BAY CITY, Mich.—Lake Erie College senior wrestler Ian Ross (Newark, N.Y./Newark) was named D2Wrestle.com National Wrestler of the Week for his performance in the Storm's two duals last week.
Earlier in the week, Ross was named Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Wrestler of the Week.
Against Tiffin University on Friday (Jan. 23), Ross picked up a 22-4 tech fall against Nick Pope. His win at 133-pounds helped the Storm defeat their GLIAC foes 31-6.
Against second-ranked Notre Dame College on Sunday (Jan. 25) Ross faced Ivan McClay who was ranked fourth in his region. In the third period, Ross picked up the pin fall to give the Storm a crucial six points, leading the Storm to an 18-16 win.
Ross and the Storm are back in action this weekend at the Super Region-II Duals held at Tiffin.