Maryland Earns Wrestler of the Week Honors
Dec. 19, 2017

Wrestler of the Week
Patrick Gerish, Maryland
165 pounds – Jr. – Fairfield, N.J. – Newark Academy

• Went undefeated on the weekend, posting a 5-0 record to claim the 165-pound individual title at the Cleveland State Open
• Won his first four matches of the tournament by way of fall, including a 51-second win in the second round
• Won the 165-pound championship bout by decision over Brett Stein of Gardner-Webb
• Earns the first Wrestler of the Week award of his career
• Last Maryland Wrestler of the Week: Youssif Hemida (Nov. 21, 2017)

2017-18 Wrestlers of the Week
Nov. 7: Javier Gasca, Sr., MSU
Nov. 14: Adam Coon, Sr., MICH/Te'Shan Campbell, Jr., OSU
Nov. 21: Youssif Hemida, Jr., MD
Nov. 28: Michael Kemerer, So., IOWA
Dec. 5: Alec Pantaleo, Jr., MICH/ Kollin Moore, So., OSU
Dec. 12: Alex Marinelli, Fr., IOWA
Dec. 19: Patrick Gerish, Jr., MD