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Big Ten CommunicationsPublished: 12/12/2023, Last updated: 12/13/2023
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Rutgers Claims Wrestler of the Week Honor

Scarlet Knights’ Poznanski went 2-0 on the weekend to help Rutgers pick up a pair of dual meet victories

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Wrestler of the Week

John Poznanski, Rutgers

197 pounds – Jr. – Colonia, N.J.– Colonia

  • Went 2-0 in dual victories over Princeton and Buffalo last weekend to improve to 6-0 on the season with four wins by bonus

  • Earned an 8-4 decision over No. 10 Luke Stout, a two-time NCAA qualifier, in RU's 24-9 win over Princeton

  • Followed with an 18-4 major decision over Buffalo's Sam Mitchell on Dec. 10 to help Rutgers shutout the Bison, 40-0

  • Last Rutgers Wrestler of the Week: Yaraslau Slavikouski (Nov. 22, 2023)

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