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Drew Hughes wins Big Ten Wrestler of the Week

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Michigan State Earns Wrestler of the Week Plaudit


Spartans’ Hughes picks up the honor after winning four matches at the Reno Tournament of Champions



Wrestler of the Week

Drew Hughes, Michigan State

165 pounds – Fr. – Lowell, Ind. – Lowell

  • Helped lead the Spartans to a second-place finish at the Reno Tournament of Champions
  • The unranked wrestler picked up three technical falls before earning a 2-0 sudden victory win over 12th-ranked Branson Ashworth of Wyoming
  • Earns the first Wrestler of the Week Award of his career
  • Last Michigan State Wrestler of the Week: Michael McClure (Dec. 18, 2012)

2016-17 Wrestlers of the Week

Nov. 8: Connor Medbery, Sr., WIS

Nov. 15: Connor Medbery, Sr., WIS

Nov. 22: Kyle Snyder, Jr., OSU

Nov. 29: Brett Pfarr, Sr., MINN

Dec. 6: Logan Massa, Fr., MICH

Dec. 13: Anthony Rubinetti, Fr., NU

Dec. 20: Drew Hughes, Fr., MSU

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