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UCLA's Ross, Utah's Tessen and Arizona State’s Boyer earn the Pac-12 gymnasts of the week awards

Mar 10, 2020

GYMNAST OF THE WEEK: Kyla Ross, Sr., UCLA (Aliso Viejo, Calif.)
• Remains unbeaten this season in the all-around, notching her eighth win with a score of 39.725 against No. 9 California.
• Scored her first perfect 10 of the year on vault to help the Bruins claim a season-high team score in the event (49.575).
• Took first place on vault (10.0), bars (9.975) and in the all-around (39.725).
• Ranks No. 1 in the nation on bars, No. 2 on beam, No. 3 in the all-around, No. 4 on floor and No. 11 on vault.

SPECIALIST OF THE WEEK: Kim Tessen, Sr., Utah (Orem, Utah)
• Scored the first perfect 10 of her career on vault against Stanford, earning a fourth vault title this season.
• After entering the floor lineup last minute following a teammate’s injury, Tessen tied for second place in the event (9.90).
• Ranks No. 9 in the nation on both vault and bars.
• Scored a 9.90 or higher on at least one event in every meet this season, helping the Red Rocks claim the first-ever Pac-12 regular season title and remain undefeated overall.

FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK: Juliette Boyer, Fr., Arizona State (Daly City, California)
• Helped ASU to two wins over rival Arizona and Pittsburgh, elevating them 14 spots to No. 21 in the Road to Nationals ranking.
• Took first place on bars (9.875) and tied for third place on floor (9.850) against the GymCats.
• Tied for first place and scored career-highs on bars (9.90), floor (9.90) and in the all-around (39.350) against Pittsburgh.

ALSO NOMINATED:
Gymnast of the Week:
Morgan Wilson, Arizona State; Maya Bordas, California; Sabrina Gill, Oregon State; Kyla Bryant, Stanford; Cristal Isa, Utah; Evanni Roberson, Washington
Specialist of the Week: Jenny Leung, Arizona; Jessica Ginn, Arizona State; Nina Schank, California; Isis Lowery, Oregon State; Taylor Lawson, Stanford; Gracie Kramer, UCLA; Geneva Thompson, Washington
Freshman of the Week: Zaza Brovedani, Arizona; Nevaeh DeSouza, California; Jenna Domingo, Oregon State; Chloe Widner, Stanford; Samantha Sakti, UCLA; Maile O'Keefe, Utah

  Gymnast of the Week Specialist of the Week Freshman of the Week
Jan. 7 Kyla Ross, UCLA Samantha Sakti, UCLA Chloe Widner, Stanford
Jan. 14 Kyana George, CAL Kim Tessen, Utah Zaza Brovedani, Arizona
Jan. 22 Kyla Ross, UCLA Emi Watterson, CAL Nevaeh DeSouza, CAL
Jan. 29 Kyla Ross, UCLA Grace Glenn, UCLA Maile O'Keefe, Utah
Feb. 4 Kyana George, CAL Gracie Kramer, UCLA Nevaeh DeSouza, CAL
Feb. 12 Kyana George, CAL Adrienne Randall, Utah Nevaeh DeSouza, CAL
Feb. 18 Evanni Roberson, Washington Kyla Ross, UCLA Maile O'Keefe, Utah
Feb. 25 Kyla Ross, UCLA Grace Glenn, UCLA Hannah Scharf, ASU
Mar. 4 Evanni Roberson, Washington Kyla Ross, UCLA Abby Paulson, Utah
Mar. 10 Kyla Ross, UCLA Kim Tessen, Utah Juliette Boyer, ASU