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Big Ten CommunicationsPublished: 2/6/2024, Last updated: 2/7/2024
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Michigan Claims Wrestler of the Week Honor

Wolverines’ Lemley earns weekly plaudit following a victory over top-ranked Real Woods of Iowa last weekend

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Wrestler of the Week

Sergio Lemley, Michigan

141 pounds – Fr. – Chesterton, Ind. – Mount Carmel (Ill.)

  • Defeated Iowa's No. 1-ranked Real Woods, 14-2, on Friday in Michigan's home finale

  • Lemley, ranked 19th last week, used two six-point moves, a reversal in the second period and a late cradle in the third, to seal the victory

  • Improved to 13-4 with his seventh ranked win this season, second in a row and the highest of his collegiate career to date

  • Collects his first career Wrestler of the Week honor

  • Last Michigan Wrestler of the Week: Cole Mattin (Nov. 15, 2022)

2023-24 Big Ten Wrestler of the Week

Nov. 8: Rocco Welsh, Fr., OSU

Nov. 14: Shayne Van Ness, So., PSU/ Dean Hamiti, Jr., WIS

Nov. 22: Beau Bartlett, Sr., PSU/ Yaraslau Slavikouski, Gr., RU

Nov. 29: Gabe Arnold, Fr., IOWA

Dec. 6: Jesse Mendez, So., OSU

Dec. 12: John Poznanski, Jr., RU

Dec. 19: Peyton Robb, Sr., NEB

Jan. 2: Dean Hamiti, Jr., WIS

Jan. 11: Nick Feldman, Fr., OSU

Jan. 16: Michael North, Sr., MD/ Jackson Turley, Jr., RU

Jan. 23: Michael Blockhus, Gr., MINN

Jan. 30: Nick Feldman, Fr., OSU

Feb. 6: Sergio Lemley, Fr., MICH