BAY CITY, Mich. -- The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) announced Lake Erie junior Nicholas Vandermeer as the first GLIAC Wrestler of the Week for the 2016 season.
|GLIAC Wrestler of the Week - Week 1
Lake Erie College wrestling's Nicholas Vandermeer was named both GLIAC Wrestler of the Week and D2Wrestle.com Regional Wrestler of the Week for his wins against the University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown and Ashland University.
Vandermeer entered the weekend contests ranked eighth nationally at 174-pounds. Against Pitt-Johnstown, Vandermeer collected a 5-2 decision over returning All-American John Blankenship. The following day, Vandermeer bested Jordan Murphy 10-6 for a key regional win.
Zeb Beam (Ashland)
Nick Goebel (Findlay)
Jake Cramer (Tiffin)