Iowa defeated UIC for 2nd time this season Saturday night
Iowa got off to a strong start to their 2015 season in Chicago
Boyle takes fifth in all-around competition with a score of 84.450
Iowa hopes to improve off last year's 5th place finish
Boyle takes eighth in all-around competition with a score of 85.600
2014 -- Competed in nine meets... finished 21st on pommel horse (13.700) at NCAA qualifier... placed 31st on pommel horse (13.200) at Big Ten team and all-around finals... took 10th on pommel horse (11.650) and 12th on high bar (13.200) against Illinois on Feb. 7... placed eighth on pommel horse (13.450) at Oklahoma on Feb. 1... tied for 24th on pommel horse (13.150) at Windy City Invitational on Jan. 18.
Before Iowa... Three-time national qualifier... two year member of the Region 8 Elite team... three year member of the Florida State team... finished first on floor at the 2012 Florida State Championships... high school coach was Mark Nelson.
Personal... Born May 17, 1994 in Ocala, Fla... son of Rich and Barb Spanier... has two brothers, Mathew and Timothy... business major.
Floor Exercise: 12.800
Horizontal Bar: 13.200
Pommel Horse: 13.700