Illinois and Michigan Win Weekly Men's Gymnastics Awards

Feb. 9, 2015

Co-Gymnasts of the Week
C.J. Maestas, Illinois
Jr. – Corrales, N.M. – Cibola
• Claimed the all-around title with a score of 88.650 in No. 3 Illinois’ win over No. 9 Iowa
• Won the rings (15.800) and placed second on the high bar (15.200) and parallel bars (15.100)
• Has 11 career all-around titles, which ties for fifth on Illinois’ all-time list
• Collects the fifth Gymnast of the Week award of his career
• Last Illinois Gymnast of the Week: C.J. Maestas (Feb. 2, 2015)

Stacey Ervin, Michigan
Sr. – Taylor, Mich. – Truman
• Recorded a trio of top-three finishes in No. 5 Michigan’s win over No. 4 Stanford
• Placed first on the floor (15.800), second on the parallel bars (15.050) and third on the vault (15.150)
• Collects the fourth Big Ten weekly award of his career
• Last Michigan Gymnast of the Week: Sam Mikulak (March 24, 2014)

Freshman of the Week
Bobby Baker, Illinois
Lemont, Ill. – Lemont High School
• Placed second in the all-around with a score of 87.950 in No. 3 Illinois’ win over No. 9 Iowa
• Recorded a first-place finish on the parallel bars (15.300) and finished second on the rings (15.000) and floor exercise (14.850)
• Guided Illinois to a school record team score of 440.150
• Picks up his fourth Freshman of the Week award
• Last Illinois Freshman of the Week: Bobby Baker (Feb. 2, 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
Feb. 9  
G: C.J. Maestas, Jr., ILL
G: Stacey Ervin, Sr., MICH
F: Bobby Baker, ILL