Week Ending Jan. 5, 2004 -- Matt Herrington, Wrestling

Matt Herrington Named Penn Athlete of the Week

Jan. 6, 2004

Sophomore Matt Herrington (Cambridge, N.Y.), was named Penn Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 5 after he placed fifth at the Midlands (at 174 pounds) as the No. 7 seed. He then upset No. 2 seed Sean Harrington of Sunkist Kids to advance to the semifinals and then again in the fifth-place match. On Saturday he went 2-1, earning a major decision over R.J. Boudro of Michigan and George Kirgan of Northern Illinois.