Minnesota's Yohn Earns Final Weekly Wrestling Honor of 2011-12 Season

Minnesota's Cody Yohn has been named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week.

Feb. 21, 2012

Wrestler of the Week
Cody Yohn, Minnesota
165 – Jr. – Alamosa, Colo. – Alamosa 

  • Earned two dual wins to push No. 3 Minnesota to wins over No. 4 Iowa and No. 1 Oklahoma State en route to the NWCA Cliff Keen National Duals title
  • Won a 5-3 overtime decision against Iowa’s sixth-ranked Mike Evans to help the Gophers to the 16-15 comeback win over the Hawkeyes in the semifinals
  • Posted a 4-2 overtime victory versus the Cowboys’ Dallas Bailey to push Minnesota to an 18-13 win over Oklahoma State and the National Duals title
  • Ranked 14th nationally at 165 pounds
  • Takes home his first Big Ten weekly award
  • Last Minnesota Wrestler of the Week: Kevin Steinhaus (Nov. 22, 2011)

2011-12 Big Ten Wrestlers of the Week
Nov. 8: Logan Stieber, Fr., OSU
Nov. 15: B.J. Futrell, Jr., ILL
Nov. 22: Kevin Steinhaus, So., MINN
Nov. 29: Matt Fields, Sr., PUR
Dec. 6: Tony Ramos, So., IOWA; Logan Stieber, Fr., OSU
Dec. 13: Robert Kokesh, Fr., NEB
Dec. 20: Bryan Pearsall, Jr., PSU
Jan. 3: David Taylor, So., PSU
Jan. 10: Eric Terrazas, Sr., ILL; Tony Ramos, So., IOWA
Jan. 17: Logan Stieber, Fr., OSU; Ed Ruth, So., PSU
Jan. 24: Hunter Stieber, Fr., OSU
Jan. 31: Matt McDonough, Jr., IOWA
Feb. 7: Frank Molinaro, Sr., PSU
Feb. 14: Jesse Delgado, Fr., ILL
Feb. 21: Cody Yohn, Jr., MINN