(Atlantic) Atlantic/CAM 132 pound senior wrestler Rob Young is the KSOM Athlete of the Week.
Young, who is pictured recording a pin in the season opening double dual with Audubon and Griswold, has compiled a 38-2 record during his senior season. He claimed a Hawkeye Ten Conference championship last Saturday. Young picked up big wins over Glenwood’s 26-6 Jesse Bendt and Creston/O-M’s 29-10 Zach Goodrich on his way to the 132 pound individual championship.
Atlantic/CAM finished as the runner up to Creston/Orient-Macksburg in the team standings. Young was one of two individual champs for the Trojans this year. Last year, he finished as the 125 pound runner-up to Lewis Central’s Tyler Feller in the Hawkeye Ten Conference Tourney.
Rob Young is ranked 5th in the Class 2A 132 pound individual rankings by thepredicament.com. He and his Atlantic/CAM teammates will compete at the sectional tournament in Harlan this Saturday. KS95.7 FM will have reports twice an hour throughout the day.