Price, Orozco nominated for U.S.O.C. monthly awards
posted on 01/07/2014

© Geoff Bolte

Jan. 7, 2014 – Elizabeth Price of Coopersburg, Pa./Parkette's Gymnastics, and John Orozco of The Bronx, N.Y./Team Hilton HHonors (U.S. Olympic Training Center) have been nominated for the U.S. Olympic Committee's December Female and Male Athletes of the Month, respectively. Fans can vote by clicking here. Voting ends Thursday, Jan. 9 at 4 p.m. ET.

Price won her second consecutive all-around title with a total score of 58.032 at the 2013 DTB World Cup, held Nov. 30 – Dec. 1 in Stuttgart, Germany. Price won the women's silver medal in the all-around at the FIG Artistic World Cup, held Dec. 7 in Glasgow, Scotland to maintain her top ranking in the overall standings.

Orozco finished fourth in the men's all-around at the 2013 Glasgow World Cup, held Dec. 7 in Glasgow, Scotland. Orozco finished with a total score of 87.031. One week earlier, Orozco placed fifth with a total score of 88.599 at the DTB World Cup, held Dec. 1 in Stuttgart, Germany.


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