KURT THOMAS Sophomore at Indiana State from Miami, Florida . . . won four individual medals at the 1975 Pan American Games, including AA bronze, PH and V silver, HB bronze ...also was third of 15 in a Barcelona invitational last December. . . NCAA AllAmerican (5th) on parallel bars and also 9th in AA in 1975 . .. former national Junior Olympic champion ... 19 years old.
BART CONNER Senior at Niles West High School in Morton Grove, Illinois ... tied for 1st in all-around at the 1975 USGF meet, also winning PB,PH, 2nd HB ... took 3rd in floor exercise and rings in 1975 Pan American Games ... heavily recruited ... 18 years old.
STEVE HUG 1972 and 1968 Olympian from Northridge ... 31st in All-around in 1972 Olympics ... 26th AA In 1974 World Games. .1972, 1973, 1974 NCAA and Pac-8 AA champion . . . 1973, 1974 NCAA PB champion . . . Stanford graduate.
â€˘ PETER KORMANN Junior at Southern Connecticut State from Braintree, Mass ... captured USA's only individual gold medal in 1975 Pan American Games, in floor exercise ... 1975 USGF FX winner, 4th in Allaround .... 1975 NCAA All-American in floor exercise (3rd), and Division II winner in AA, FX... 20 years old.