ODUís Scott Festejo, Rider's Ryan Wolfe Earn CAA Wrestling Honors
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ-Scott Festejo of Old Dominion University is the Colonial Athletic Association Wrestler of the Week and Ryan Wolfe of Rider University is the CAA Rookie of the Wee, for all competition January 22-28.
Festejo, a junior 133 from Long Branch, NJ (Long Branch high), won both of his matches last week against CAA opponents who are ranked among the conference wrestlers.
The top ranked 133 in the CAA, Festejo defeated the second and third ranked wrestlers in the CAA from Rider and Binghamton to improve to 5-0 in CAA competition, 21-11 overall.
Wolfe, a freshman from New Castle, DE, won both of his matches last week to improve to 19-9 overall, 3-1 in the CAA. Currently the top ranked 184 in the CAA, he defeated the fourth ranked 184 in the conference from Old Dominion with an 11-1 major decision last week. He previously defeated the former top ranked 184 in the CAA from Binghamton.