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Oklahoma Sweeps Weekly Gymnastics Honors
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For the third straight week and fourth time this season, Oklahoma swept the Big 12 weekly gymnastics awards. For competition through Feb. 4, Brie Olson is the Gymnast of the Week recipient, while Madison Mooring and Haley Scaman are named Event Specialist of the Week and Newcomer of the Week, respectively. Olson picked up her fourth career weekly honor while Mooring nabbed her second specialist award of the season. This is the second newcomer honor and third overall recognition for Scaman.

BIG 12 GYMNAST OF THE WEEK
Brie Olson, Oklahoma, Sr., St. Cloud, Minn.
Olson had one of the best meets of her All-American career, setting a career best on the all-around and posting one of the top 10 scores in the nation this year with a score of 39.575. The 2012 Big 12 all-around champion also set a career best with a 9.925 on floor and a 9.9 on beam, helping OU to a season-high score of 197.375 and a victory at Big 12 opponent West Virginia.

BIG 12 EVENT SPECIALIST OF THE WEEK
Madison Mooring, Oklahoma, Jr., Sallisaw, Okla.
Mooring tied for the beam title with a season high 9.925 at West Virginia, helping the No. 1 ranked beam team earn a 49.475, the top team beam score of any squad in the country this year. The junior added a 9.8 vault score, helping OU to a 49.300 in that event, tops among all teams at the WVU quad.

BIG 12 NEWCOMER OF THE WEEK
Haley Scaman, Oklahoma, Fr., Plano, Texas
Scaman capped off the night in the anchor position on floor for OU with a 9.95, the top score of the meet. The freshman continues to improve her scores week to week and is the highest ranked freshman in the country on floor.

 

2013 BIG 12 GYMNASTS OF THE WEEK

Date Gymnast of the Week Event Specialist of the Week Newcomer of the Week
Jan. 8 Taylor Spears, Oklahoma, Jr. Madison Mooring, Oklahoma, Jr. Haley Scaman, Oklahoma, Fr.
Jan. 15 Erica Brewer, Oklahoma, So. Brie Olson, Oklahoma, Sr. Jaida Lawrence, West Virginia, Fr.
    Alaska Richardson, West Virginia, Sr.  
Jan. 22 Taylor Spears, Oklahoma, Jr. Haley Scaman, Oklahoma, Jr. Keeley Kmieciak, Oklahoma, Fr.
Jan. 29 Taylor Spears, Oklahoma, Jr. Lara Albright, Oklahoma, Jr. Lauren Alexander, Oklahoma, So.
Feb. 5 Brie Olson, Oklahoma, Sr. Madison Mooring, Oklahoma, Jr. Haley Scaman, Oklahoma, Fr.

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