The Southern Virginia University men’s wrestling team placed seventh at the 2012 NCWA Mid-Atlantic Conference Championships this past weekend with two Knights—sophomore Sean Porter and freshman Andrew Evans qualifying for next weekend’s national tournament in Daytona Beach, Fla.
The 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.
The 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.
The 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.
Two 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.
Participating in its first match of the 2011-12 season, the Southern Virginia University wrestling team made a strong showing on Saturday at the 2011 Rat Rumble, hosted by NCAA Division I Virginia Military Institute.