Wrestler of the Week: Matt Lackman

Matthew Lackman

The d3wrestle.com Wrestler of the Week is Matt Lackman of Alvernia. Lackman won the Middle Atlantic Conference Championship at 165 lbs. this past weekend and helped his team to a 3rd place finish in the event. Lackman made his way to the finals with a tech fall and a pin where he met 2x NCAA qualifier Eric Hutchinson of York. The fourth-ranked Lackman prevailed 6-2 over #9 Hutchinson to take the 165 lbs. crown.

Lackman, a sophomore from Wernersville, Pennsylvania, is currently 21-1 on the year for the Golden Wolves. He has won championships at the Alvernia Invitational and MAC Championships, and he was 2nd at the Racich Rumble at Ursinus. Last season, Lackman finished 3-0 in limited action due to COVID-19, giving him a career record of 24-1 to date. Alvernia is next in action for duals Friday against Penn College and Saturday against Messiah.