PHILADELPHIA, PA - Hasbrouck Heights High School alumni Sean and Michael O’Malley were among seven Drexel wrestlers to be awarded the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association 2020 Academic Achievement Award it was announced Tuesday.  A total of 85 wrestlers from the EIWA were recognized. 

To be eligible for the award, a Student/Athlete must meet the following criteria:

  • Achieve a cumulative GPA of 3.2. Participated in the EIWA Tournament, or 
  • Achieve a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Qualified for the NCAA Championships through the EIWA (NQ)

Sean O’Malley, a redshirt sophomore at Drexel, registered a 3.55 grade point average and represented the Dragons at the EIWA tournament.  Sean is a 2017 graduate of Hasbrouck Heights High School.

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Michael O’Malley, a redshirt freshman, registered a 3.17 grade point average, and came in fourth place at the EIWA, earning a spot in the NCAA championships as a National Qualifier.  Michael is a 2018 graduate of Hasbrouck Heights High School.  He was set to wrestle at the 2020 NCAA in Minneapolis in March before the meet was canceled due to coronavirus outbreak.


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