Meet scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. CT
Flames return three seniors for the 2015 season (Brett Valin, Kyle Christiansen and Jason Gaides)
The Flames will take on the Falcons Friday and Sunday
The Flames had first place finishes on pommel horse and vault
Seniors to be honored at season's final home meet
2014-2015: Root competed for the Flames in three meets this season…he recorded a career best score of 13.700 on floor exercise at the Windy City Invitational at the UIC Pavilion…he also collected a career high score on rings (13.700) at the ECAC Championships on March 27.
2013-14: Primarily spent his time in floor exercise and on the pommel horse, but also competed in All-Around competition... Tallied a season-best score of 13.800 in floor exercise and 13.850 on parallel bars on Feb. 23 against Iowa... Tallied a 13.350 on pommel horse and 13.800 on vault at Feb. 15 at Temple...Notched a season-best score of 13.350 on rings Feb. 8 at SUNY-Brockport... Achieved a 13.400 at Michigan March 22... Scored a season-best score of 79.650 in All-Around... Was named ECAC Rookie of the Week on Feb. 19 for his performance against Temple on Feb. 15
PREP AND PERSONAL: Three time State Champion... two time Regional Champion... 38th in Nation... born July 28, 1993 in Cartersville Ga. ...son of Sarah Agan and Jack Root... currently enrolled as a Criminology, Law & Justice major.