Nathan Stewart of the Lower Cape May Regional High School wrestling team is the latest CoastSportsToday.com Athlete of the Week.
Stewart, a senior who wrestles at 150 or 157 pounds, improved his season record to 9-2 with a win by second-period fall in his team’s 63-17 victory over Oakcrest Wednesday. Last weekend, Stewart won all three of his bouts by pin as Lower Cape May (6-0) swept a home quad over Pinelands, Timber Creek and Wall Township.
Earlier this season, Stewart was the 157-pound champion at the Gator Tournament at Gateway Regional High School and placed third at 150 pounds at the Art Marinelli Tournament at Egg Harbor Township High School.
Stewart was also a standout for the Lower Cape May cross country team in the fall.