November 30, 2009
Matt Moley Named Wrestler of the Week in EWL and PSAC
BLOOMSBURG--Bloomsburg University wrestler Matt Moley (Phoenixville/Spring-Ford) has been named both the Eastern Wrestling League (EWL) and the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Wrestler of the Week for the period ending Nov. 29.
On Saturday Moley, a two-time All-American and ranked fifth in the country, led his team to two wins at the Journeymen/Northeast Duals with an 18-17 victory over Big Ten power Michigan and a 20-13 win over Columbia University. In Bloomsburg's final dual meet of the day, the Huskies threw a scare into 10th-ranked Central Michigan before losing 23-15. Moley scored a pin in 3:44 against Michigan, won by major decision (11-1) in his Columbia bout, then racked up a tech fall against his opponent from Central Michigan by 15-0.
Moley tallied 15 team points in the three Bloomsburg dual meet, while his victory in the Michigan dual meet was the 100th of his college wrestling career.
Bloomsburg will wrestle at the PSAC Championships on Saturday at Edinboro.