Hayasaki headed to USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame

Published 04/15 2014 02:48PM

Updated 04/15 2014 06:34PM

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Former Illinois gymnastics coach Yoshi Hayasaki has been chosen for induction into the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame.  He will be one of six inductees later this summer.  Hayasaki coached the Illini men for 33 years, winning a national championship and National Coach of the Year honors in 1988.  He helped Illinois win six Big Ten championships and was a four-time Big Ten Coach of the Year.  Hayasaki will be inducted into the Hall of Fame August 22 during the P&G Gymnastics Championships in Pittsburgh, Pa.

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