BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Augustana wrestler Tim Weber was named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Wrestler of the Week, announced by the conference on Wednesday. This is the first wrestler of the week honor for Weber.
Weber went 3-1, defeating three NCAA Division I wrestlers on his way to placing fifth in the 174-pound bracket at the Daktronics Open on Nov. 1.
Weber a native Hartford S.D, defeated John Frisco of Minnesota with a 10-0 major decision before going on to beat Tyler Harrington of North Dakota State by a 10-3 decision. Weber would also defeat Jacqon Sowell from the University of Nebraska by way of an 11-5 sudden victory to take home fifth place.
The Vikings will travel to Mitchell, S.D. as they will compete in the Dakota Wesleyan Open on Saturday at 9 a.m.