Michigan's Coon Takes Home Big Ten Wrestler of the Week Honors

Adam Coon

Jan. 21, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Wrestler of the Week
Adam Coon, Michigan
HWT – Fr. – Fowlerville, Mich. – Fowlerville  

  • Helped No. 19 Michigan record wins over No. 2 Minnesota (19-14) and No. 11 Illinois (19-13)
  • Clinched the match against the Gophers with a 4-2 sudden victory decision over second-ranked and two-time national champion Tony Nelson
  • Posted a 12-3 major decision over Illinois’ Chris Lopez 
  • Improved to 23-0 on the year, including a 6-0 mark against top-seven opponents
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Michigan Wrestler of the Week: Kellen Russell (Feb. 14, 2011)

2013-14 Wrestlers of the Week
Nov. 5                  Taylor Walsh, Jr., IND
Nov. 12                 David Taylor, Sr., PSU
Nov. 19                 David Taylor, Sr., PSU
Nov. 26                 Tyler Graff, Sr., WIS
Dec. 3                   Scott Schiller, Jr., MINN
Dec. 10                 Johnni DiJulius, So., OSU
Dec. 17                 Zain Retherford, Fr., PSU
Dec. 24                 Ed Ruth, Sr., PSU
Dec. 31                 Thomas Gilman, Fr., IOWA
Jan. 7                    Adam Chalfant, Sr., IND
                             David Taylor, Sr., PSU
Jan. 14                  Tony Ramos, Sr., IOWA
                            Mike McMullan, Jr., NU
Jan. 21                  Adam Coon, Fr., MICH