Acro & Tumbling Athletes of the Week – Feb. 23-25, 2018
Awards are given by NCATA office.

Player of the Week
Lauren Sturm – Baylor
Sturm competed in 10 heats, helping lead the Bears to seven heat victories. The senior helped Baylor tie or beat its previous season high in all 10 heats, additionally helping the Bears score their first perfect score of the season with a 10.0 in the compulsory toss. Sturm added a 9.90 in seven-element acro, a 9.75 in the synchronized toss, a 9.80 in the open toss and a 9.70 in duo tumbling. She capped her meet with a 9.825 in the open toss, helping lead Baylor to a win over Oregon on Saturday.

Specialist of the Week
Haley Cochran – Fairmont State
Cochran helped Fairmont State start the season with a 1-0 record after helping the Falcons to five scores of 9.50 or better in events 2-5, including a perfect score of 10.0 in pyramid heat one. The senior added a trio of 9.60 scores in the synchronized pyramid, open pyramid 450 salto toss.

Freshman of the Week
Isabella Caperton – Alderson Broaddus
Caperton wrapped the Battlers' meet against Quinnipiac with a slew of strong performances. Helping Alderson Broaddus to a 9.5 and 9.55, respectively in the compulsory toss and pyramid, Caperton added a 9.7 in the open pyramid and a 9.65 in the 450 salto.