Ohio State and Penn State Take Women's Gymnastics Awards for Second Straight Week

Penn State's Sharaya Musser and Ohio State's Sarah Miller (pictured) have earned Big Ten women's gymnastics weekly honors.

Penn State's Sharaya Musser and Ohio State's Sarah Miller (pictured) have earned Big Ten women's gymnastics weekly honors.

Feb. 28, 2011

Gymnast of the Week
Sharaya Musser, Penn State
So. - Colorado Springs, Colo. - Pine Creek

Sharaya Musser won three events and the all-around title to lead No. 10 Penn State to a conference win over No. 17 Ohio State on Saturday en route to Big Ten Gymnast of the Week honors. Musser finished with an all-around score of 39.550 and posted first-place scores on the parallel bars (9.925), on the vault (9.875) and tied for first place on the balance beam (9.925). The sophomore also tied for seventh in the floor exercise, finishing with a score of 9.825. The award is Musser's second in a row and third of the season.

Last Penn State Gymnast of the Week: Sharaya Musser (Feb. 21, 2011)

Freshman of the Week
Sarah Miller, Ohio State
Collegeville, Pa. - Methacton

Ohio State's Sarah Miller collects her fifth Big Ten Freshman of the Week award this season after turning in three top-four performances against No. 10 Penn State on Saturday. Miller posted a career-high score of 9.925 on the balance beam, good for a tie for first place. She also scored a 9.875 in the floor exercise and a 9.800 on the vault en route to fourth-place finishes in both events.

Last Ohio State Freshman of the Week: Sarah Miller (Feb. 21, 2011)

2011 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week

Jan. 10
G: Kylee Botterman, Sr., MICH
FR: Sarah Miller, OSU

Jan. 17
G: Kylee Botterman, Sr., MICH
FR: Dusti Russell, MINN

Jan. 24
G: Allison Buckley, Sr., ILL
G: Sharaya Musser, So., PSU
FR: Sarah Miller, OSU

Jan. 31
G: Kylee Botterman, Sr., MICH
FR: Kayla Slechta, MINN
FR: Melanie Shaffer, OSU

Feb. 7
G: Kylee Botterman, Sr., MICH
FR: Sarah Miller, OSU

Feb. 14
G: Kylee Botterman, Sr., MICH
FR: Melanie Shaffer, OSU

Feb. 21
G: Sharaya Musser, So., PSU
FR: Amber See, ILL
FR: Sarah Miller, OSU

Feb. 28
G: Sharaya Musser, So., PSU
FR: Sarah Miller, OSU

 

 

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