Maryland and Minnesota Earn Women's Gymnastics Weekly Honors
Feb. 12, 2018


Co-Gymnasts and Freshmen of the Week
Audrey Barber, Maryland
Fr. - Temple Hills, Md. - Thomas A. Edison
  • Recorded podium finishes in all five events, helping Maryland post a season-best score of 196.575 to defeat Brown, William & Mary and Rutgers 
  • Finished at the top of the podium on bars (9.900), vault (9.875) and in the all-around (39.475), took second on floor (9.850) and third on beam (9.850)
  • Posted career-high scores in the all-around, beam, bars and vault
  • Earns her first career Gymnast of the Week honor 
  • Claims Maryland's first Gymnast and Freshman of the Week awards

Lexy Ramler, Minnesota
Fr. - St. Michael, Minn. - Winona

  • Finished first or second on all of her events, including her fifth-straight all-around title, in the Gophers' dual meet win over Illinois
  • Claimed the all-around title (39.475), finished first on beam (9.950) and floor (9.825), and placed second on bars (9.875) and vault (9.825)
  • Posted a 9.950 on beam, the third-highest beam score in program history, for the second time this season
  • Earns her third career Gymnast of the Week honor and her fourth career Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Minnesota Gymnast of the Week: Lexy Ramler (Jan. 28, 2018)
  • Last Minnesota Freshman of the Week: Lexy Ramler (Feb. 5, 2018)

Event Specialist of the Week
Ivy Lu, Minnesota
So. - Montreal, Quebec - Antoine-de-Saint-Exupery

  • Recorded podium finishes in both of her events to help the Gophers defeat Big Ten foe Illinois on Sunday 
  • Earned a perfect 10 from one judge on bars to claim the event title and finish with a score of 9.975, a mark that tied the Gophers' program record and marked the highest bars score at home
  • Posted a 9.850 on beam to claim third place on the event 
  • Collects her first career Big Ten Event Specialist of the Week honor 
  • Last Minnesota Event Specialist of the Week: Bailey Abernathy (March 6, 2017)

2018 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week

Jan. 8
G: Olivia Karas, Jr., MICH
E: Brianna Brown, Sr., MICH
F: Lauren Bridgens, PSU

Jan. 16
G: Paige Zaziski, Sr., MICH
G: Briannah Tsang, Sr., PSU
E: Emma McLean, Jr., MICH
F: Syd Townsend, MICH
F: Kynsee Roby, NEB

Jan. 22
G: Lexy Ramler, Fr., MINN
E: Sienna Crouse, Jr., NEB
F: Lexy Ramler, Fr., MINN

Jan. 28
G: Lexy Ramler, Fr., MINN
E: Sienna Crouse, Jr., NEB
F: Lexy Ramler, Fr., MINN

Feb. 5
G: Briannah Tsang, Sr., PSU
E: Grace Williams, Sr., NEB
F: Lexy Ramler, Fr., MINN

Feb. 12
G: Audrey Barber, Fr., MD
G: Lexy Ramler, Fr., MINN
E: Ivy Lu, So., MINN
F: Audrey Barber, Fr., MD
F: Lexy Ramler, Fr., MINN

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