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Jacob Thurber
Jacob  Thurber

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
Karns

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 146

Position:
All-Around

Birthdate:
11/01/1994

Club Team/Club Coach:
Premier Athletics/ Phil Savage and Matt Henry


02/15/2015

Men's Gymnastics Defeats Temple

The Flames used a season-high score of 409.650 to defeat the Owls

02/15/2015

Men's Gymnastics Defeats Temple

Flames record best score of the season, 409.650.

01/16/2015

Men's Gymnastics Hosts 45th Annual Windy City Invitational

Saturday meet is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m.

12/09/2014

UIC Gymnastics Concludes Annual Mixed Pairs Meet

Both squads begin regular season Friday, Jan. 9

12/04/2014

SEASON PREVIEW: Men's Gymnastics Begins Season Sunday

Flames return three seniors for the 2015 season (Brett Valin, Kyle Christiansen and Jason Gaides)

CAREER BEST
Floor Exercise: 14.400 (2/08/14)
Vault: 14.700 (1/12/14)
Parrallel Bars: 13.450 (3/02/14)

2013-14: Primarily spent his time on floor exercise, vault and parallel bars... Notched a season-best score of 14.400 in floor exercise on Feb. 8 against SUNY-Brockport... Tallied a 14.700 on vault Jan. 12 against Illinois... Scored his best on parallel bars March 2 against Air Force Academy with a 13.450... Was named ECAC Rookie of the Week Jan. 22 for his performances against Illinois Jan. 12 and at the Windy City Invitational Jan. 18

PREP AND PERSONAL: Second at 2013 Junior Olympic National Championships on floor... born November 1, 1995 in Knoxville, Tenn. ... son of Karen and Garrett Thurber... major currently undecided.

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