U.S. men set to compete at Japan Cup
posted on 06/30/2011

The U.S. sent a men’s delegation to the Japan Cup in Tokyo, Japan, and the competition is scheduled for July 2-3. The team is training in Japan and preparing for the competition. The format of the competition is a team of five gymnasts, with three gymnasts competing on each apparatus, plus an all-around event.

Members of the team include:

    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