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Bobby Solomon
Bobby Solomon

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Long Grove, Ill.

High School:
Stevenson

Position:
All-Around

Club Team/Club Coach:
Buffalo Grove Gymnastics Academy/Mike Bush


2009: Logged a season best score of 15.150 on vault in a meet at Michigan Feb. 7, good for third place in the event.
2008: Saw action in six meets during the season...took fourth-place on the vault with a 15.10 against Minnesota on Feb. 16...placed third and scored a season-best 14.60 on the floor exercise versus Air Force on March 9...third-place finish on the vault with a 15.05 at the New England Invitational on March 22...placed fourth with teammate Jeffrey Bill on the vault (15.40) at the ECAC Team Championships on April 4...tallied a 15.20 on the vault at the NCAA Championship Qualifiers on April 17. 2007: Competed in eight of ten meets as a sophomore...second-place medallist on floor exercise at the at the ECAC Championships on March 28...one of the Flames' top vaulters, scoring a season-best 8.45 at the NCAA Championship Qualifiers on April 12. 2006: One of team's leading vaulters as a freshman...saw action in ten of eleven meets...led team and took third-place on vault with a 9.20 against Iowa on Jan. 21...a week later, won the vault title (9.10) verses Minnesota on Jan. 28...placed second on vault scoring an 9.05 against Temple on March 5...took second-place on vault (8.85) against Air Force on March 10...two days later, achieved second-place once again scoring an 8.95 on vault verses the Falcons...placed ninth overall on vault at the ECAC Team Championships on March 24. Prep/Personal: Four-year letterwinner as an all-arounder at Stevenson...part of three state team titles with the Patriots...all-state three years in a row...2005 state champion on the horizontal bar...2005 co-champion on the parallel bars...competed for Buffalo Grove Gymnastics...three-time J.O. national qualifier...helped Buffalo Grove take third place at J.O. Nationals...born Aug. 2, 1987...son of Robert and Christine Solomon...majoring in economics. Career Bests

Floor 14.600 03-09-08 vs. Air Force
Pommel Horse 12.500 03-09-08 vs. Air Force
Vault 15.400 04-04-08 at ECAC Team Championships
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