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Penn State's Vallimont named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week



Dan Vallimont, Penn State
Fr., 149, Lake Hopatcong, N.J./Jefferson Township


Vallimont captured his first two career Big Ten dual wins this past weekend, both over ranked opponents. The Lake Hopatcong, N.J., native, unranked at 149 at the time, downed No. 16 Lance Palmer of Ohio State, 10-6, to help the Lions beat OSU, 26-12, on Friday night. Two days later, Vallimont defeated No. 10 Troy Tirapelle of Illinois, 9-3, in the Lions near-upset of No. 11 Illinois, an 18-16 loss. Vallimont outscored the duo by a combined total of 19-9 and improved his overall record to 14-7. This is his first career weekly honor.

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