Bloomsburg Wrestling
February 7, 2007

Bloomsburg's Donald Named PSAC Wrestler of the Week


Ricky Donald
Ricky Donald

BLOOMSBURG - Bloomsburg University wrestler Ricky Donald (Millville/Millville) has been named Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Wrestler of the Week for the period ending February 5, 2007.

Donald posted a pair of victories to lift Bloomsburg to a 2-0 week with wins against Clarion, 39-3, and Cleveland State, 18-13. Donald opened with a 13-1 major decision over Clarion's Sal Lascari, but the highlight of his week came against David Armstrong of Cleveland State. Donald recorded a 10-4 decision over Armstrong in the next to last match of the night to seal the come from behind victory for the Huskies.

Donald, a sophomore, ran his record to 21-8 for the year including two major decisions, a pin and a technical fall win. He recently took fifth place at the PSAC Championships in the 133-lb weight class.

The Huskies are 10-7 overall, 3-1 in the Eastern Wrestling League (EWL), and will host EWL rival Edinboro on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the Nelson Field House.