IIAC Wrestler of the Week – Eddie Smith

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Eddie Smith, Loras
Prairie du Sac, Wis. / Sauk Prairie

Wrestling – Wrestler of the Week  
Eddie Smith, Loras College  
Fr., 174lbs., Prairie du Sac, Wis. / Sauk Prairie

  • On November 12, Smith helped lead the Duhawks to victory in a dual vs. UW-Stevens Point (30-12)
  • Smith jumped out to a 6-1 lead in the first period and battled for a 7-5 decision win over Logan Hermsen of UW-Stevens Point
  • Hermsen was the NCAA Division III National Champion at 165lbs. last season
  • Smith is the second Loras wrestler in as many weeks to defeat a top-five ranked opponent
  • Smith is also the second Loras wrestler in as many weeks to earn the IIAC Wrestler of the Week honor

Smith’s teammate Gary Patron Jr. received the honor last week.