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Indiana’s Taylor Walsh collects Big Ten Wrestler of the Week honors

Taylor Walsh

Nov. 25, 2014

Wrestler of the Week
Taylor Walsh, Indiana
165 pounds – Sr. – Cherry Hill, N.J. – Camden Catholic

• Pinned No. 4 Pierce Harger of Northwestern at the Keystone Classic in 1:28
• Posted a 5-1 decision over No. 14 Jim Wilson of Stanford
• Added three more pins on the weekend over Appalachian State’s Colton Jackson (0:49), Bloomsburg’s Brad Miccio (2:07) and Eastern Michigan’s Austin Geerlings (1:15)
• Earned his 100th career win with his 49-second pin of Jackson
• Named Most Outstanding Wrestler of the Keystone Classic after posting the most pins of the tournament
• Moved into the No. 7 ranking in the 165-pound weight class after previously being ranked No. 12
• Collects the second weekly award of his career
• Last Indiana Wrestler of the Week: Adam Chalfant (Jan. 7, 2014)

2014-15 Wrestlers of the Week
Nov. 4  Scott Schiller, Sr., MINN & Mike McMullan, Sr., NU
Nov. 11  Jimmy Gulibon, So., PSU
Nov. 18  Zac Brunson, So., ILL
Nov. 25  Taylor Walsh, Sr., IND

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