Natalie Vaculik, Caroline Bradford and Jasmine Arnold were dismissed from the team at the end of last season. They were invited back by the new coaching staff. Bradford declined the offer and decided to retire.
Brandon Ngai, Chandler Eggelston and volunteer assistant coach Jordan Valez has qualified to the P&Gs.
A variety of men with ties to NCAA programs competed in the final qualifier for the 2017 P&G (US) Championships. Marvin Kimble won the senior division, with Minnesota incoming frosh Shane Wiskus 2nd.
Link: Results and Qualifiers
OU men's qualified one current team member and two graduated team members to the P&G Championships: Matt Wenske, Alex Powarzynski and Michael Reid
Dockendorf-Ruggiero was a Canadian National Team member, a UW team member and a coach at Seattle Pacific. At Utah, she will act as the team's choreographer.
Vote for Florida's Alex McMurtry (winner for Women's Gymnastics) as she goes up against 9 others Sports Winners for the NCAA Elite 90 Award "Fan Favorite" contest. Voting starts at 10 am ET on Wednesday.
PSU's Noah Roberson (winner for Men's Gymnastics) did not advance past the Semi-Finals.
WVU has hired Shea Anderson as an assistant. She had been a volunteer assistant and part-time professor at EMU. She was also coaching at Integrity Gymnastics. She's a former ISU gymnast.
The NCAA has approved major changes to the Women's postseason bracket format, starting in 2019. This fundamental change will do away with six team sessions in favor of four team sessions, including the finals.