Evan Obert Named IIAC Performer of the Week

The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) has announced that Evan Obert was named the wrestling Performer of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Nov. 17.

Obert, a junior 133-pounder, placed second in the Elite Division at the Luther Open. He defeated Simpson’s Jacob Freeman, 14-3, pinned Cornell’s Mitch Hood in the first period (1:48) and decisioned Iowa’s Matthew Gurule, 6-0, before falling to two-time all-American and 2013 national runner-up Tony Ramos of Iowa, 14-5.


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