BEREA, OHIO -- Freshman 125-pounder Jesse Gunter (Akron/Coventry) has been named as the Ohio Athletic Conference Wrestler-of-the-Week for his efforts at last weekend's Washington & Jefferson (Pa.) Invitational.
Gunter won his first collegiate championship as he won his weight class at the Washington & Jefferson (Pa.) College Invitational Tournament with a perfect 4-0 record. He had a pin, a major decision victory and won twice by-decision en route to placing first.
In addition to his individual title, Gunter placed third place finish at the Ithaca (N.Y.) Invitational in his first action as a collegian. He is now an impressive 8-1 overall after his first two weeks of action.
Gunter and the rest of the BW wrestling team is back in action this Saturday, November 17 when they travel to Ashland to compete in the 18th Annual Harris Open Invitational hosted by Ashland University at 10:00 a.m.
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February 12, 2013 BW Grapplers Fall to John Carroll in Season Finale
February 5, 2013 BW Grapplers Fall to No. 17-Ranked Ohio Northern University
February 2, 2013 BW Wrestlers Finish Third at 27th Annual Summa Tourney
January 29, 2013 BW Wrestlers Win First OAC Dual Against Muskingum, 44-9
January 26, 2013 BW Wrestlers Finish 1-1 at Thiel (Pa.) Mel Berry Duals
January 22, 2013 BW Wrestlers Fall to No. 30 Mount Union
January 15, 2013 BW Wrestlers Fall to Heidelberg, 36-6
January 12, 2013 BW Wins Team Title at Manchester (Ind.) Tournament
December 16, 2012 BW Wrestlers Defeat St. Vincent (N.Y.), 25-16
December 8, 2012 Wrestlers Defeat Case, 41-3, in First Dual Match
December 3, 2012 Gunter Earns Second OAC Wrestler of the Week
December 1, 2012 BW Grapplers Finish Fourth at RIT (NY) Tourney
November 17, 2012 BW Wrestlers Compete at Ashland Harris Open Tourney
November 12, 2012 Jesse Gunter Named OAC Wrestler of the Week
November 10, 2012 BW Competes at Washington & Jefferson Invitational Tournament
November 8, 2012 Matt Curley and Casey Bradley Join Wrestling Staff
November 5, 2012 BW Grapplers Picked Fifth in OAC Coaches Poll
November 3, 2012 BW Wrestling Team Finishes Seventh at Ithaca (NY) Tourney