Feb. 21, 2007
Gymnast of the Week
Tatjana Thuener-Rego, Michigan
So., Miami, Fla./The American School
Thuener-Rego claimed Gymnast of the Week accolades after finishing first in three individual events as well as claiming the all-around crown against Penn State last weekend. She won her fifth consecutive bars title with a score of 9.900, while also tallying a first-place showing on the beam (9.825). Thuener-Rego won the vault for the first time this season, tallying a career high score of 9.900. The Miami, Fla., native, closed out the meet, claiming the all-around title with a winning mark of 39.250. Thuener-Rego earns her third Big Ten weekly accolade as she also was honored on Feb. 13, 2007 and Feb. 8, 2006.