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Campbell Earns Third Pac-12 Freshman of Week Honor

Mar 9, 2021
Chae Campbell

UCLA gymnast Chae Campbell won her conference-leading third Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honor this season.

The Carrollton, Texas native won the all-around for the third time this season, scoring a career-high 39.625 at California. Campbell also won vault for the fourth time in 2021, recording the maximum possible score of 9.950 on her Yurchenko layout full vault. Her vault score helped the Bruins record a season-high team mark of 49.375. She also helped the team achieve a season-best 49.450 on floor exercise with her 9.925. Additionally, Campbell scored a career-high 9.875 on uneven bars and a 9.875 on balance beam.

Joining Campbell as Pac-12 weekly award-winners were Utah's Maile O'Keefe (Gymnast of the Week), Cal's Emi Watterson (Specialist of the Week) and Stanford's Chloe Widner (Coaches Choice).

The Bruins will conclude regular season competition on Saturday, Mar. 13 at 2pm against San Jose State in Pauley Pavilion presented by Wescom.

2021 Pac-12 Gymnast of the Week
Jan. 18: Maile O'Keefe, Utah; Jan. 27: Hannah Scharf, Arizona State; Feb. 2: Maile O'Keefe, Utah; Feb. 9: Maile O'Keefe, Utah; Feb. 16: Nevaeh DeSouza, California; Feb. 23: Kyana George, California; Mar. 2: Margzetta Frazier, UCLA; Mar. 9: Maile O'Keefe, Utah.

2021 Pac-12 Specialist of the Week
Jan. 18: Sydney Soloski, Utah; Jan. 27: Nia Dennis, UCLA; Feb. 2: Abby Paulson, Utah; Feb. 9: Alexia Burch, Utah; Feb. 16: Amara Cunningham, Washington; Feb. 23: Sydney Soloski, Utah; Mar. 2: Jaedyn Rucker, Utah; Mar. 9: Emi Watterson, California.

2021 Pac-12 Freshman/Newcomer of the Week
Jan. 18: Sarah Clark, Arizona State; Jan. 27: Frida Esparza, UCLA; Feb. 2: Chae Campbell, UCLA; Feb. 9: Sarah Clark, Arizona State; Feb. 16: Andi Li, California; Feb. 23: Chae Campbell, UCLA; Mar. 2: Emily White, Arizona State; Mar. 9: Chae Campbell, UCLA.

2021 Coaches Choice
Jan. 18: Jaedyn Rucker, Utah; Jan. 27: Jada Mangahas, Arizona State; Feb. 2: Alexia Burch, Utah; Feb. 9: Jaedyn Rucker, Utah; Feb. 16: Emily White, Arizona State; Feb. 23: Alexia Burch, Utah; Mar. 2: Sara Ulias, UCLA; Mar. 9: Chloe Widner, Stanford.