Michigan and Penn State Earn Men's Gymnastics Weekly Awards

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

March 25, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Gymnast of the Week
Sam Mikulak, Michigan
Jr. – Corona Del Mar, Calif. – Corona Del Mar 

  • Recorded two first-place finishes and a fourth-place effort in No. 3 Michigan’s tri-meet victory over No. 15 UIC and Brockport last weekend
  • Placed first on the vault (15.450) and high bar (15.050) and fourth on the still rings (15.350)
  • Earns the fourth Gymnast of the Week honor of his career and first of the season
  • Last Michigan Gymnast of the Week: Stacey Ervin (Feb. 18, 2013)

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

  • Posted top-eight finishes in all three of his events in No. 1 Penn State’s dual meet victory over No. 7 Minnesota
  • Placed first on the still rings (15.150), third on vault (14.850) and eighth in the floor exercise (14.450)
  • The still rings crown was his 13th event title of the season
  • Earns his eighth Freshman of the Week award and ninth overall weekly honor
  • Last Penn State Freshman of the Week: Trevor Howard (March 18, 2013)