Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska and Ohio State Collect Women's Gymnastics Weekly Awards

Ohio State's Sarah Miller was named Event Specialist of the Week.

Feb. 25, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Co-Gymnasts of the Week
Katie Zurales, Michigan
Sr. – Wheaton, Ill. – Wheaton Warrenville South   

  • Posted two first-place finishes and a second-place effort in No. 3 Michigan’s quad meet victory last weekend
  • Placed first on the vault (9.925) and balance beam (9.925) and second on bars (9.850)
  • Earns the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Michigan Gymnast of the Week: Joanna Sampson (Feb. 18, 2013)

Emily Wong, Nebraska
Jr. – Grand Forks, N.D. – Red River Valley 

  • Finished first in the all-around (39.600) and placed in the top two in every event in No. 9 Nebraska’s dual meet win over Iowa State
  • Placed first in the floor exercise (9.925) and on the bars (9.925), tied for first on the balance beam (9.900) and placed second on the vault (9.850)
  • Earned her fourth all-around title in seven meets for the Huskers this season
  • Collects the second weekly award of her career
  • Last Nebraska Gymnast of the Week: Jessie DeZiel (Feb. 11, 2013)

Event Specialist of the Week
Sarah Miller, Ohio State
Jr. – Collegeville, Pa. - Methacton 

  • Tied a career high on the vault (9.950) en route to the event title in No. 20 Ohio State’s dual meet victory over No. 18 Illinois last weekend
  • Also placed first on the balance beam (9.925) and tied for first in the floor exercise (9.875)
  • Collects her fourth career Event Specialist of the Week award and 13th weekly honor overall
  • Last Ohio State Event Specialist of the Week: Sarah Miller (Jan. 28, 2013)

Freshman of the Week
Lindsay Mable, Minnesota  
Aurora, Colo. – Eaglecrest   

  • Won the all-around title (39.400) in No. 12 Minnesota’s meet with Iowa and tied for second in the all-around (38.900) against Iowa State last weekend
  • Posted five first-place finishes and nine top-three efforts
  • Placed first on the balance beam (9.850) against the Hawkeyes and on the balance beam (9.900), floor exercise (9.900) and vault (9.875) against the Cyclones
  • Tied for second on the vault (9.875) and floor exercise (9.875) and third on bars (9.800) against Iowa
  • Picks up the fourth weekly award of her career
  • Last Minnesota Freshman of the Week: Lindsay Mable (Feb. 18, 2013)