Davis Named Big Ten Gymnast of the Week

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IOWA CITY, Iowa – University of Iowa sophomore Evan Davis was named Big Then Gymnast of the Week, the conference announced on Tuesday.

On Feb. 8, the No. 9 Hawkeyes competed against top-ranked Oklahoma. Davis won the all-around with a career-best 81.950. The Houston native placed second on rings (13.600) and third on the floor (14.200) and parallel bars (13.800).

Davis’ performance on the floor, pommel horse (13.000), rings and parallel bars all were season-bests.

This is Davis’ third-career Big Ten honor. Davis was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week twice last season.

The Hawkeyes are back in action March 1, at 1 p.m. hosting No. 5 Illinois inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena.


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