Iowa Earns Weekly Men’s Gymnastics Awards
March 5, 2018


Gymnast of the Week 
Dylan Ellsworth, Iowa
Sr. - Farmington, Utah - Viewmont
• Won three event titles, vault (14.800), parallel bars (14.200) and the all-around competition (80.350), and notched five top-five finishes in a win against Penn State
• Scored a season-high in the all-around and the parallel bars
• Collects his first Big Ten Gymnast of the Week award
• Last Iowa Gymnast of the Week: Matthew Loochtan (Feb. 29, 2016)

Freshman of the Week
Bennet Huang, Iowa
Palo Alto, Calif. - Palo Alto
• Registered five top-10 finishes, including two podium finishes, second in pommel horse (13.600) and in all-around (78.900), in Iowa's victory against Penn State
• Also earned career-high scores on rings (13.600) and parallel bars (13.150)
• Earns his first Big Ten Freshman of the Week award
• Last Iowa Freshman of the Week: Matt McGrath (Feb. 8, 2010)

2018 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week
Jan. 16
G: Sam Zakutney, So., PSU
F: Brennan Pantazis, PSU
F: Shane Wiskus, MINN

Jan. 22
G: Sean Melton, Sr., OSU
G: Bobby Baker, Sr., ILL
F: Alex Frack, PSU

Jan. 29
G: Sam Zakutney, So., PSU
F: Shane Wiskus, MINN

Feb. 5
G: Alec Yoder, Jr., OSU
F: Jacob Moore, MICH

Feb. 12
G: Alec Yoder, Jr., OSU
G/F: Shane Wiskus, MINN

Feb. 19
G: Sean Melton, Sr., OSU
F: Shane Wiskus, MINN

Feb. 26
G: Bobby Baker, Sr., ILL
F: Shane Wiskus, MINN

Mar. 5
G: Dylan Ellsworth, Sr., IOWA
F: Bennet Huang, IOWA