Oklahoma State’s Chris Perry has been named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week for competition from Dec. 10 through Dec. 15. Perry earned his 99th and 100th career victories on Saturday. The honor is the first of Perry’s career at Oklahoma State.
WRESTLER OF THE WEEK
Chris Perry, Oklahoma State, Sr., 174 lbs
Oklahoma State senior and second-ranked Chris Perry earned his 99th and 100th career wins on Saturday with bonus points attached at Northern Colorado and Wyoming. Perry scored nine dual points for OSU and 19 individual match points in the back-to-back duals.
Perry started the day with an 18-2 technical fall over Josh Van Tine in 5:10. He picked up four takedowns, three three-point near falls and an escape to end it early. The Cowboys went on to shut out the Bears, 48-0. Perry and the Pokes traveled to Laramie, Wyo., later that day to take on the Wyoming Cowboys. Perry was welcomed into the Oklahoma State wrestling 100-win club after he defeated Wyoming’s Brent Havlik with an 11-3 major decision to earn his 100th career win.
Perry has collected six bonus-point victories on the year, three technical falls, two falls and one major decision. OSU went on to defeat Wyoming, 30-6.
Howe’s Results from Dec. 3 through Dec. 15
No. 2 Chris Perry TF5 Josh Van Tine, 19-2, 5:01
No. 2 Chris Perry MD Brent Havlik, 11-3
8-1 overall, 4-1 dual, three tech falls, two falls, one major decision
2013-14 BIG 12 WRESTLERS OF THE WEEK/MONTH
|November:||Travis Rutt, OU, RS-Sr., 197|
|Dec. 9:||Andrew Howe, OU, RS-Sr., 174|
|Dec. 16:||Chris Perry, OSU, Sr., 174|