Shoemaker honored as HAAC Wrestler of the Week
Bryce Shoemaker, defending NAIA 133-pound national champion and two-time state champion for Baldwin High School, went 5-0 last week at the Missouri Valley College Invitational and captured this week’s Heart of America Athletic Conference Wrestler of the Week honor.
The sophomore from Baldwin City defeated wrestlers from five different schools including NCAA Division II Truman State, William Penn, Grand View, Concordia (Neb.) and Indiana Tech.
His best win of the weekend came in the 133-pound bracket championship when he defeated No. 1 ranked Mitch Pawlak of Indiana Tech, with a 2-0 decision.