Penn State's Musser Sweeps Weekly Gymnastics Honors

Penn State's Sharaya Musser became the first woman to be named both Gymnast and Freshman of the Week.

Penn State's Sharaya Musser became the first woman to be named both Gymnast and Freshman of the Week.

March 8, 2010

Gymnast of the Week
Sharaya Musser, Penn State
Colorado Springs, Colo.

Musser wins her first Gymnast of the Week honor of after she claimed the all-around title in the Nittany Lions first-place finish of their quadrangular meet over the weekend. The freshman’s first-place finish on vault (9.975) and on the balance beam (9.925), along with a fourth on bars (9.875) and a sixth-place effort in floor exercise (9.825) gave her the top all-around mark of 39.600. All of her scores were career-highs as she helped Penn State to a season-high mark of 196.725.

Last Penn State Gymnast of the Week: Brandi Personett (Feb. 22, 2010)

Freshman of the Week
Sharaya Musser, Penn State
Colorado Springs, Colo.

Musser wins her second Freshman of the Week honor of after she claimed the all-around title in the Nittany Lions first-place finish of their quadrangular meet over the weekend. The freshman’s first-place finish on vault (9.975) and on the balance beam (9.925), along with a fourth on bars (9.875) and a sixth-place effort in floor exercise (9.825) gave her the top all-around mark of 39.600. All of her scores were career-highs as she helped Penn State to a season-high mark of 196.725.

Last Penn State Freshman of the Week: Sharaya Musser (Feb. 15, 2010)