|Position:||Hall of Fame Inductee|
|Other Position:||2007 Inductee, Gymnastics (1980-81)|
His will to succeed was unquestionable. His quest to become the best was undeniable. And his ability to lift the Ducks to among the elite men’s gymnastics program’s in the country was unprecedented. The two-time NCAA All-American and 1981 floor exercise national champion led
So extraordinary were his talents that the former two-time junior college All-American had one of his floor exercise maneuvers named after him. “The Yuhashi” was named when he scored 9.90 at the NCAA tournament in 1981. That was the first time “The Yuhashi” had ever been performed in the world and James’s last collegiate gymnastics performance.