2015:One of Army’s most consistent gymnasts … competed on pommel horse and still rings during his firstie campaign at West Point … earned 24 top-10 finishes, including 18 top-five nods … opened the year with a second-place score of 14.400 on pommel horse at Penn State … took seventh on still rings against the Nittany Lions with a mark of 13.400 … qualified for the individual finals on both pommel horse (14.500) and still rings (14.100) in the team round of the West Point Open … earned third on the pommel horse with a score of 14.450 and fifth on still rings with a score of 14.150 in the final round … took seventh on pommel horse at Nebraska with a score of 14.050 … earned second on still rings against the Huskers with a score of 13.750 … posted marks of 13.950 and 14.000 on pommel horse and still rings, respectively, at Air Force to take eighth and to tie for fourth, respectively … was 18th at the All-Academy Championships on pommel horse with a score of 11.750 … earned 11th on still rings with a score of 13.700 … helped Army earn the star over Navy with a pair of top-five finishes over the Midshipmen … tied for third on pommel horse with a score of 14.450 … tied for fourth on still rings with a score of 13.900 … earned a pair of first-place nods in the tri-meet with Springfield and William & Mary … tied for first on pommel with a career-best mark of 14.900 … captured first on still rings with a mark of 13.900 … took third on pommel horse at Springfield with a score of 14.500 … placed second on still rings against the Pride with a score of 14.100 … collected a pair of top two-finishes in the regular season finale at William & Mary … earned second on pommel horse with a mark of 14.300 … was the first-place finisher on still rings with a score of 14.000 … helped Army to its first ECAC title in 10 years with a pair of top-three marks in the team finals of the ECAC Championships at Gross Sports Center … earned second on pommel horse with a score of 14.850 … captured third on still rings with a career-best mark of 14.550 … placed fourth on both pommel (14.200) and still rings (14.350) in the individual finals of the ECAC Championships … competed on both pommel horse and still rings in the team qualifier of the NCAA Championships … tied for 26th with a score of 13.350 on pommel … took 23rd on still rings with a score of 14.300 … earned ECAC Specialist of the Week recognition on March 3 following his performance in the tri-meet against Springfield and William & Mary … earned ECAC All-Academic honors.
2014: Saw all of his action on pommel horse and still rings in his junior season with the Black Knights ... set career highs in both events, posting a 14.65 on pommel horse in the team's meet against Springfield (March 2) and a 14.05 on the still rings against Temple (Feb. 28) ... was the pommel horse champion at the West Point Open with a score of 14.6 ... qualified for NCAAs on pommel horse ... opened the season as the team's top pomel horse performer, turning in a 14.05 agaisnt Penn State for a fourth overall finsih ... recorded a 13.25 on pommel horse and a 13.6 on still rings at the All-Academy Championships (Feb. 1) ... was Army's No. 2 on pommel horse against Navy (Feb. 8) with a 13.65 and No. 3 on still rings with a 13.95 ... took the pommel horse title in the Black Knights' matchup with the Air Force Academy (Feb. 14) with a score of 14.15 ... followed that up as the team's No. 2 on pommel horse with a 14.4 against Sprignfield (Feb. 16) ... placed fourth overall on still rings in the team's meting with Temple (Feb. 28) with a score of 14.05 ... in the Black Knight's triangular against Temple and William & Mary, he placed fourth on the pommel horse with a score of 14.2 ... was Army's No. 2 on pommel horse (13.85) and No. 3 on still rings (13.5) at the USAG College Nationals (Feb. 21-22) ... posted a 13.5 on pommel horse and 13.9 on still rings during the team portion of the ECAC championships ... qualified for the NCAA Championships and recorded a 14.175 on the pommel horse in the preliminary round.
2013: Competed as a member of the pommel horse corps that ranked among Army's strongest ... turned in a career-high 14.3 in first meet of season against NCAA participant Penn State on the road ... mark shattered previous high 13.9 set freshman year ... helped Army garner runner-up honors at West Point Open following a fourth-place finish (14.25) in signature event as Black Knights claimed two of the top four spots .. one of three Army gymnasts who advanced to the individual finals on pommel horse at the Open ... turned in Army's second highest showing in the finals with sixth-place finish ... garnered runner-up and third-place honors against conference rivals William & Mary (13.8) and Springfield (13.7), respectively ... tied for Army's top mark (14.0) at All-Academy Championships.
2012: Earned spot in Army's lineup freshman year in two events - pommel horse and still rings ... posted highest finish on still rings in fourth place showing (13.6) in win at Springfield ... mark was second highest among the Black Knights ... turned in season-high 13.7 in regular-season finale ... mark proved to be Army's third highest score in that event ... posted career-high 13.9 on pommel horse in meet against ECAC rival Temple ... recorded 13.7 in triangular hosted by William & Mary scoring Army's second highest score in that event ... bettered that showing in first trip to the ECAC Championships with a 13.8.
Club/High School: Competed 10 years at Apex Academies under coach Kevin Watson ... five-time Academic All-American ... four-time Junior Olympic National Qualifier (2007-2011) ... earned medalist honors on still rings at 2011 State (Colorado) Championships and was third in that event at the Region 9 Championships ... served as team captain senior year ... swam the 50 free, 100 free, 100 breast and 100 back for the Forest Park Blue Fins for 11 years ... three-year member of the club wrestling team ... placed first at the state meet at 120 pounds.
Personal: Given name is Connor Blaine Venrick ... parents' names are Michael and Deborah Venrick ... mother and father retired as majors in the Medical Corps ... brother Evan (25) swam for Metro State in Colorado ... four-year member of the National Honor Society ... graduated in top five percent of class at Arapahoe H.S. ... majoring in Life Science