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

David Taylor

David Taylor

Nov. 12, 2013

Rosemont, Ill. -

Wrestler of the Week
David Taylor, Penn State
165 - Sr. - St. Paris, Ohio - St. Paris Graham

  • Recorded four pins and a technical fall en route to the 165-pound title at the Binghamton Open
  • Pinned Stevens Institute's Colin Navickas (1:13), Binghamton's Vincent Grella (2:00), Lock Haven's Aaron McKinney (2:41) and Cornell's Craig Eifert (1:51)
  • Also posted an 18-2 technical fall against Rutgers' Nick Visicaro
  • Currently ranked first in the nation at 165 pounds
  • Ranks second all-time in Penn State history with 41 career pins
  • Earned the second weekly award of his career
  • Last Penn State Wrestler of the Week: Jon Gingrich (Jan. 15, 2013)  

2013-14 Wrestlers of the Week
Nov. 5                   Taylor Walsh, Jr., IND
Nov. 12                 David Taylor, Sr., PSU