Nebraska and Penn State Earn Men's Gymnastics Weekly Awards

Penn State's Trevor Howard was named Freshman of the Week.

Penn State's Trevor Howard was named Freshman of the Week.

March 18, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Gymnast of the Week
Grant Perdue, Nebraska
So. – Houston, Texas – Fort Bend Elkins 

  • Earned first-place finishes in both of his events in No. 10 Nebraska’s tri-meet with No. 7 Minnesota and No. 9 Iowa last weekend
  • Placed first in the floor exercise (15.150) and on the vault (15.250)
  • His score in the floor exercise was 0.650 higher than the second-place finisher
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Nebraska Gymnast of the Week: N/A

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

  • Posted top-seven finishes in all three of his events in No. 1 Penn State’s dual meet victory over No. 2 Michigan
  • Placed first on vault (15.400), second on parallel bars (14.900) and seventh on still rings (14.650)
  • His score on the vault was a career-best effort
  • Earns his seventh Freshman of the Week award and eighth overall weekly honor
  • Last Penn State Freshman of the Week: Trevor Howard (March 4, 2013)

 

 

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