Botterman, Miller Collect Women's Gymnastics Honors

Michigan's Kylee Botterman and Ohio State's Sarah Miller (pictured) have earned Big Ten women's gymnastics weekly honors.

Michigan's Kylee Botterman and Ohio State's Sarah Miller (pictured) have earned Big Ten women's gymnastics weekly honors.

Feb. 7, 2011

Gymnast of the Week
Kylee Botterman, Michigan
Sr. - New Lenox, Ill. - Lincoln-Way Central

Kylee Botterman hauls in her fourth Big Ten Gymnast of the Week honor of the season after earning three individual titles to lead No. 9 Michigan to a win over New Hampshire on Saturday. Botterman captured her fifth all-around title in five meets this season, scoring a 39.575. The senior set a career high in the floor exercise (9.950) and a season high on the balance beam (9.900) en route to first place in both events. She added second-place finishes on the uneven bars (9.875) and the vault (9.850). Botterman currently holds the third-highest all-around average in the country at 39.480.

Last Michigan Gymnast of the Week: Kylee Botterman (Jan. 31, 2011)

Freshman of the Week
Sarah Miller, Ohio State
Fr. - Collegeville, Pa. - Methacton

Sarah Miller earns Freshman of the Week laurels after posting top-three finishes in three events at No. 16 Ohio State's meet with No. 25 Denver on Friday. Miller turned in a season-high 9.900 on the balance beam to take first place. She also tied for second in the floor exercise (9.800) and tied for third on the vault (9.875) in the Buckeyes' narrow loss to the Pioneers. The award marks Miller's third of 2011.

Last Ohio State Freshman of the Week: Melanie Shaffer (Jan. 31, 2011)

2011 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week
Jan. 10
G: Kylee Botterman, Sr., MICH
FR: Sarah Miller, OSU

Jan. 17
G: Kylee Botterman, Sr., MICH
FR: Dusti Russell, MINN

Jan. 24
G: Allison Buckley, Sr., ILL
G: Sharaya Musser, So., PSU
FR: Sarah Miller, OSU

Jan. 31
G: Kylee Botterman, Sr., MICH
FR: Kayla Slechta, MINN
FR: Melanie Shaffer, OSU


 

 

Feb. 7
G: Kylee Botterman, Sr., MICH
FR: Sarah Miller, OSU

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