University of Iowa Athletics

Del Vecchio Orozco

Height 5-6
Class Sr.
Hometown Des Plaines, Ill.
High School Maine East
Del Vecchio Orozco - Men's Gymnastics - University of Iowa Athletics

2016 — competed in 11 meets on pommel horse… recorded a season high 14.500 against Minnesota on senior night… placed eighth in Iowa’s season finale against Minnesota and Penn State with a score of 13.950… notched a sixth place finish against Penn State and Nebraska with a final score of 14.250… recorded a fourth place finish at Illinois with a score of 13.850.

2015 — Competed in every meet… recording one career-best… placed eighth (14.400) on pommel horse in session II of the NCAA Championships qualifier… tied for 12th (14.300) on pommel horse and placed 24th (13.900) on high bar at the Big Ten Championships on March 27… contributed two fourth place finishes on pommel horse (14.350) and high bar (14.450), setting a new career best on the event in season finale at Nebraska on March 15… placed fourth (14.400) on pommel horse at Minnesota on March 7… placed fifth (14.350) on high bar and ninth (13.400) on pommel horse at Penn State on Feb. 27… placed sixth (14.100) on pommel horse and seventh (14.100) on high bar against Minnesota and Nebraska on Feb. 14… tied for third (14.500) on pommel horse at Illinois on Feb. 7… placed ninth (13.900) on pommel horse and 10th (14.350) on high bar against Oklahoma and Ohio State on Feb. 1… tied for third (14.100) on high bar against UIC on Jan. 24… tied for 12th (13.600) on pommel horse at Windy City Invitational.

2014 — Competed in nine meets, recording two career-bests… tied for 18th on pommel horse (13.900) at NCAA qualifier… tied for 21st on pommel horse (14.050) at Big Ten Championships… tied for fourth on pommel horse (14.100) in victory at Nebraska on March 15… tied for sixth on pommel horse (14.650) at Arnold Classic on March 1… finished runner-up on pommel horse (14.100) in win at UIC on Feb. 23… placed 11th on high bar (14.200) and 12th on pommel horse (12.500) at Oklahoma on Feb. 1… finished 16th on high bar (14.050) at Windy City Invitational on Jan. 18.

2013 — Competed on the pommel horse on eight occasions… placed fourth on pommel horse against UIC with a season-high 13.900… made collegiate debut on floor and high bar against Minnesota, earning 13.700 and 12.800.

Personal — Born October 21, 1993… son of Roge and Guillermo Orozco… economics major.

Personal Bests
Floor Exercise: 13.700
Horizontal Bar: 14.350
Pommel Horse: 14.650