Hillhouse captures third RMAC Wrestler of the Week

Hillhouse captures third RMAC Wrestler of the Week

RMAC Wrestling Week 13

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (GoThunderWolves.com - Feb. 12, 2013) - After capping off an undefeated dual meet season with a record of 14-0 and defeating the number-two ranked 125-pounder in the country, Grand Canyon wrestler Kyle McCrite, Jesse Hillhouse (Casper, Wyo.) has been named RMAC Wrestler of the Week.

Hillhouse backed up his number-one ranking this week, starting with a dominating 9-4 decision over McCrite. After giving up an initial takedown, Hillhouse was able to score three takedowns and a reversal to seal the victory.

Hillhouse was equally impressive in his final dual match of the season, defeating Western State wrestler, Dustin Steigemeyer, 11-4.

The honors wraps up an impressive season that saw Hillhouse finish with a 25-3 overall record. Of his three losses in the season, all of which came against Division I talent. In addition to being named Wrestler of the Week for the third time, a week after being named RMAC Athlete of the Month.