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LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ – Rider University graduate student 157 lbs. wrestler Jesse Dellavecchia (Great River, NY/East Islip [Binghamton]) has been named Mid-American Conference Wrestler of the Year, the league office today announced. Dellavecchia became Rider’s first-ever NCAA Finalist, while also becoming a two-time MAC Champion. He becomes Rider’s first MAC Wrestler of the Year and the school’s first conference Wrestler of the Year since Chad Walsh earned the honor in consecutive years in the EWL in 2016 and 2017.