Bill Schindel Named OAC Wrestler of the Week

AUSTINTOWN -- Mount Union senior Bill Schindel (Tallmadge/Akron Hoban) was named Ohio Athletic Conference Wrestler of the Week.

Schindel, a two-time All-American, dominated his competition in winning the 197 pound title at the Messiah Petrofes Invitational last weekend in Grantham, Pa.

The No. 4 ranked wrestler in his weight class in the nation, Schindel pinned his first three opponents then scored a pair of major decisions for the title as he helped lead the No. 29 ranked Purple Raiders to a second place team finish at the event.

Schindel and the rest of the Purple Raiders are back in action Friday night at 7 pm at Thiel (Pa.) College in Greenville, Pa.