The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) has announced that Evan Obert has been named the Performer of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Jan. 20.
Obert, a junior 133-pounder, posted Luther’s only victory in a 36-3 dual loss to Wartburg with a 3-1 sudden-victory win over top-ranked and two-time defending national champion Kenny Anderson. The result snapped Anderson’s 51-match winning streak.
Obert, ranked No. 5 in Division III, improved his season record to 20-3 with the victory.