Illinois and Ohio State Collect Weekly Men's Gymnastics Honors

Illinois' Chandler Eggleston

Illinois' Chandler Eggleston

Feb. 3, 2014

Gymnast of the Week
Jake Martin, Ohio State
So. – Oviedo, Fla. - Hagerty

  • Recorded three first or second-place finishes in No. 4 Ohio State’s dual meet versus No. 2 Michigan
  • Placed first on the pommel horse (15.600), tied for first on the vault (15.300) and placed second on the high bar (15.100)
  • His scores on the pommel horse and vault were both career-high marks
  • Collects his first Big Ten weekly honor
  • Last Ohio State Gymnast of the Week: Michael Newburger (Jan. 20, 2014)

Freshman of the Week
Chandler Eggleston, Illinois
Fr. – Jamestown, N.C. – Southwest Guilford

  • Won two event titles in No. 8 Illinois’ tri-meet versus No. 7 Minnesota and No. 9 Nebraska
  • Placed first on the floor exercise (15.450) and vault (15.200), and fourth on the high bar (14.500)
  • Collects his fourth consecutive Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Illinois Freshman of the Week: Chandler Eggleston (Jan. 27, 2014)

2014 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week

Jan. 13 
G: Trevor Howard, So., PSU
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL

Jan. 20 
G: Michael Newburger, Sr., OSU
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL

Jan. 27 
G: Trevor Howard, So., PSU
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL

Feb. 3   
G: Jake Martin, So., OSU
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL