Michigan and Minnesota Earn Big Ten Women’s Gymnastics Weekly Honors

March 7, 2016

Gymnast of the Week
Nicole Artz, Michigan
Jr. – Holland, Mich. – West Ottawa

  • Claimed the all-around title, scoring a 39.725 against Utah
  • Claimed the all-around title, scoring a 39.725 against Utah
  • Claims the eighth Gymnast of the Week honor of her career
  • Last Michigan Gymnast of the Week: Nicole Artz (Feb. 9, 2016)


Event Specialist of the Week
Hanna Nordquist, Minnesota
Sr. – Otsego, Minn. – Spectrum

  • Posted first- and second-place finishes on the beam against Denver and Air Force, respectively
  • Recorded marks of 9.950 and 9.850 on the beam
  • Collects her second Big Ten Event Specialist of the Week honor
  • Last Minnesota Event Specialist of the Week: Hanna Nordquist (Jan. 25, 2016)


Freshman of the Week
Olivia Karas, Michigan
Fr. – Chicago, Ill – Latin School of Chicago

  • Finished third in the all-around competition with a score of 39.500 against Utah
  • Posted a career-high on the bars with a score of 9.90
  • Collects her eighth Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Olivia Karas (Feb. 29, 2016)

2016 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week
Jan. 4    
               

G: Nicole Artz, Jr., MICH


 

 

E: Talia Chiarelli, So., MICH

F: Olivia Karas, MICH

 

Jan. 11                 

G: Nicole Artz, Jr., MICH

G: Jennie Laeng, Jr., NEB

E: Talia Chiarelli, So., MICH

F: Olivia Karas, MICH

 

Jan. 18                 

G: Olivia Karas, Fr., MICH

G: Lindsay Mable, Sr., MINN

E: Talia Chiarelli, So., MICH

F: Olivia Karas, MICH

 

Jan. 25 

G: Hollie Blanske, Sr., NEB

E: Hanna Nordquist, Sr., MINN

F: Olivia Karas, MICH

 

Feb. 1

G: Olivia Karas, Fr., MICH

E: Jennie Laeng, Jr., NEB

F: Olivia Karas, MICH

 

Feb. 9

G: Nicole Artz, Jr., MICH

G: Lindsay Mable, Sr., MINN

E: Talia Chiarelli, So., MICH

F: Kaitlyn Hofland, OSU

 

Feb. 15

G: Lindsay Mable, Sr., MINN

E: Lindsay Williams, Sr., MICH

F: Olivia Karas, MICH

 

Feb. 22

G: Lindsay Mable, Sr., MINN

E: Sunny Kato, Sr., ILL

F: Lizzy Leduc, ILL

 

Feb. 29

G: Giana O’Connor, Sr., ILL

G: Lindsay Mable, Sr., MINN

E: Sunny Kato, Sr., ILL

F: Olivia Karas, MICH

 

March 7

G: Nicole Artz, Jr., MICH

E: Hanna Nordquist, Sr., MINN

F: Olivia Karas, MICH­