West Point, N.Y. - March 2, 2014 - The Springfield College men's gymnastics team was defeated by Army on Sunday afternoon by the score of 419.500 to 400.300. Jon Zirna (Buffalo, N.Y.) was the top finisher in the all-around with a final total of 78.550.
On the floor exercise Tucker McClure (San Jose, Calif.) had the Pride's top score with a 13.950, while Ian Stratton (Elizabeth City, N.C.) was right behind him with a 13.900.
Zirna had a strong showing on the pommel horse with a 14.300, and Stratton totaled a 13.500 on the parallel bars.
Ryan Ponce (Tolland, Conn.) had Springfield's best finish on the rings with a 14.750, while Desmond Carr (Hickory, N.C.) notched a 14.300 on the vault. Additionally, Andy Grabowski (Victor, N.Y.) registered a 12.950 for Springfield on the high bar.
Springfield will compete again on March 15 when it hosts Navy in Blake Arena.