Ohio State Sweeps Men’s Gymnastics Weekly Awards

Feb. 22, 2016

Gymnast of the Week
Sean Melton, Ohio State
So. – Orlando, Fla. – Freedom/First Academy

  • Finished third in the two-day all-around competition with a score of 174.500 to earn a spot on the U.S. Senior National Team at the Winter Cup
  • Placed first on the parallel bars (30.750) and second on the still rings (30.750)
  • Collects his fourth career Big Ten Gymnast of the Week award
  • Last Ohio State Gymnast of the Week: Alec Yoder (Feb. 15, 2016)

Freshman of the Week
Alec Yoder, Ohio State
Fr. – Indianapolis, Ind. – Northpoint Homeschool

  • Finished ninth overall at the Winter Cup with a two-day score of 170.700 in the all-around competition
  • Tied for sixth on the still rings with a score of 29.450
  • Earns his third career Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Freshman of the Week: Alec Yoder (Feb. 15, 2016)


2016 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week

Jan. 11                 

G: Bobby Baker, So., ILL

F: Alex Diab, ILL


Jan. 18 

G: Sean Melton, So., OSU

F: Tristan Burke, OSU


Jan. 25 

G: Zach Liebler, Jr., MINN

F: Anton Stephenson, NEB


Feb. 1

G: Sean Melton. OSU

F: Alec Yoder, OSU




Feb. 8

G: Chandler Eggleston, So., ILL

F: Johnny Jacobson, ILL


Feb. 15

G: Alec Yoder, Fr., OSU

F: Alec Yoder, Fr., OSU


Feb. 22

G: Sean Melton, So., OSU

F: Alec Yoder, Fr., OSU