Uchimura wins fourth world title
qualified for the weekend floor exercise, high bar and parallel bar finals. In the contest for the other medals, Sam Mikulak of the U.S. made a decisive error late in his high bar routine and instead of challenging for silver he ended up
Defending champ Orozco ready to complete comeback
himself and teammate and Olympic all-around bronze medalist Danell Leyva widened. Leyva enters nationals hoping to keep Sam Mikulak and Jake Dalton from leapfrogging him to the top of the podium. Orozco enters looking to show the powers that be he
Orozco replaces Leyva at worlds
London Olympics. Leyva withdrew from the team Monday because of a shoulder injury. Orozco joins new national champion Sam Mikulak , fellow Olympian Jake Dalton, Steve Legendre, Alex Naddour and Brandon Wynn on the team for worlds, which begin
Dalton, Mikulak make strong case
Jake Dalton and Sam Mikulak impress on Day 1 of the U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials.
China grabs gold, Brits steal show in gymnastics
time. The answer, of course, was no. And the U.S. saw its hopes of a medal of any shade evaporate immediately. Sam Mikulak wobbled on floor exercise. Danell Leyva and John Orozco bobbled on pommel horse. And the U.S. spent the second
Sore foot forces world vault champ to take it easy - News | FOX Sports on MSN
McKayla Maroney's sore right foot is getting a break. Sam Mikulak 's balky left ankle is getting a workout. Both plan ..... While Maroney hung out, U.S. men's team member Sam Mikulak worked out. The 19-year-old practiced several events
'For it to finally be in my grasp is pretty nice'
Updated Jun 7, 2012 1:28 PM ET ANN ARBOR, MICH. Long before he was winning NCAA gymnastics titles, Sam Mikulak was vaulting out of his crib. Now the baby-faced 19-year-old, fresh off his sophomore year at the University of Michigan
Costly day for US men's gymnastics
pressure that bears down on every Olympian. Even they knew it. “It was definitely just a bunch of nerves,” said Sam Mikulak , whose struggle on the opening floor exercise set the tone for a dispiriting day. “We’re all so young. This is something
Is this the year US sweeps team gold?
with the fourth-best score. Jacob Dalton advanced in the floor event, Leyva and Jonathan Horton on the high bar and Sam Mikulak on the vault. “Our guys showed the world that their vision of being Olympic champions is a real possibility,” said Steve Penny, president
Horton cares about US team, not 4th-place finish
the final rotation Saturday, and Sam Mikulak was third in his first senior nationals ..... SHAKEN NOT STIRRED: Nothing fazes Sam Mikulak . Determined to make a good impression ..... Orozco, runner-up Danell Leyva, Sam Mikulak , Jonathan Horton, Chris Brooks