Iowa State's Kyven Gadson has earned the final Big 12 Wrestler of the Week award for the 2013-14 season. Gadson picks up the fifth award of his career as a Cyclone, earning the honor for competition from Feb. 17 through Feb. 23.
WRESTLER OF THE WEEK
Kyven Gadson, Iowa State, Jr., 197 lbs, Waterloo, Iowa
In the Cyclone’s dual against No. 1 Minnesota, Gadson earned a decision over the Gopher’s fifth ranked Scott Schiller. Gadson controlled the pace of the match from start to finish, notching two takedowns in periods one and two. He led 5-1 at the start of the final period. Schiller scored a late takedown, but Gadson prevailed 6-4. It was the junior's first win in four career matches vs. the Gopher All-American.
The Waterloo, Iowa, native finished the dual season 15-0, extending a 30-match dual win streak that dates back to Nov. 25, 2012.
Scores and Stats
No. 2 Kyven Gadson (ISU) dec. No. 5 Scott Schiller (Minnesota), 6-4.
2013-14 BIG 12 WRESTLERS OF THE WEEK/MONTH
|November||Travis Rutt, Oklahoma, RS-Sr., 197|
|Dec. 9||Andrew Howe, Oklahoma, RS-Sr., 174|
|Dec. 16||Chris Perry, Oklahoma State, Sr., 174|
|Jan. 6||Jon Morrison, Oklahoma State, Sr., 133|
|Jan. 13||Justin DeAngelis, Oklahoma, RS-Jr., 157|
|Jan. 20||Colin Johnston, West Virginia, Sr., 141|
|Jan. 27||Alex Dieringer, Oklahoma State, So., 157|
|Feb. 2||Mike Morales, West Virginia, Jr., 149|
|Feb. 10||A.J. Vizcarrondo, West Virginia, So., HWT|
|Feb. 17||Chris Perry, Oklahoma State, Sr., 174|
|Feb. 24||Kyven Gadson, Iowa State, Jr., 197|