NORFOLK, Va. (Mar. 13) -- Old Dominion University wrestler Jeff Rusak (Reading, PA) will be competing in the NCAA wrestling championships this week in Iowa City, Iowa. Rusak, the CAA champ at 174, is currently 31-3 on the year with 10 pins.
2001 marks the third straight season that Rusak has advanced to the tournament. In 1998 99, he finished 2-2 at the championship as a freshman and last season finished 1-2. In 2001, Rusak finished the season ranked #17 by Amateur Wrestling News and #18 by InterMat.
The Rusak File
Ranked #17 by Amateur Wrestling News/ #18 by InterMat
CAA Champion-174 lbs.
2000 record- 31-3
CAA runner-up (157)
CAA runner-up (165)
Finished regular season 31-3
Career record: 98-15
Undefeated in three years of dual meet competition
Coppin State Open-1st place
ODU Invitational-1st place
Mat Town-2nd place
Penn State Invitational-2nd place
Virginia Intercollegiate Championships-1st place
CAA Championships-1st place