Oklahoma's Justin DeAngelis has been named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week for competition from Jan. 6 through Jan. 12. This week's honor marks the first of DeAngelis' career. He is the third Sooner to earn a conference weekly honor this season.
WRESTLER OF THE WEEK
Justin DeAngelis, Oklahoma, Jr., 157 lbs.
In No. 4 Oklahoma’s road duals at Wyoming and at No. 17 Iowa State, redshirt junior Justin DeAngelis logged a pair of decisions to help the Sooners to victories, 33-9 and 27-11, respectively. Against Wyoming on Thursday night, DeAngelis upset No. 18 Andy McCulley by a 5-3 decision. He defeated Iowa State’s John Nicholson by decision, 10-1, on Sunday afternoon. This season, DeAngelis has posted a 12-3 overall record and a 6-1 mark in dual competition.
Scores and Stats:
Justin DeAngelis (OU) dec. Andy McCulley (Wyoming), 5-3
Justin DeAngelis (OU) dec. John Nicholson (Iowa State), 10-1
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|