Nebraska, Illinois and Michigan Earn Big Ten Women's Gymnastics Weekly Accolades

Illinois' Amber See

Illinois' Amber See

March 17, 2014

Gymnast of the Week
Emily Wong, Nebraska
Sr. – Grand Forks, N.D. – Red River

  • Won the all-around with a score of 39.625 to help No. 9 Nebraska defeat No. 14 Illinois, No. 23 Ohio State and Michigan State and clinch a share of the Big Ten Championship
  • Placed first on the floor exercise (9.950) and bars (9.925) and finished fourth on the beam (9.875) and vault (9.875)
  • Finished first in the all-around in every meet the Cornhuskers competed in this season
  • Earns the seventh Big Ten weekly award of her career
  • Last Nebraska Gymnast of the Week: Emily Wong (March 10, 2014)

Event Specialist of the Week
Amber See, Illinois
Sr. – Minnetonka, Minn. – Hopkins

  • Placed second on the floor exercise with a score of 9.925 in No. 14 Illinois’ Big Ten quad meet versus No. 9 Nebraska, No. 23 Ohio State and Michigan State
  • Tied for first on the vault with mark of 9.900 and finished seventh on the beam (9.850)
  • Collects the fourth weekly award of her career
  • Last Illinois Event Specialist of the Week: Amber See (Feb. 24, 2014)

Freshman of the Week
Nicole Artz, Michigan
Fr. – Holland, Mich. – West Ottawa

  • Tied for second in three events in No. 8 Michigan’s Big Ten quad meet versus No. 13 Minnesota, No. 15 Penn State and Iowa
  • Recorded a score of 9.900 on the bars, beam and floor exercise
  • Picks up the fourth weekly award of her career
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Nicole Artz (Feb. 10, 2014)

2014 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week

Jan. 6                    
G: Randi Lau, Jr., PSU
E: Kassidy Stauder, Sr., PSU
F: Nicole Medvitz, PSU


 

 

Jan. 13                 
G: Emily Wong, Sr., NEB
E: Natalie Beilstein, Sr., MICH
F: Nicole Artz, MICH

Jan. 20                 
G: Joanna Sampson, Sr., MICH
E: Austin Sheppard, So., MICH
F: Erin Buchanan, ILL

Jan. 27                 
G: Lindsay Mable, So., MINN
E: Reema Zakharia, Sr., MICH
F: Nicole Artz, MICH

Feb. 3                   
G: Joanna Sampson, Sr., MICH
E: Austin Sheppard, So., MICH
F: Erin Buchanan, ILL

Feb. 10                
G: Emily Wong, Sr., NEB
E: Jennifer Lauer, Jr., NEB
F: Nicole Artz, MICH

Feb. 17                
G: Lindsay Mable, So., MINN
E: Kylie Schermann, Jr., MINN
F: Emily Lennon, ILL

Feb. 24:                               
G: Jessie DeZiel, Jr., NEB
E: Amber See, Sr., ILL
F: Erin Buchanan, ILL

March 3               
G: Emily Wong, Sr., NEB
E: Austin Sheppard, So., MICH
F: Emma Sibson, PSU

March 10            
G: Emily Wong, Sr., NEB
E: Austin Sheppard, So., MICH
F: Emma Sibson, PSU

March 17            
G: Emily Wong, Sr., NEB
E: Amber See, Sr., ILL
F: Nicole Artz, MICH