Illinois Takes Home Weekly Men's Gymnastics Awards

Feb. 16, 2015

Gymnast and Freshman of the Week
Bobby Baker, Illinois
Lemont, Ill. - Lemont High School
• Claimed the all-around title with a score of 89.550 in No. 3 Illinois' dual meet win over No. 2 Penn State
• Placed second on the floor (15.300) and parallel bars (15.100), finished third on the pommel horse (14.800) and vault (14.800) and scored a 15.050 on the rings
• Registered personal best scores on the pommel horse, high bar and all-around
• Collects his first Gymnast of the Week honor
• Picks up his fifth Freshman of the Week award
• Last Illinois Gymnast of the Week: C.J. Maestas (Feb. 9, 2015)
• Last Illinois Freshman of the Week: Bobby Baker (Feb. 9, 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
Feb. 16  
G: Bobby Baker, Fr., ILL
F: Bobby Baker, ILL