Penn State and Michigan Collect Weekly Men's Gymnastics Awards

Michigan's Tristian Perez-Rivera

Michigan's Tristian Perez-Rivera

March 3, 2014

Gymnast of the Week
Trevor Howard, Penn State
So. – Columbus, Ohio – St. Francis DeSales

  • Placed first on the rings (15.750) and parallel bars (15.200) to help No. 7 Penn State defeat fifth-ranked Minnesota
  • Finished fourth on the vault (15.000) and fifth on the floor exercise (14.900)
  • Scores on the rings and parallel bars were season-high marks
  • Collects his fourth Gymnast of the Week award and 12th weekly honor
  • Last Penn State Gymnast of the Week: Trevor Howard (Jan. 27, 2014)

Freshman of the Week
Tristian Perez-Rivera, Michigan
Fr. – Caguas, Puerto Rico – Notre Dame 

  • Won the vault with a score of 15.100 and scored 14.800 on the floor exercise
  • Helped No. 2 Michigan win the Arnold Invitational
  • Picks up his first Freshman of the Week award
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Stacey Ervin (March 19, 2012)

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

Feb. 24                
G: Sean Melton, Fr., OSU
F: Sean Melton, OSU

March 3               
G: Trevor Howard, So., PSU
F: Tristian Perez-Rivera, MICH