CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Walter Peppelman won all three of his matches, including a victory over the sixth ranked wrestler in the country, at the Lone Star Duals to earn COOP Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Jan. 17.
Peppelman, No. 11 in the country at 157 lbs., tallied wins over wrestlers from Appalachian State, Stanford and Oklahoma. He won each match by bonus points, including a dominating 17-0 victory over Chase Nelson, the No. 6 wrestler in the country at 157 lbs. from Oklahoma.
Peppelman leads the Crimson with 17 wins this season.