Nebraska and Penn State Take Final Women's Gymnastics Honors of 2012

Penn State's Sharaya Musser has been named Big Ten Gymnast of the Week.

March 19, 2012

Gymnast of the Week
Sharaya Musser, Penn State
Jr. – Colorado Springs, Colo. – Pine Creek 

  • Earned titles in three of four events as well as the all-around in Penn State’s win over Maryland
  • Tied a season-high score on the all-around with a mark of 39.650
  • Took crowns on the vault (9.950), floor exercise (9.950) and balance beam (9.850), adding a second-place finish on bars (9.875)
  • Picks up her sixth Big Ten Gymnast of the Week honor
  • Last Penn State Gymnast of the Week: Sharaya Musser (March 5, 2012)

Freshman of the Week
Jessie DeZiel, Nebraska
Rogers, Minn. – Spectrum 

  • Won the floor exercise and posted top-five finishes in all four events and the all-around to help Nebraska defeat Iowa State
  • Earned a score of 9.900 in the floor exercise en route to the title, finishing second on the vault (9.925) and fifth on the bars (9.875) and balance beam (9.750)
  • Totaled an all-around score of 39.450 to take third place
  • Collects her ninth Big Ten Freshman of the Week award
  • Last Nebraska Freshman of the Week: Jessie DeZiel (March 12, 2012)

2012 Big Ten Gymnasts of the Week
Jan. 9
G: Sharaya Musser, Jr., PSU
F: Emma Willis, IOWA
Jan. 16
G: Jessie DeZiel, Fr., NEB
F: Jessie DeZiel, NEB
Jan. 23
G: Lora Evenstad, Sr., NEB
G: Sharaya Musser, Jr., PSU
F: Jessie DeZiel, NEB
Jan. 30
G: Alina Weinstein, Jr., ILL
F: Jessie DeZiel, NEB
Feb. 6
G: Sharaya Musser, Jr., PSU
F: Jessie DeZiel, NEB
Feb. 13
G: Sharaya Musser, Jr., PSU
F: Jessie DeZiel, NEB
Feb. 20
G: Jessie DeZiel, Fr., NEB
G: Colleen Dean, Jr., OSU
F: Jessie DeZiel, NEB
Feb. 27
G: Sarah Miller, So., OSU
F: Sachi Sugiyama, MICH
March 5
G: Sarah Miller, So., OSU
G: Sharaya Musser, Jr., PSU
F: Jessie DeZiel, NEB
March 12
G: Jamie Schleppenbach, So., NEB
F: Jessie DeZiel, NEB
March 19
G: Sharaya Musser, Jr., PSU
F: Jessie DeZiel, NEB