Published: Feb. 19, 2020

Jackard named Big Ten Event Specialist of the week

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Michigan State freshman gymnast Jori Jackard has been named the Big Ten Event Specialist of the Week after her performance on Sunday, Feb. 16 against No. 23 Illinois, the conference announced Tuesday.

The Haslett, Michigan native set a new career-high on the uneven bars against the Fighting Illini, earning a 9.925 to capture the event title outright for her third bars title of the season.

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