Reader Goes Out on Top
AMES, Iowa – He says it hasn't hit him yet. But Iowa State 174-pound wrestler Jon Reader went out in high style Saturday, winning the Big 12 Conference Championship and then being voted Most Outstanding Wrestler by the league's coaches at Hilton Coliseum. Reader's effort highlighted the Cyclones' day as the senior won his final match in Ames, a 14-3 major decision over Oklahoma State's Mike Benefiel . The Iowa Stater improved his record to 34-0.