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Brunschmid named ECWC Wrestler of the Week

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. - The Empire Collegiate Wrestling Conference (ECWC) has named Morrisville State College junior, Wheeler Brunschmid (Sherburne, NY) the Wrestler of the Week for the period covering November 15 – 28.

Brunschmid went undefeated at the Oneonta State Wrestling Invitational, topping the 184 pound weight class brackets with a record of 4-0. In the first round, Brunschmid posted a 9-3 decision over his Albany opponent, before posting a 5-3 decision over his Oneonta opponent. He then defeated Jacob Smith from Oneonta 4-2 to advance to the championship round, beating Cortland opponent Chris Brown by a 7-4 decision.

The 2008 graduate of Sherburne-Earlville is majoring in individual studies at Morrisville State. He is the son of Kristine and Patrick Brunschmid of Sherburne.

The Empire Collegiate Wrestling Conference is made up of Brockport, Cortland, Ithaca, Lycoming, Messiah, Morrisville, Oneonta, Oswego and Rochester Institute of Technology.

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