UIC collected 397.600 points against Iowa
Meet scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. CT
Brett Valin awarded the Edward J. Saleh Memorial Award
Saturday meet is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m.
Brett Valin broke the program record on vault (15.000)
2013-14: One of UIC's main all-around competitors... Competed at the ECAC Championships in Annapolis, Md. in the All-Around... Advanced to the NCAA Championships in All-Around competition... Season-best score in the All-Around of 89.950 on Feb. 23 against Iowa... Collected seven performances in which he posted a score of at least 80.000 in the All-Around... Named ECAC Gymnast of the Week on March 12 after his performances against Air Force Academy (March 2) and Illinois (March 8)
2012-13: One of UIC's main All-Around competitors ... Advanced to the NCAA Championships in the All-Around ... Season-best score in the All-Around was a tally of 82.800 on March 3 against Air Force ... Most consistent event was on the vault, where he racked up a season-best score of 14.600 twice on the season ... Season-best score on the floor exercise was a tally of 14.550 on March 23 against Michigan ... Collected eight performances in which he posted a score of at least 80.000 in the All-Around.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated at Amos Alonzo Stagg (Ill.) ... J.O. National Qualifier ... born June 5, 1993 in Chicago, Ill. ... son of Bob Gaides and Teri Morreale ... has one brother, Dan ... currently enrolled as a Health Information Management major.