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Oklahoma Sweeps First Weekly Gymnastics Honors
January 15, 2014
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Erica Brewer, Rebecca Clark and Chayse Capps of Oklahoma have earned the first Big 12 weekly gymnastics awards of the 2014 season. Brewer is the Gymnast of the Week recipient, while Clark and Capps collect Event Specialist of the Week and Newcomer of the Week honors, respectively. Brewer picked up her third Gymnast of the Week honor and fourth weekly accolade overall. This is Clark’s and Capps first weekly award recognition.

BIG 12 GYMNAST OF THE WEEK
Erica Brewer, Oklahoma, Jr., Louisville, Ky.
Erica Brewer was a key component of Oklahoma’s victory over No. 8 Georgia in Norman, posting the highest home all-around score of her career (39.450) to take the all-around title. She also tops for OU on uneven bars, picking up a 9.925 in the anchor position to earn the event title, while her vault score of 9.85 tied her career-high. Brewer aided OU to a 197.700 team score, the highest season-opening score in program history.

BIG 12 EVENT SPECIALIST OF THE WEEK
Rebecca Clark, Oklahoma, Jr., Blue Springs, Mo.
Clark tied for first on beam with a 9.925, which tied her career-high on the event. Her efforts helped the Sooners to a 49.375 on the event, the nation’s highest score that weekend. She also posted a 9.875 on bars to finish fifth overall, aiding OU to a 49.350.

BIG 12 NEWCOMER OF THE WEEK
Chayse Capps, Oklahoma, Fr., Plano, Texas
Capps competed in an impressive three events in her first career collegiate meet, playing a crucial role in OU’s 197.700 victory over Georgia. Her 9.875 on vault factored into the Sooners’ 49.475 effort overall, and her 9.9 on floor was the team’s second-highest score behind Scaman (9.95). She also competed on beam, earning a 9.75.

2014 BIG 12 GYMNASTS OF THE WEEK

Date Gymnast of the Week Event Specialist of the Week Newcomer of the Week
Jan. 15 Erica Brewer, Oklahoma, Jr. Rebecca Clark, Oklahoma, Jr. Chayse Capps, Oklahoma, Fr.
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