This is the first Gymnast of the Week award for Maestas this season
Feb. 6, 2014
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Fighting Illini C.J. Maestas has been named CGA Gymnast of the Week for his impressive performance against No. 7 Minnesota and No. 10 Nebraska, for the week of Feb. 2.
Maestas took home the titles on rings and in all-around this past Saturday, helping the team to a 2nd of 3 finish.
Maestas captured his third still rings title of the season, and broke the school record on still rings, previously held by teammate Mike Wilner, with a score of 16.050. This marks his first all-around title of the season, taking the title with a score of 85.400.
The award marks Maestas' first CGA Gymnast of the Week win of the season.
The Orange and Blue will return to action this coming Saturday, Feb. 26, traveling to Iowa City, Iowa to take on the Hawkeyes at 7 p.m. CT.