Pac-12 announces Wrestler of the Week

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Jacori Teemer, Arizona State
(RFr., 157 – Long Beach, N.Y.)
• Went 2-0 during the week in a pair of road wins, helping guide the Sun Devils to its first 12-1 start since the 1989-90 season.
• On Friday against Little Rock, Teemer picked up his second technical fall of the season, needing just two periods (4:52) to do so, as ASU defeated the Trojans, 38-9.
• On Sunday at Missouri, Teemer recorded a 10-7 decision win over No. 12 Jarret Jacques to help the Sun Devils post their sixth top-25 win this season.
• It was Teemer’s first-ever top-15 win. After starting the season 4-4, he’s won seven of his last eight to improve to 11-5 on the season and has made his way into the InterMat rankings this week at No. 13.

Also nominated: Paul Bianchi, 133, Little Rock (defeated Josh Kramer of Arizona State, 8-6, and is now 9-5 on the year, 5-2 in duals). Russell Rohlfing, 149, CSU Bakersfield (Went 2-0 with a 13-5 major decision over Oregon State’s Lane Stigall and a fall at 4:16 against Stanford’s Dawson Sihavong. Rohlfing has won six straight duals, outscoring his opponents 58-10 in that span); Shane Griffith, 165, Stanford (Went 2-0 last week as the Cardinal knocked off CSU Bakersfield and Oregon State. He earned a 13-4 major decision over CSUB’s Jacob Thalin, then secured a fall at 6:23 over Oregon State’s Aaron Olmos. The fall was his team-best ninth of the season and he remains perfect this season at 24-0).

Pac-12 Championships: The 2020 Pac-12 Wrestling Championships will take place Saturday, March 7 in Maples Pavilion on the campus of Stanford University. Tickets available at gostanford.com

This Week in Wrestling:
Thurs., Feb. 13 – Little Rock at Stanford, 6 p.m. PT (Stanford Live Stream)
Fri., Feb. 14 – California Baptist at Oregon State, 6 p.m. PT (P12N Oregon)
Fri., Feb. 14 – CSU Bakersfield at Cal Poly, 7 p.m. PT (Bigwest.org)
Sat., Feb. 15 – Stanford at North Dakota State, 1 p.m. MT (BEK Sports Statewide/Flowrestling)
Sat., Feb. 15 – Little Rock at Oregon State, 1 p.m. PT
Sat., Feb. 15 – Arizona State at Cal Poly, 7 p.m. PT (Bigwest.org)
Sun., Feb. 16 – Arizona State at CSU Bakersfield, 12 p.m. PT

InterMat Team Rankings (Tournament): No. 6 Arizona State; No. 13 Stanford
InterMat Team Rankings (Dual): No. 4 Arizona State; No. 14 Stanford
NWCA Coaches Poll: No. 5 Arizona State; No. 21 Stanford

InterMat Individual Rankings:
125 – No. 11 Brandon Courtney, ASU
133 – No. 17 Devan Turner, OSU
141 – No. 3 Real Woods, Stanford
157 – No. 13 Jacori Teemer, Arizona State
165 – No. 3 Shane Griffith, Stanford; No. 8 Josh Shields, ASU
174 – No. 9 Anthony Valencia, ASU
184 – No. 1 Zahid Valencia, ASU
197 – No. 7 Nathan Traxler, Stanford; No. 10 Kordell Norfleet, ASU; No. 11 Thomas Lane, Cal Poly
HWT – No. 6 Tanner Hall, ASU

2020 Wrestlers of the Week:
Jan. 8 Real Woods, 141, Stanford
Jan. 15 Zahid Valencia, 184, Arizona State
Jan. 22 Jackson DiSario, 125, Stanford
Jan. 29 Grant Willits, 141, Oregon State
Feb. 5 Shane Griffith, 165, Stanford
Feb. 12 Jacori Teemer, 157, Arizona State

2020 Wrestlers of the Week

Date Wrestler
Jan. 8 Real Woods, STAN
Jan. 15 Zahid Valencia, ASU
Jan. 22 Jackson DiSario, STAN
Jan. 29 Grant Willits, OSU
Feb. 5 Shane Griffith, STAN
Feb. 12 Jacori Teemer, ASU
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