Clarksville, Ark.-University of the Ozarks sophomore Nathan Rankin was named the Southeast Conference Wrestler of the Week, it was announced Wednesday.
Rankin, a native of Plano, Texas, went undefeated at the Central College Under Armour Invitational with a 3-0 record January 5. Rankin, who finished as the co-champion of the 125-pound class, recorded a pin, technical fall and a decision in the tournament. Rankin's performance spearheaded the multi-sport athlete to a No. 10 national ranking from D3Wrestle.com this week.
It is the second Wrestler of the Week for the program this year.
The Eagles will travel to Conway for the Central Baptist College Mustang Invite January 12.