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Monday, October 10, 2011
U.S. men's finals teams set for worlds


The United States men’s gymnastics team advanced to the team finals at the World Championships in Tokyo.

Four members of the team also advanced in individual finals. Here’s the lineup:

U.S. team: Jake Dalton, Jonathan Horton, Steven Legendre, Danell Leyva, Alexander Naddour, John Orozco and Chris Brooks (alternate).
All-around: Orozco and Leyva.
Floor exercise: Legendre.
Still rings: Horton.
Parallel bars: Leyva.
Horizontal bar: Orozco.

The top eight countries will qualify for the 2012 London Olympics. The worlds continue through this week (Oct. 11, women/team event; Oct. 12, men/team event; Oct. 13, women’s all-around; Oct. 14, men’s all-around; Oct. 15-16, individual events).