Illinois' Spring and Iowa's Reavis Named Co-Gymnasts of the Week

March 8, 2006

Co-Gymnasts of the Week
Justin Spring, Illinois
Sr., Burke, Va./Lake Braddock
Spring helped lead Illinois to an NCAA season-high team score of 217.600 in the Illini win over Iowa last Sunday. Spring took third place on floor exercise with a 9.400, helping the team to a new season-high 37.350 on the event. With Illinois trailing with two rotations left, the senior captain took charge notching a season-high 9.650 on high bar. The Fighting Illini clinched the victory with an impressive showing on the parallel bar posting a 36.150. Spring posted a 9.650 on the parallel bar to secure his second event title of the day.

Michael Reavis, Iowa
Sr., Tallahassee, Fla./Leon
Reavis claims Co-Gymnast of the Week honors, after winning the all-around with a score of 55.000 against Illinois last weekend. The Tallahassee, Fla., native also finished first in the floor event (9.700), while tallying third-place finishes on the pommel horse (8.700), vault (9.250), high bar (9.400) and parallel bar (9.400).