Illinois Sweeps Weekly Men's Gymnastics Honors

Feb. 2, 2015

Gymnast of the Week
C.J. Maestas, Illinois
Jr. - Corrales, N.M. - Cibola
• Placed second on the all-around with a season-high score of 87.900 in No. 4 Illinois' dual meet win over No. 11 Minnesota
• Won the rings (15.900) and floor exercise (15.250), and placed third on the vault (14.600) and high bars (14.300)
• Claimed his seventh and eighth event titles of the season
• Collects the fourth Gymnast of the Week award of his career
• Last Illinois Gymnast of the Week: C.J. Maestas (Jan. 19, 2015)

Freshman of the Week
Bobby Baker, Illinois
Lemont, Ill. - Lemont High School
• Won the all-around with a score of 88.100 in No. 4 Illinois' dual meet victory over No. 11 Minnesota
• Placed first on the vault (15.050), second on the pommel horse (14.700) and third on the parallel bars (14.900), floor exercise (14.450) and high bar (14.400)
• Set career-best scores on the pommel horse, parallel bars and all-around
• Picks up his third Freshman of the Week award
• Last Illinois Freshman of the Week: Bobby Baker (Jan. 26, 2015)

2015 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week
Jan. 12  
G: Joey Peters, Jr., ILL
F: Bobby Baker, ILL
Jan. 19  
G: C.J. Maestas, Jr., ILL
G: Alexis Torres, Jr., PSU
F: Thad Lawson, Fr., PSU
Jan. 26  
G: Jack Boyle, Jr., IOWA
G: Craig Hernandez, Sr., PSU
F: Bobby Baker, ILL
Feb. 2  
G: C.J. Maestas, Jr., ILL
F: Bobby Baker, ILL