (E) 9.150. H. Bar - 1. Graham Ackerman (C) 9.450, 2. David Eaton (C) 9.350, 3. Dan Gill (S) 9.150. All Around - 1. Dan Gill (S) 54.825, 2. David Durante (E) 54.600, 3. David Eaton (C) 54.250.