Michigan, Minnesota and Penn State Claim Big Ten Women's Gymnastics Weekly Awards

Feb. 9, 2015

Gymnast of the Week
Lindsay Mable, Minnesota
Jr. – Aurora, Colo. – Eaglecrest High School
• Won the all-around with a score of 39.575 in No. 22 Minnesota’s dual meet with No. 15 Illinois
• Placed first on the beam (9.925), vault (9.900) and floor (9.875)
• Claimed her sixth consecutive all-around title and set a season-high mark on the beam
• Earns the 11th Big Ten weekly award of her career
• Last Minnesota Gymnast of the Week: Lindsay Mable (Jan. 26, 2015)

Event Specialist of the Week
Austin Sheppard, Michigan
Jr. – Murphy, Texas – Plano East
• Placed first on the uneven bars with a score of 9.925
• Guided No. 5 Michigan to a dual meet win over Maryland
• Collects the fifth Event Specialist award of her career
• Last Michigan Event Specialist of the Week: Talia Chiarelli (Jan. 12, 2015)

Freshman of the Week
Briannah Tsang, Penn State
Vancouver, British Columbia – Burnaby Central Secondary
• Won the all-around with a score of 39.475 in No. 11 Penn State’s dual meet win over Michigan State, marking her second best all-around score of the season
• Scored a 9.875 on the beam, vault and floor, and tallied a score of 9.850 on the bars
• Collects the third weekly award of her career
• Last Penn State Freshman of the Week: Briannah Tsang (Jan. 26, 2015)

2015 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week
Jan. 12  
G: Nicole Artz, So., MICH 
G: Lindsay Mable, Jr., MINN
E: Talia Chiarelli, So., MICH
F: Brianna Brown, MICH
F: Briannah Tsang, PSU
Jan. 19  
G: Hollie Blanske, Jr., NEB
E: Sunny Kato, Sr., ILL
F: Brianna Brown, MICH
Jan. 26  
G: Lindsay Mable, Jr., MINN
E: Ashley Lambert, So., NEB
F: Briannah Tsang, PSU
Feb. 2  
G: Nicole Artz, So., MICH
E: Abbie Epperson, Fr., MD
F: Brianna Brown, MICH
Feb. 9  
G: Lindsay Mable, Jr., MINN
E: Austin Sheppard, Jr., MICH
F: Briannah Tsang, PSU