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Christopher Root
Christopher Root

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Cartersville, Ga.

High School:
Cartersville

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 155

Position:
All-Around

Birthdate:
07/28/1993

Club Team/Club Coach:
Cartersville Twisters/ Andrei Kouznetsov


02/27/2014

Men's Gymnastics To Face Air Force

The Flames will take on the Falcons Friday and Sunday

02/23/2014

Men's Gymnastics Drops To Iowa

The Flames had first place finishes on pommel horse and vault

02/22/2014

UIC Hosts No. 8 Iowa On Senior Day

Seniors to be honored at season's final home meet

02/19/2014

Christopher Root Named ECAC Rookie Of The Week

Root collects his first honor as a Flame

02/15/2014

Men's Gymnastics Finishes Second in Weekend Competition

The Flames posted a 403.550 score

CAREER BEST
Floor Exercise: 13.800 (2/23/14)
Pommel Horse: 13.350 (2/15/14)
Still Rings: 13.350 (2/08/14)
Vault: 13.800 (2/15/14)
Parallel Bars: 13.850 (2/23/14)
High Bar: 13.400 (3/22/14)
All-Around: 79.650 (2/23/14)

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.

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