Ohio State's Paddock Named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
Nov. 9, 2010
PARK RIDGE, Ill. - Ohio State's Ian Paddock has been named the Big Ten Wrestler of the Week, the conference office announced on Tuesday.
Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
Ian Paddock earns the first Big Ten weekly honor of the 2010-11 season after taking the 133-pound title at the Buffalo Open last weekend. Paddock went 4-0 at the tournament, outscoring his opponents by a 35-6 margin en route to the title. The 12th-ranked sophomore defeated Bloomsburg's Jeremiah Biddle by a 17-2 technical fall in the opening round, following with a 2-0 overtime decision over Edinboro's Matthew Hasbrouck. He then took a 10-4 decision against Edinboro's Mitchell Port to advance to the finals, where he defeated 14th-ranked Kevin Smith of Buffalo, 6-0, to earn the title.
Last Ohio State Wrestler of the Week: Lance Palmer (Feb. 16, 2010)
2010-11 Big Ten Wrestlers of the Week
Nov. 9: Ian Paddock, So., Ohio State