Derek Leiby, Penn College

PSUAC Wrestler of the Week

Derek Leiby

Year: Freshman

Hometown:   Troy, Pa.

High School: Troy

Weight Class: 149 

 

Leiby competed at the USCAA/PSUAC Invitational on Sunday and took home the championship for the 149lb class defeating Kyle Spruill of The Apprentice School 6-4.  The victory was a huge upset as Spruill is the #1 nationally ranked wrestler in the National Collegiate Wrestling Association at the 149 class. Leiby went 4-0 at the tournament with a pin.  He helped the Wildcats to a third place finish at the Invitational and first place for the PSUAC Championship.