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     Justin Maxwell
    Justin Maxwell


    Chicago, Ill.

    High School:
    Chicago Agricultural

    Height / Weight:
    4-9 / 170



    Club Team/Club Coach:
    Chicago Park District/ Darion Knight


    UIC Student-Athletes Go Through Commencement Services

    50 student-athletes receive bachelor's degree in spring, summer sessions

    04/22/2013 Feature Highlights Men's Gymnastics

    Courtesy of Rick Houston,


    Three Flames Advance At NCAAs

    Adamczyk will compete on pommel horse, with Hodges and Gaides in the all-around


    Men's Gymnastics Gets Set For NCAAs

    Eight members of the Flames squad will compete at the three-day competition


    Men's Gymnastics Finishes Third At ECAC Championship

    Hodges took team bests on horizontal bar and in the all-around

    2012-13: Served as a rings specialist, but also competed on the high bars, as well as the floor exercise, vault and pommel horse ... Posted a season-best score of 14.800 on March 9 against Ohio State - also recorded a season-best tally of 13.800 on the floor exercise against the Buckeyes ... Scored a season-best 13.650 on the vault against Minnesota and Nebraska on Feb. 2, and recorded the same effort on the high bars at the ECAC Championship on April 5 ... Scored a 14.000 or better on the rings 10 times throughout the season.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Product of the Chicago Park District gymnastics program ... graduated from Chicago Agricultural High School ... 2009 IHSA high bar champion ... four-time letterwinner in gymnastics at Chicago High School for Agriculture Sciences (Ill.) ... Sectional and State Champion in his senior year ... named MVP during his junior campaign ... biggest athletic thrill to date is being ECAC Conference Team in 2010 and 2011 ... born July 5, 1991 in Chicago, Ill. ... son of Nina Muhummud -Thompson and Rick Thompson ... has one brother, Caleb ... currently enrolled as an economics major.