SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Campbell senior Nathan Kraisser has been named the Southern Conference Wrestler of the Week, announced Wednesday morning by the league office. This is his second weekly award of the season.
Kraisser completed a perfect day at the Journeymen Tussle in the 125-pound weight class. He started off the competition with a 16-1 tech fall victory over Jacob Martin of Hofstra at 5:37 of the bout. He continued his day with a 7-1 decision over Brandon Paetzell of Rutgers.
Ranked no. 13, in the InterMat 125-pound rankings, Kraisser advanced to the first place match with a 10-3 win over Michael Russo of Brown. In the first place match, he took a 4-0 decision victory against Sean McCabe of Rutgers.
Kraisser and the Camels return to action Dec. 14 at 7 p.m., as Campbell travels to Boone, N.C. to take on Appalachian State in the first Southern Conference dual of the season.