March 10, 2004
PARK RIDGE, IL –
Senior Alexis Maday receives her fifth Big Ten Gymnast of the Week award after leading the GymHawks to a third-place finish against No. 4 Utah, No. 8 Washington and Illinois-Chicago. Maday shares this week’s award with Michigan’s Elise Ray.
At last weekend’s meet, Maday tied for first on floor with a score of 9.95. She also tied for third on bars (9.925) and vault (9.95). Maday finished sixth in the all-around with a 39.45.
Maday is nationally ranked in every event. She is ranked second on bars, sixth in the all-around, tied for seventh on floor, tied for ninth on vault and tied for 25th on beam.
The 16th-ranked GymHawks travel to Ames on Friday to compete against intrastate rival Iowa State.