Sam Mikulak used a steady performance Sunday on the final day of competition to win his fourth straight all-around national championship in advance of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
Mikulak, who missed the world championships last fall with an ankle injury, scored 181.5 points, finishing 1.65 points in front of 2012 Olympic alternate Chris Brooks. Jake Dalton, another 2012 Olympian, finished third.
Mikulak broke into a huge smile after sticking the landing on his vault to ensure the victory.
He becomes the first man to win four national titles in a row since Blaine Wilson won five straight in the 1990s.
Eighteen men will be chosen from this...