JAMESTOWN - Dan Torres of the Jamestown Community College wrestling team was named the Region III wrestling Player of the Week after an outstanding performance at the Brockport Open.
Torres, the Cassadaga, N.Y. native, placed first in the 174 weight class at the Brockport Open. Torres started out the day with a true test against Adonis Morano. Neither competitor was able to gain any ground in regulation as the two went into sudden victory-1. Torres was able to come out on top with an 11-9 victory. Torres moved onto the quarterfinals where he faced William Laughlin of the University of Scranton. Just like his first match, Torres needed extra time to get the win, picking up the fall in 8:50.
In the semifinals match, was able to get a 3-0 decision win over Christopher Eames of Brockport. In the championship match, Torres wrestled his way to a 6-5 decision victory over Coy Hall.
This is Torres's first Player of the Week honor of the season.