Penn State's Taylor Earns Big Ten Wrestler of the Week Award

Nov. 19, 2013

Rosemont, Ill. -

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

  • Led No. 1 Penn State to road wins over No. 25 Rider (34-8) and Lehigh (22-12)
  • Pinned 13th-ranked Ramon Santiago of Rider in 4:27
  • Posted a 20-7 major decision over Lehigh’s Brian Brill to earn his 100th career bonus point victory, which ranks first in Nittany Lion history 
  • Currently ranked first in the nation at 165 pounds
  • Earned the third weekly award of his career and second in as many weeks
  • Last Penn State Wrestler of the Week: David Taylor (Nov. 12, 2013) 

2013-14 Wrestlers of the Week
Nov. 5                   Taylor Walsh, Jr., IND
Nov. 12                 David Taylor, Sr., PSU
Nov. 19                 David Taylor, Sr., PSU