Ohio State Takes Home Weekly Men's Gymnastics Awards

Ohio State's Sean Melton

Ohio State's Sean Melton

Feb. 17, 2014

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

  • Won the all-around with a score of 89.000 to help No. 4 Ohio State defeat No. 8 California
  • Placed first on the high bar with a mark of 15.800, second on the rings (15.150) and third on the floor exercise (14.900)
  • Recorded a career-high mark in the all-around after tallying career-best scores on the high bar, rings and floor
  • Collects his second Big Ten weekly honor
  • Last Ohio State Gymnast of the Week: Jake Martin (Feb. 3, 2014)

Freshman of the Week
Sean Melton, Ohio State
Fr. - Orlando, Fla. - Freedom/First Academy  

  • Won three individual events in Ohio State's win over California
  • Placed first on the parallel bars (15.400), floor exercise (15.200) and vault (15.200)
  • His scores on the floor exercise and vault were both career-high marks
  • Picks up his first Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Freshman of the Week: Jeff Treleaven (Feb. 14, 2011)

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

Feb. 10
G: C.J. Maestas, So., ILL
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL

Feb. 17
G: Jake Martin, So., OSU
F: Sean Melton, OSU