Junghans Named Corvias ECAC Men's Gymnast of the Week
Chris Junghans posted a season-high 80.3 in the all-around on Saturday
Feb. 4, 2014
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Navy senior Chris Junghans (Dunkirk, Md.) was named the Corvias ECAC Men’s Gymnast of the Week on Wednesday in recognition of his efforts at the All-Academy Championship this past weekend.
Junghans posted a season high all-around score of 80.3 to place second at the All-Academy Championship in Houston, Texas. He helped Navy (410.15) bettered its score from the Navy Open last week, as they finished behind Air Force (427.70) and bested Army (409.35). Junghans counted for the Midshipmen on four events, posting scores of 13.85 on floor exercise, 14.35 on rings, 13.75 on vault and 13.2 on parallel bars.
This is his second ECAC honor of Junghans’ career as he was named Gymnast of the Week on April 10, 2012.
Junghans and his Navy teammates will be back in action versus Army on Saturday, February 8 as the two programs will battle in their annual Star Meet. Hosted at Macdonough Hall, the action will begin at 1 p.m.