Freeland, Mich. - Sophomore Trent Lashuay (Saint Johns, Mich. / Saint Johns) of the Alma College wrestling team has been named the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Wrestling Athlete of the Week on Monday (Feb. 3) for his performance at the Pete Willson Wheaton College Invitational.
Lashuay started the weekend off with a win by pinfall against the wrestler from John Carroll University in 39 seconds. He would continue his dominance against Cornell College with another pin in 4:55. After a loss by decision to the eventual runner-up from the University of Mount Union, he bounced back with a win by decision against Otterbein University. Lashuay wasn't done as he would go on to win his next two matches by pinfall in 5:35 and 0:32, respectively. The second pin was against the 12th ranked wrestler in the nation.