Indiana, Maryland and Penn State Earn Weekly Baseball Honors

March 21, 2016

Gymnast of the Week
Sean Melton, Ohio State
So. – Orlando, Fla. – Freedom/First Academy High School

  • Won three events in the Buckeyes’ victory over Temple and William & Mary
  • Finished first in still rings (16.050), parallel bars (15.650) and high bar (15.200)
  • Set a new personal best on rings
  • Collects his sixth career Big Ten Gymnast of the Week award and second in as many weeks
  • Last Ohio State Gymnast of the Week: Sean Melton (March 14, 2016)

Co-Freshmen of the Week
Alex Diab, Illinois
Fr. – Glen Ellyn, Ill. – Glenbard West
  • Posted a second-place finish in the all-around competition with a score of 86.250 against Oklahoma
  • Placed first on the floor (15.250) and still rings (15.600)
  • Earns his second career Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Illinois Freshman of the Week: Alex Diab (Jan. 11, 2016)

Alec Yoder, Ohio State
Fr. – Indianapolis, Ind. – Northpoint Homeschool
  • Posted three top-five finishes in Ohio State’s victory over Temple and William & Mary
  • Placed first on the pommel horse (14.900), third on the high bar (15.150) and fourth on the still rings (14.950)
  • Earns his sixth career Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Freshman of the Week: Alec Yoder (March 14, 2016)

2016 Big Ten Baseball Players of the Week

Feb. 22                 PL: Jacob Bosiokovich, Jr.,OSU



                                P: Oliver Jaskie, So., MICH

                                F: Marty Bechina, MSU


Feb. 29                 PL: R.J. Devish, Sr., RU

                                P: Mike Shawaryn, Jr., MD

                                F: Brady Cherry, OSU


March 7                PL: Nick Dunn, Fr., MD

                                P: Kyle Hart, Sr., IND

                                P: Oliver Jaskie, So., MICH

                                F: Nick Dunn, MD


March 14             PL: Scott Schreiber, So., NEB

                                P: Brett Adcock, Jr., MICH

                                F: Zach Daniels, IOWA


March 21             PL: Willie Burger, Fr., PSU

                                P: Caleb Baragar, Sr., IND

                                P: Brian Shaffer, So., MD

                                F: Willie Burger, PSU



PL: Player of the Week

P: Pitcher of the Week

F: Freshman of the Week