Wrestler of the Week: Nate Giorgio

The d3wrestle.com Wrestler of the Week is Nate Giorgio of the US Coast Guard Academy. Giorgio won the New Standard Invitational at York College this past weekend, defeating the previously #1 ranked (and 2014 NCAA runner-up) Alex Gomez 11-5 in the finals to win the Outstanding Wrestler award. With the win this weekend, Giorgio completes the first semester with a perfect 16-0 record.

Giorgio, a senior from Leesport, Pennsylvania, is a two-time NCAA All-American and three-time qualifier, finishing 4th at 125 as a freshman and 8th at 133 as a junior last season. His career record is now 84-22, and he has won titles this season at the Roger Williams Invitational, Doug Parker Invitational, and this week’s New Standard Invitational. He is now ranked #1 at 133 in the d3wrestle.com Rankings and #3 in the NWCA Rankings. Coast Guard next competes at the Budd Whitehill Duals at Lycoming College on January 9th and 10th.