Indiana Earns Wrestler of the Week Honor

Hoosiers’ Rooks earns Wrestler of the Week plaudit after recording pair of upset victories last weekend


Wrestler of the Week

Graham Rooks, Indiana

149 pounds – Fr. – Bloomington, Ind. – Columbus East – Intelligent Systems Engineering


  • Picked up a pair of ranked victories in Indiana’s duals against Northwestern and Purdue last weekend
  • Outscored No. 6 Griffin Parriott of Purdue 8-0 in the final period to earn the eventual 9-3 decision
  • Defeated No. 13 Yahya Thomas of Northwestern by a 5-4 decision for the second time this season, the first victory coming at the Midlands Championships
  • Earns the second Wrestler of the Week award of his career
  • Last Indiana Wrestler of the Week: Graham Rooks (Dec. 17, 2019)



2019-20 Wrestlers of the Week

Nov. 5: Luke Pletcher, Sr., OSU/Kendall Coleman, Fr., PUR

Nov. 12: Dylan Lydy, Sr., PUR

Nov. 19: Joey Gunther, Sr., ILL

Nov. 26: Trent Hillger, So., WIS

Dec. 3: Austin DeSanto, Jr., IOWA

Dec. 10: Brayton Lee, Fr., MINN/Dylan Lydy, Sr., PUR

Dec. 17: Graham Rooks, Fr., IND

Jan. 3: Alex Marinelli, Jr., IOWA/Seth Gross, Sr., WIS

Jan. 14: Tristan Moran, Sr., WIS

Jan. 21: Graham Rooks, Fr., IND