USA Gymnastics names U.S. Junior Men’s National Team
posted on 08/20/2017

ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 20, 2017 – USA Gymnastics selected the U.S. Men’s Junior National Team following the conclusion of the 2017 P&G Championships in Anaheim, Calif. Brody Malone of Cedartown, Ga./Cartersville Twisters, and Kevin Penev of Penfield, N.Y./Rochester Gymnastics Academy, will represent Team USA at the 2017 International Junior Competition in Yokohama, Japan, Sept. 17-18.

U.S. Men’s Junior National Team
Justin Ah Chow, Miami, Fla./Universal Gymnastics
Lazarus Barnhill, Houston, Texas/Cypress Academy of Gymnastics
Garrett Braunton, Cypress, Texas/Cypress Academy of Gymnastics
Brandon Briones, Gilbert, Ariz./ Aspire Kids Sports Center
John Chou, Houston, Texas/Cypress Academy of Gymnastics
Vitaliy Guimaraes, Arvada, Colo./5280 Gymnastics
Bennet Huang, Palo Alto, Calif./West Coast Olympic Gymnastics Academy
Paul Juda, Deerfield, Ill./Buffalo Grove Gymnastics Center
Riley Loos, El Dorado Hills, Calif./Technique Gymnastics
Brody Malone, Cedartown, Ga./Cartersville Twisters
Kevin Penev, Penfield, N.Y./Rochester Gymnastics Academy
Colt Walker, Cedar Park, Texas/AcroTex Gymnastics
Shane Wiskus, Spring Park, Minn./University of Minnesota
Dylan Young, Burbank, Calif./Gymnastics Olympica USA


The U.S. Men’s Team was determined by the Men’s Junior Olympic Committee based on performances at the 2017 P&G Championships.

Based in Indianapolis, USA Gymnastics is the national governing body for gymnastics in the United States. Its mission is to encourage participation and the pursuit of excellence in the sport. Its disciplines include men’s and women’s artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling, acrobatic gymnastics and Gymnastics for All (formerly known as group gymnastics). For more complete information, log on to usagym.org.