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Big Ten CommunicationsPublished: 1/29/2024, Last updated: 1/30/2024
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Illinois Sweeps Men’s Gymnastics Weekly Honors

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference has announced its Men’s Gymnasts of the Week for the week ending Jan. 28, 2024.

Gymnast of the Week

Logan Myers, Illinois

Sr. – Morrison, Colo. – Wheat Ridge – Major: Consumer Electronics and Finance

  • Posted scores of 13.750 in the still rings and 13.700 in the high bar to lead No. 5 Illinois to a win over then-No. 1 Oklahoma on Saturday

  • Garners his first Gymnast of the Week award

  • Last Illinois Gymnast of the Week: Hamish Carter (February 27, 2023)

Freshman of the Week

Brandon Dang, Illinois

San Jose, Calif. – Evergreen Valley – Major: Electrical Engineering

  • Tied for third in the pommel horse (13.850) in the Illini’s victory over Oklahoma

  • Earns his second consecutive Freshman of the Week award

  • Last Illinois Freshman of the Week: Brandon Dang (Jan. 22, 2024)

Event Specialist of the Week

Will Hauke, Illinois

Sr. – Indianapolis, Ind. – North Central – Major: Recreation, Sports and Tourism

  • Scored his second parallel bars win over the season with a 14.100, as Illinois downed top-ranked Oklahoma

  • Earns his first Event Specialist of the Week award

2024 Big Ten Men’s Gymnasts of the Week

Jan. 8

G: Josh Karnes, PSU

F: Landon Simpson, PSU

S: David Wolma, MICH

Jan. 15

G: Caden Spencer, OSU

F: Garrett Schooley, ILL

S: Javier Alonso, MICH

Jan. 22

G: Paul Juda, MICH

F: Brandon Dang, ILL

S: Fred Richard, MICH

Jan. 29

G: Logan Myers, ILL

F: Brandon Dang, ILL

S: Will Hauke, ILL