USA Gymnastics announces summer international assignments for men's gymnastics
posted on 06/10/2011

© John Cheng

INDIANAPOLIS, June 10, 2011 Acaa Thirteen members of the U.S. Men's National Team will compete in three international events this summer: Japan Cup, Tokyo, July 2-3; Puerto Rico Cup, San Juan, July 8-10; and Korean Cup, Goyang, July 9-10. The international assignments were made by the Men's Program Committee of USA Gymnastics.

Japan Cup, Tokyo: July 2-3
Format: team (five-man team, with three gymnasts competing on each apparatus), July 2; all-around, July 3.

    Jonathan Horton, Houston/Team Hilton HHonors
    Steven Legendre, Flower Mound, Texas, Team Hilton HHonors
    Danell Leyva, Miami, Team Hilton HHonors
    Alexander Naddour, Gilbert, Ariz., University of Oklahoma
    John Orozco, Bronx, N.Y., U.S. Olympic Training Center/Colorado Springs, Colo.
    Coaches: Mark Williams of the University of Oklahoma and Tom Meadows of Cypress Academy
Puerto Rico Cup: San Juan, July 8-10
Format: team (six-man team, five compete on each apparatus and top four scores count) and all-around, July 8; individual events, July 9-10
    Dylan Akers, Houston, Cypress Academy
    Adrian de los Angeles, Long Beach, Calif., SCATS HB
    Andrew Elkind, Cherry Hill, N.J., U.S. Olympic Training Center Acaa Colorado Springs
    Sam Mikulak, Newport Coast, Calif., University of Michigan
    Tyler Mizoguichi, Houston, University of Illinois
    Brandon Wynn, Voorhees, N.J., Team Hilton HHonors
    Coaches: Justin Spring of the University of Illinois and Grigor Chalikyan of SCATS HB
Korean Cup: Goyang, July 9-10 Format: individual event competition
    Sean Melton, Orlando, Fla., Orlando Metro
    Jesse Silverstein, Suffern, N.Y., Team Hilton HHonors
    Coach: Casimiro Suarez of Orlando Metro