Marcus Urban

Marcus Urban

MITCHELL, S.D. - The Dakota Wesleyan University Tiger Athlete of the Week is Marcus Urban, it was announced by the DWU athletic department Monday.

 Urban and the Tiger wrestling team had a busy two days wrestling in Nebraska. In Thursday’s dual against Doane University, Urban pinned Kalen Roth in the first period to tie up the dual score at 12.

 On Friday, the Plankinton, S.D., native picked up a 5-2 win over Guy Sudmann of Iowa Western Community College. The sophomore also picked up a win by fall against Walker Johnson of Nebraska-Kearney to end the week.

 The Tigers will return home for Senior Day against Southwest Minnesota State University at 7 p.m. Thursday at the DWU/Avera Sports and Wellness Complex in Mitchell.