Illinois, Ohio State and Penn State Win Weekly Men's Gymnastics Accolades

March 9, 2015

Co-Gymnasts of the Week
C.J. Maestas, Illinois
Jr. - Corrales, N.M. - Cibola
•Won three event titles in No. 4 Illinois' meets against Stanford and Nebraska
•Against Nebraska, won the floor exercise (15.550), parallel bars (15.350) and pommel horse (15.100)
•Placed second on the floor with a score of 15.350 versus Stanford
•Collects the sixth Gymnast of the Week award of his career
•Last Illinois Gymnast of the Week: Bobby Baker (Feb. 23, 2015)

Drew Moling, Ohio State
Sr. - Canal Winchester, Ohio - Canal Winchester
•Claimed two event titles and placed second in two events at the Arnold Challenge
•Won the high bar (15.450) and rings (15.400) and placed second on the vault (15.200) and parallel bars (15.150)
•Collected personal-best scores on the high bar, vault and parallel bars
•Collects the first Big Ten weekly award of his career
•Last Ohio State Gymnast of the Week: Sean Melton (March 17, 2015)

Freshman of the Week
Thad Lawson, Penn State
Chesapeake, Va. - Princess Anne
•Won the floor exercise with a score of 15.400 at the Puerto Rico Gymnastics Classic
•Tied for third on the vault with a mark of 14.750
•Picks up his third Freshman of the Week award
•Last Penn State Freshman of the Week: Thad Lawson (March 2, 2015)

2015 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week
Jan. 12G: Joey Peters, Jr., ILL
F: Bobby Baker, ILL
Jan. 19G: C.J. Maestas, Jr., ILL
G: Alexis Torres, Jr., PSU
F: Thad Lawson, PSU
Jan. 26G: Jack Boyle, Jr., IOWA
G: Craig Hernandez, Sr., PSU
F: Bobby Baker, ILL
Feb. 2G: C.J. Maestas, Jr., ILL
F: Bobby Baker, ILL
Feb. 9G: C.J. Maestas, Jr., ILL
G: Stacey Ervin, Sr., MICH
F: Bobby Baker, ILL
Feb. 16G: Bobby Baker, Fr., ILL
F: Bobby Baker, ILL
Feb. 23G: Bobby Baker, Fr., ILL
G: Ellis Mannon, Sr., MINN
F: Bobby Baker, ILL
March 2G: Alexis Torres, Jr., PSU
F: Thad Lawson, PSU
March 9G: C.J. Maestas, Jr., ILL
G: Drew Moling, Sr., OSU
F: Thad Lawson, PSU