Hashimoto Named WWC Wrestler Of the Week
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa - University of Northern Colorado 141-pounder Kenny Hashimoto (Thornton, Colo.) has been named the Western Wrestling Conference's Wrestler of the Week as announced by league officials.
Hashimoto led the Northern Colorado wrestling team with four victories at the Northeast Collegiate Duals. Against No. 6 Maryland, Hashimoto won a 14-7 decision over No. 7 Alex Krom, then in the second round Hashimoto posted a 4-1 decision over Hofstra's Luke Vaith. In the third round against American as he won a 15-3 major decision over Jordan Lipp.
Hashimoto remained perfect on the day with a 20-3 technical fall victory over Anwar Goeres in the team's final dual against Binghamton. He is now 8-1 on the season.
The Western Wrestling Conference is comprised of seven schools including the Air Force Academy, North Dakota State, Northern Colorado, Northern Iowa, South Dakota State, Utah Valley and Wyoming.