Berlaga Tabbed Specialist of the Week
STANFORD, Calif. - Freshman Mark Berlaga has been named College Gymnastics Association Specialist of the Week following his first collegiate competition last week. The native of Palo Alto, Calif. earned a share of the still rings title with a 14.200 on Saturday from the Rocky Mountain Open.
Including Berlaga's victory on rings, the Cardinal managed four event titles on Saturday to finish second at the annual competition.
The recognition from the CGA is the first of Berlaga's career, and is also the first for Stanford this season.
The Cardinal will return home for its second meet of the year, hosting the Stanford Open on Saturday, January 29 at 4 p.m. PT.