DENVER - Boise State's Hannah Redmon has been named the Verizon Western Athletic Conference Specialist of the Week for the week of Feb. 14-20. Redmon earned her third Specialist of the Week honor this season.
Redmon, a senior from Sparks, Nev. (Flips USA) won the vault title with a season-best 9.925 at a dual meet against Utah State. The win marks her second vault title of the season and 18th of her career, which moves her into sole possession of the No. 2 spot in all-time vault wins at Boise State. Redmon also scored a 9.875 to win on floor and a 9.850 on bars to place second.
San Jose State's Thomasina Wallace earned the WAC Gymnast of the week honor after winning the all-around title in a dual meet against Southern Utah with a 39.250. The score marks her third 39.000-plus score of the season. Wallace also won on vault with a 9.825. Wallace also scored a 9.875 on beam, helping the Spartans to a school-record 49.275 team score on the event. She added a 9.800 on floor and a 9.750 on bars.
Other Athlete of the Week Nominees: Boise State junior Amy Glass ... Cal State Fullerton senior Alaina Baker ... Sacramento State senior Amanda Blauvelt ... Southern Utah junior Brooke Cersosimo ... Utah State senior Jackie Dillon.
Other Specialist of the Week Nominees: Cal State Fullerton junior Taylor Kearns ... Sacramento State freshman Elideth Guerrero ... Southern Utah sophomore Alyssa Click ... San Jose State junior Aubrey Lee ... Utah State junior Nicole Simoneau.