The d3wrestle.com Wrestler of the Week returns today, and the winner is Shane Siefert of Whitewater. Siefert notched three wins for the Warhawks, helping the team to a 3-0 record. First, the top ranked Siefert won 8-3 over fifth ranked returning All-American Eric Twohey in Whitewaters 23-9 victory over WIAC rival La Crosse. Then, over the weekend, Siefert notched a fall in Whitewater’s shutout of North Central and dominated NWCA #9 Jake Reuteler of Concordia Wisconsin 18-3 to give the Warhawks a pair of wins at the Border Brawl.
Siefert, a junior from Mundelein, Illinois, is currently 20-2 and ranked first in the latest d3wrestle.com Rankings. For his career, he is 85-16 and is a two time All-American, finishing 4th as a freshman and 2nd last season. Whitewater is currently ranked 2nd as a team in both the d3wrestle.com and NWCA Rankings. Siefert and the Warhawks head to Wheaton for the Pete Willson Invitational this Friday and Saturday to defend their team title from last season.