Porter, Evans Eliminated at NationalsAfter advancing to the quarterfinals of the NCWA National Championships with two wins on Thursday, sophomore Sean Porter lost both of his matches on Friday and was eliminated from the 149-lb. bracket.
Porter Advances to National QuarterfinalsSophomore Sean Porter won both of his matches on Thursday at the NCWA National Championships in Daytona Beach, Fla. and advanced to the quarterfinals of the 149-lb. bracket.
Wrestling Places 16th at National DualsThe Southern Virginia University wrestling team went 1-5 this past weekend at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association National Duals—a two-day tournament featuring 25 teams held at the Norwest Georgia Convention Center in Dalton, Ga.
Knights Place Fifth at Builder InvitationalThe Southern Virginia University men’s wrestling team finished seventh out of 12 teams at the 2012 Builder Invitational on Saturday highlighted by sophomore Sean Porter winning the 149 lb. bracket.
Knights Finish Fifth at W&L InvitationalThe Southern Virginia University wrestling team finished with 59 team points at the 25th annual Washington and Lee Invitational on Saturday edging out Liberty University by two points for fifth place in the six team tournament.
Wrestling Drops Dual Match at W&L 37-12Competing in its first dual match of the year at Washington and Lee University on Wednesday evening, the Southern Virginia University wrestling team fell to the NCAA Division III Generals 34-12.
Wallace named USCAA Wrestler of the WeekJosh Wallace today was named United States Collegiate Athletic Association’s wrestler of the week after winning the 235-lb. bracket at the 3rd Annual Turkey Bowl Classic last Saturday.
Knights Dominate 3rd Annual Turkey BowlThe Southern Virginia University wrestling team dominated its first home meet of the season on Saturday as the Knights took six of nine weight classes at the 3rd Annual Turkey Bowl Classic against wresters from Bowling Green State University, East Tennessee State University, Lynchburg College and University of South Florida.
Atkinson Places Second at Flyer OpenTwo members of the Southern Virginia University men’s wrestling team competed in the Flyer Open at the University of Dayton on Saturday with sophomore Jeremy Atkinson earning a second place finish for the second time in as many meets this season.