York College senior wrestler Ryan Flynn has been named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for the week ending Nov. 6.
Flynn led York to a fourth-place finish at the King’s College Monarch Invitational on Saturday. Flynn won the 133-pound weight class championship at the event.
The third-ranked 133-pounder in NCAA Division III opened his day with a pin over Roger Williams' Jason Jacobi. Flynn then posted a 14-1 major decision over Kings' Jake Daniel to advance to the quarterfinals. Flynn continued his roll with a 5-2 win over Wilkes' Edwin Fiscal.
In the semifinals, Flynn recorded a 4-0 victory over Scranton's Nike Ciaccia, before earning his first championship of the year with an 11-2 major decision win over Roger Williams' Matt Elias.
Flynn now has 96 career wins. The mechanical engineering major is a three-time National Wrestling Coaches Association Scholar All-American.