Senior Matt Loochtan places 2nd in all-around
The Hawkeyes finish strong, placing sixth nationally
Jack Boyle qualifies for event finals on high bar.
Iowa moves on to team finals on Friday night
Iowa looks for an upset in Oklahoma.
2015 -- Academic All-Big Ten honoree... competed in every competition, recording two career-bests... placed 27th (14.850) on floor exercise and tied for 27th (14.500) on vault during team finals at the NCAA Championships on April 10... tied for 10th (14.600) on parallel bars and tied for 14th (14.600) on high bar during session II of the NCAA qualifier... recorded a sixth place finish (14.575) during individual event finals at the Big Ten Championships on March 28... tied a career-best on floor exercise (13th) recording a 14.850 and tied for fourth (15.050) on parallel bars during team finals at the Big Ten Championships on March 27... contributed a seventh place finish (14.850) on floor exercise, tied for eighth (14.750) on vault, tied for 17th (13.600) on parallel bars and placed 18th (13.500) on high bar during the season finale at Nebraska on March 15... placed 10th (13.100) on floor, third (14.550) on vault, tied for fifth (14.300) on parallel bars, and placed 10th (13.000) on high bar at Minnesota on March 7... set a career-high on parallel bars (15.250), winning the event title at Penn State on Feb. 27... tied for ninth (14.700) on floor exercise in win against Minnesota and Nebraska on Feb. 14... placed third (14.750) on floor exercise, tied for fifth (14.400) on vault, and placed fifth (14.250) on high bar against Illinois on Feb. 7... contributed four top ten finishes, placing ninth (14.450) on floor exercise, tied for seventh (14.550) on vault, placed fourth (14.650) on parallel bars and set a career-best on high bar (14.650), tying for third on Feb. 1... finished runner-up (14.550) on floor exercise, tied for fourth (14.500) on vault, tied for third (14.250) on parallel bars and finished second (14.200) on high bar in season opener against UIC on Jan 24... tied for fifth (14.350) on parallel bars at Windy City Invitational on Jan 17.
2014 -- Academic All-Big Ten honoree... competed in every competition, recording four career-bests... tied for 12th on vault (14.600) at NCAA qualifier... tied for 22nd on floor (14.600) at Big Ten Championships... took second on vault (14.700) and tied for sixth on high bar (14.600) at Minnesota on March 8... tied for fifth on vault (14.750) and parallel bars (14.650) at Arnold Classic on March 1... won floor (14.850) and parallel bar (15.000) titles, finished runner-up on vault (14.500) and third on high bar (14.500) in victory at UIC on Feb. 23... placed fifth on parallel bars (14.600) against Minnesota and Nebraska on Feb. 14... took third on parallel bars (14.350) against Illinois on Feb. 7... finished third in the all-around (82.550) at Windy City Invitational on Jan. 18.
2013 -- Competed in 10 competitions... tied for 16th place on parallel bars (14.500) at the NCAA Team Finals... tallied 14.575 on parallel bars for fourth place at the Big Ten Championships... finished third on vault (14.450) against UIC... recorded a season best for second place on parallel bars (14.650) in Iowa's upset over No. 6 Minnesota... competed in the all-around at the Metroplex Challenge, registering 83.400 for first place... named to the 2012-13 Dean's List.
2012 -- Redshirted.
High School -- Two-time Maryland all-around state champion... placed first at state in 2009 with score of 84... finished first at state in 2010 with score of 86... led team to state titles in 2009 and 2010... placed 10th at Junior Nationals in all-around (84.85)... placed fourth in the all-around at 2010 regionals (86.75)... attended South Hagerstown High School... former coach was Vladimir Korolev.
Personal -- Born on May 9, 1993... son of Aurelia Dobre and Boz Mofid... both parents are gymnastics coaches... has three brothers (Darius, Lucas and Marcus)... Undergraduate is a bachelors degree in sociology/criminology... Graduate School area of study is a Master's in Strategic Communication.
Floor Exercise: 14.850
Horizontal Bar: 14.600
Parallel Bars: 15.250