Penn State's Wade Named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week

Penn State's Cameron Wade has been named the Big Ten Wrestler of the Week.

Penn State's Cameron Wade has been named the Big Ten Wrestler of the Week.

Jan. 25, 2011

Big Ten Wrestling Weekly Release

Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
Cameron Wade, Penn State
Jr. - HWT - Twinsburg, Ohio - St. Peter Chanel

Penn State heavyweight Cameron Wade earns his first Big Ten Wrestler of the Week honor after defeating two ranked opponents over the weekend to help the No. 2 Nittany Lions remain undefeated. Wade, the sixth-ranked heavyweight in the country, won a 3-2 decision against third-ranked Ryan Tomei of Pittsburgh, leading the Nittany Lions to a 30-7 win over the No. 22 Panthers on Friday. The junior followed with a 6-0 decision over 14th-ranked Ricky Alcala of Indiana, helping Penn State secure a 36-8 victory over the Hoosiers on Sunday. Wade moved to 21-3 this season after the back-to-back victories, while the Nittany Lions hold a 13-0 overall record and a 2-0 mark in Big Ten duals.

Last Penn State Wrestler of the Week: Ed Ruth (Jan. 4, 2011)

2010-11 Big Ten Wrestlers of the Week
Nov. 9: Ian Paddock, So., OSU
Nov. 16: Kyle Dooley, So., ILL; Sean Boyle, So., MICH
Nov. 23: Travis Rutt, Jr., WIS
Nov. 30: Paul Young, Sr., IND
Dec. 7: Kellen Russell, Jr., MICH
Dec. 14: Kevin Steinhaus, Fr., MINN
Dec. 21: Tony Dallago, Fr., ILL
Jan. 4: Ed Ruth, Fr., PSU
Jan. 11: Cole Schmitt, So., WIS
Jan. 18: Brandon Zeerip, Fr., MICH
Jan. 25: Cameron Wade, Jr., PSU

 

 

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