SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Chattanooga senior Bryce Carr has been named the Southern Conference wrestler of the week for all competition from Dec. 27-Jan. 2, the league office announced Wednesday.
Wrestling in the 184-pound division, Carr went 5-1, finishing third in the Southern Scuffle. Carr opened the Scuffle with two falls before defeating Northern Colorado’s 18th-ranked Dylan Gabel via technical fall (16-1). After falling to No. 8 Drew Foster 2-0, Carr rebounded, earning a 2-1 decision over No. 19 Michael Coleman of Navy and a 4-3 decision over Nick Rennan of NC State.
A senior from Dublin, Georgia, Carr is currently ranked No. 15 by InterMatWrestle.com. This marks the second year in a row that Carr has finished third in the Southern Scuffle.
Also nominated: Korbin Meink (Campbell) and Hunter Starner (VMI).
2017-18 SoCon Wrestlers of the Week
Nov. 8 Bryce Carr, Chattanooga
Nov. 15 Forrest Przybysz, Appalachian State
Nov. 21 Quentin Perez, Campbell
Dec. 6 Nathan Boston, Campbell
Dec. 13 Forrest Przybysz, Appalachian State
Dec. 20 Denton Spencer, Gardner-Webb
Jan. 3 Bryce Carr, Chattanooga