Michigan Sweeps Weekly Men's Gymnastics Awards

Michigan's Tristian Perez-Rivera

Michigan's Tristian Perez-Rivera

March 24, 2014

Gymnast of the Week
Sam Mikulak, Michigan
Sr. - Corona del Mar, Calif. - Corona del Mar

  • Recorded four first-place finishes to help No. 4 Michigan defeat Illinois-Chicago
  • Placed first on the floor exercise (15.850), parallel bars (15.700), high bar (15.500) and pommel horse (15.250)
  • His score on the floor exercise was a career-high mark
  • Collects his fifth Gymnast of the Week award and ninth weekly honor
  • Last Michigan Gymnast of the Week: Stacey Ervin (March 10, 2014)

Freshman of the Week
Tristian Perez-Rivera, Michigan
Fr. - Caguas, Puerto Rico - Notre Dame 

  • Won the vault with a score of 15.250 to help No. 4 Michigan defeat Illinois-Chicago
  • Tied for third on the floor exercise with a score of 14.500
  • Picks up his second Freshman of the Week award
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Tristian Perez-Rivera (March 3, 2014)

2014 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week

Jan. 13                 
G: Trevor Howard, So., PSU
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL

Jan. 20                 
G: Michael Newburger, Sr., OSU
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL

Jan. 27                 
G: Trevor Howard, So., PSU
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL

Feb. 3                   
G: Jake Martin, So., OSU
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL

Feb. 10                
G: C.J. Maestas, So., ILL
F: Chandler Eggleston, ILL


 

 

Feb. 17                
G: Jake Martin, So., OSU
F: Sean Melton, OSU

Feb. 24                
G: Sean Melton, Fr., OSU
F: Sean Melton, OSU

March 3               
G: Trevor Howard, So., PSU
F: Tristian Perez-Rivera, MICH

March 10            
G: Stacey Ervin, Jr., MICH
F: Sean Melton, OSU

March 17            
G: Matt McGrath, Sr., IOWA
F: Sean Melton, OSU

March 24            
G: Sam Mikulak, Sr., MICH
F: Tristian Perez-Rivera, MICH