Wrestler of the Week: Paul Detwiler

Paul Detwiler

The d3wrestle.com Wrestler of the Week is Paul Detwiler of Coast Guard. Detwiler helped lead his team to a runner-up finish at the NEWA duals and went 4-0 at 184 lbs. along the way. He picked up wins against Norwich and Southern Maine to start the day before topping defending NCAA champion John Boyle of Western New England in the semifinals and Nicholas Munsch of Johnson & Wales in the finals. Boyle was ranked 4th at the time and Munsch was listed as Honorable Mention in the d3wrestle.com Rankings from the previous week. For his efforts, Detwiler was named the Outstanding Wrestler at the event.

Detwiler, a sophomore from Fleming Island, Florida, is currently 17-0 with wins at the Doug Parker, Ted Reese, and Jim Aguiar Invitationals. He is a returning NCAA qualifier and 3rd place finisher at the Northeast Region. Detwiler also was named the 2019 NEWA Rookie of the Year. His career record sits at 38-7. Coast Guard next competes at the All-Academy Championships hosted by the Air Force Academy.