Spring Mills’ Michael Rogers a Centre Daily Times Athlete of the Week.
Rogers, who wrestles for Wyoming Seminary Prep School, placed third at the ASICS/Vaughn USA Greco Roman Junior National Championships at 220-pounds in Fargo, ND earning All-American honors. Rogers dropped his first match of the tournament before roaring through the brackets with eight consecutive wins including five pins and two tech falls. The junior won the prestigious Gorriaran Award for the most falls in the shortest time.
Rogers wrestled heavyweight for the Freestyle Championships and placed eighth to become the only Pennsylvania wrestler to earn double All-American honors.