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McDonough honored as Wrestler of the Week

[ 0 ] November 20, 2012 |

 Hawkeye senior Matt McDonough posted a 3-0 record over the weekend, including two wins over top-10 opponents.

Big Ten news release:

Wrestler of the Week

Matt McDonough, Iowa

125 – Sr. – Marion, Iowa – Linn-Mar

  • Led No. 4 Iowa to wins over No. 17 Virginia (26-12), Cumberland (52-0) and Tennessee-Chattanooga (37-6)
  • Pinned ninth-ranked Nick Soto of Tennessee-Chattanooga in 1:45 and Cumberland’s Zach Shelton in 1:51
  • Earned a 9-4 decision over fifth-ranked Matt Snyder of Virginia
  • Ranked first nationally at 125 pounds
  • Collects his third career Wrestler of the Week award and first this season
  • Last Iowa Wrestler of the Week: Matt McDonough (Jan 31, 2012)

2012-13 Wrestlers of the Week

Nov. 6                   Tony Dallago, Jr., ILL

Nov. 13                 Michael McClure, Jr., MSU

Nov. 20                 Matt McDonough, Sr., IOWA

Category: Wrestling

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