Ruggeri named Big Ten Gymnast of the Week

Illini gymnast Paul Ruggeri was named the Big Ten Gymnast of the Week.

According to a press release, the Illinois junior took four individual titles Saturday night when the Illini got a victory against Minnesota. Ruggeri set a career high and a school record on high bar (16.100).

The honor is Ruggeri’s second this season and fifth of his career.