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

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

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)