Made the rings team as a true freshman...hopes to become a threat on multiple events.
2009: Scored his highest marks of the year on rings, his specialty event in his freshman campaign, when he earned a 14.700...scored a 14.450 on rings at the NCAA team championships.
Personal: Three-time regional team member...earned academic All-American accolades in high school...named to the Massachusetts Gym Center state championship team four times...undeclared major...parents are Catherine and Robert Salipante.
SALIPANTE'S 2009/CAREER BESTS (FIG SCORING SYSTEM)
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