Penn Student-Athlete of the Week (Week Ending Jan. 16)

Jeff Eveleth, Senior, Severna Park, Maryland

Senior grappler Jeff Eveleth posted three victories, including a come-from-behind win over a nationally ranked opponent and an overtime victory, during Penn's tripleheader on Jan. 16 at The Palestra. Eveleth, a 133-pounder, opened the afternoon by pinning No. 17 Charles Griffin of Hofstra with one second remaining in the match. Trailing 5-4 in the final seconds, Eveleth took Griffin down and then pinned him for the victory. For his second win of the day, Eveleth bumped up to 141 pounds and defeated Wagner's Michael Tutunjian, 11-10. In his final match of the day against Zach Makovsky of Drexel, Eveleth posted a 7-5 decision in overtime. Trailing 5-3 with 21 seconds remaining, Eveleth took Makovsky down to tie the score and force sudden victory period. Eveleth controlled from the start and posted another takedown for the win.