Shane Siewert, a wrestler at Rochester Community & Technical College from Lake City, MN, has earned the first MCAC Wrestler-of-the-Week honor for the 2018-19 season.
Competing in the 174 lb. weight division, the RCTC sophomore went 3-1 this past weekend at the Yellowjacket Open, a season-kickoff event for several four-year and two-year college wrestling programs. His 3-1 effort was good for second place in his division, and his success included a win over 2017 NJCAA All-American Bunmi Smith of Iowa Lakes Community College
Siewert and Rochester Community & Technical College will next compete at the Luther Open, in Decorah, Iowa on Saturday, November 10.
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State system. The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for the success of our student-athletes and competition among member institutions. The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student-athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty, and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.