Nicholson Named CAA Wrestler of the Week for Third Time This Season

February 08, 2011
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Feb. 8, 2011

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. - James Nicholson was named Colonial Athletic Association co-wrestler of the week for all matches from Feb. 1-6, the CAA announced Tuesday.

Nicholson won his only match of the week with a first period pin against NC State.

The senior is now 25-0 on the year and No. 4 in the country at 125-pounds.

Nicholson is tied for fourth in school history with 128 wins, tying the total of Jesse Strawn.

He split the honor with Drexel's Jack Callender.

The Monarchs finish out the season on a three-game home stretch starting Thursday night at the Ted Constant Convocation Center against No. 10 Virginia Tech at 8:30 p.m. The match will follow ODU women's basketball, as they Lady Monarchs take on Northeastern at 5:30 p.m.