Four Named Pac-10 Wrestling All-Academic
April 1, 2002
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Oregon State had four athletes named to the Pacific-10 Conference All-Academic Wrestling Team for 2001-02. Jed Pennell and Isaac Weber were named to the first team, Brad Wahrlich was named to the second team and Casey Horn earned honorable mention.
To be eligible for the team, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.0 overall grade point average and be either a starter or significant substitute for their team.
Pennell, a sophomore from Cave Junction, Ore. (Illinois Valley HS), has a 3.80 GPA and is majoring in Exercise and Sport Science. This season, he was 18-13 with two pins and placed sixth in the Pacific-10 at 165 pounds.
Weber, a senior from Newberg, Ore. (Newberg HS), has a 3.20 GPA and is majoring in Political Science. This season, he was 25-12 with two pins, won the Pacific-10 championship at 184 pounds and advanced to the NCAA Championships.
Wahrlich, a senior from Alamo, Calif. (De La Salle HS), has a 3.20 GPA and is majoring in Art. This season, he had a 6-2 record with two pins at 165 pounds.
Horn, a junior from Salem, Ore. (North Salem HS), has a 3.04 GPA and is majoring in Human Development and Family Studies. This season, he was 19-8 with eight pins, he was seeded third in the Pacific-10 Championships but suffered an elbow injury in his first match that knocked him out of the tournament.