Knights junior named AAC Wrestler of the Week

By: By Troy Baranik - SAU Sports Information Director

LAURINBURG — St. Andrews junior heavyweight Aaron Vaughan was named the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) Wrestler of the Week for the second week in a row.

Vaughn, from Dinwiddie, Va., picked up two wins last week for the Knights, with a 8-4 decision match victory against Allen and a 15-3 major decision win over Reinhardt University’s top-ranked heavyweight.

The junior is currently the No. 1 ranked heavyweight wrestler in the conference and is No. 13 nationally.

Vaughn leads the Knights with a 5-1 overall record this season.

The St. Andrews wrestling team is back in action on Saturday, Jan. 20 in Florida to take on Mid-South Conference opponent Southeastern University at 3:30 p.m.


By Troy Baranik

SAU Sports Information Director