Brandon Carter of Central Michigan and Cory Mancuso of Eastern Michigan, both seniors, share this week’s MAC Wrestler of the Week award. Each award winner’s information is listed below.
Brandon Carter - Central Michigan
149, Senior, Swartz Creek, Mich./Swartz Creek HS
Carter went 2-0 with a decision vs. Sli Bostelman (Kent State), 8-3, and a pin vs. Kevin Christensen (Ohio), in 1:58 Carter won both of his matches last week to improve to 4-0 in MAC duals this season. He pinned Ohio’s Kevin Christensen, his fourth fall of the season, in his final match at Rose Arena on Sunday. He was one of three CMU seniors to record falls in his final home dual.
Cory Mancuso - Eastern Michigan
157, Senior, Brockway, Pa., Brockway Area
Defeated John Fulger 9-2. One of only two Eagles to post winning deicison against Michigan State in the regular-season finale. Mancuso is riding an 11-match winning streak and has won 13 of last 14 dual matches. He is ranked as the No. 1 wrestler in the MAC at 157 pounds and finished MAC competition with a 4-1 record.