Johnson named HERO Sports HERO of the Week

Johnson named HERO Sports HERO of the Week


PUEBLO, Colo. (January 27, 2018) - Senior heavyweight Cody Johnson (Broken Arrow, Okla.) of the No. 5 Colorado State University-Pueblo wrestling team was recognized as Division II Wrestling HERO of the Week by HERO Sports for his performance against Colorado Mesa University Jan. 19.

Johnson totaled 84.6 percent of the vote in the fan poll.

Johnson was the hero of the bout against the Mavericks, as he produced a first period pin (2:09) to break an 18-18 dual score tie and give the ThunderWolves a 24-18 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference win against their rivial. 

Fans can check out Johnson and the highly-ranked ThunderWolves Jan. 28 at 3 p.m. against No. 10 University of Central Oklahoma at Massari Arena. 

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.