Wrestler Adam Wright Receives Third CAA Co-Wrestler Of The Week Honor
Feb. 9, 2006
LAWRENCEVILLE - Adam Wright has been named the Colonial Athletic Association Co-Wrestler of the Week, for all competition January 31-February 6. Drexel's Ryan Hluschak shares the honor with Wright.
Wright, a senior 197 from Dayton, Virginia (Turner Ashby), won both of his matches last week, including a 5-2 upset victory over the 18th ranked wrestler in the nation, Daren Burns of UNC-Greensboro. Currently ranked 15th in the nation by Amateur Wrestling News, and first in the CAA, Wright improved to 14-0 in duals and 25-4 overall with a 20-9 major decision over Virginia's Brent Jones.
Wright was named CAA Co-Wrestler of the Week back on December 20, 2005, and January 10, 2006. Wright is ranked 17th by the NWCA, and 18th by W.I.N. Magazine.