Ottawa Arizona Competes at The Desert Mountain Tournament

| Ryan Ericson

LAS VEGAS, NV. – On Saturday, February 9th the OUAZ Wrestling team took a trip up to University of Nevada, Las Vegas for the Desert Mountain Tournament. Coach DeJarnett was proud of the teams strong showing as 5 of the 9 wrestlers completing placed. “We had a lot

MIT Defeats Yale and University of Rhode Island

| Thomas Layte

The MIT Wrestling team competed at The Esquivel Duals and defeated both Yale University and the University of Rhode Island by the same score of 30-24 on Saturday. Freshman, Keith Skaggs won both of his matches by fall. Grad student, Jacob Adams won 3 matches, 2 by pin and 1 forfeit extending his win streak to 7. Junior George Friedlander was 2 and 0 on the day. Senior captain Frank Soucy and Johnathon Brown won both of their matches by fall. Grad student and first year wrestler Brendan O’Neill lost 2 hard fought matches.

The team travels to the University of New Hampshire on Sunday, February 17th to compete at the Henry Marsh Invitational.

Ottawa Arizona Wins First Dual in School History

| Ryan Ericson

RIVERSIDE, CA. – On Saturday, January 26th the OUAZ Wrestling Team headed to University of California, Riverside. The Grey Wolf's battled hard and proved their might against the Highlanders. Defeating the Highlanders 36-21.

Liberty Rallies Again, Wins National Duals over Apprentice

| By Scott Farrell and Ted Allen

MESQUITE, Nevada – Liberty made history Saturday, rallying for the second time in two weeks to upend old foe Apprentice, 28-18, and win the 2019 NCWA National Duals. The Flames, top-seeded in the 16-team tournament, become the first team to repeat as the National Duals champion since the NCWA began sponsoring it as a championship event in 2009. (continued)

Mott tops East Carolina for Regional Duals Title

| Jeff Streu

Mott Community College went 4-0 on the day, topping East Carolina University 38-18 in the Championship Dual. The University of Akron beat Penn State University WC 31-30 on tiebreaker criteria in the third place dual, and Macomb Community College beat University of Michigan WC 36-24 for fifth.

National Duals Final Results

| Scott Farrell

The 2019 NCWA National Duals are complete in Mesquite, Nevada. 
Individual match boxscores can be found at:

Here are the scores from today's action:

Championship Quarterfinals
(1) Liberty 43, (8) UNLV 15
(5) Central Florida 25, (4) Springfield Tech 23
(3) Grand Valley State 29, (6) Grays Harbor 24
(2) Apprentice 57, (7) Toledo 6

Championship Semifinals
Liberty 30, Central Florida 17
Apprentice 32, Grand Valley State 14

Liberty 28, Apprentice 18

Third-place Match
Grand Valley State 36, Central Florida 11

Fifth-Place Semifinals
Springfield Tech 30, UNLV 28
Grays Harbor 56, Toledo 5

Fifth-Place - Springfield Tech 32, Grays Harbor 23

Seventh-Place - UNLV 45, Toledo 12

Consolation Quarterfinals
(9) Washington State 52, (16) Cal State Northridge 6
(11) Wayne State 42, (14) Maine 6
(13) Colorado State 37, (12) Dixie State 12
(15) MIT 28, (10) Richland College 27

Consolation Semifinals
Wayne State 37, Washington State 24
Colorado State 39, MIT 3

Consolation Championship (Ninth Place)
Colorado State 28, Wayne State 18

11th-Place - Washington State 39, MIT 20

13th-Place Semifinals
Maine 30, Cal State Northridge 27
Richland 41, Dixie State 24

13th-Place - Maine 26, Richland 24

15th-Place - Dixie State 33, Cal State Northridge 18

National Team Points advanced for Grand National Championship: Liberty (20), Apprentice (19), Grand Valley (18), Central Florida (17), Springfield Tech (16), Grays Harbor (15), UNLV (14), Toledo (13), Colorado State (12), Wayne State College (11), Washington State (10), MIT (9), Maine (8), Richland (7), Cal State Northridge (5)

National Duals - Saturday schedule

| Scott Farrell

Here is the schedule for Saturday's championship and consolation brackets. 
Competition begins at 10:45 a.m. PST and the Casablanca Resort Event Center in Mesquite, Nevada.
Results can be tracked lived at 

Championship Bracket
(10:45 a.m. PST)

Liberty vs. UNLV
UCF vs. Springfield Tech
Grand Valley State vs. Grays Harbor
Toledo vs. Apprentice

Championship Semifinals at 2:15 p.m. PST
Championship, 3rd, 5th, 7th-place Matches at 6 p.m. PST

Consolation Bracket
(9 a.m. PST)
Washington State vs. Cal State Northridge
Wayne State vs. Maine
Colorado State vs. Dixie State
MIT vs. Richland

Consolation Semifinals at 12:30 p.m. PST
9th, 11th, 13th, 15th-Place Matches at 4:15 p.m. PST

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Team Points
1 The Apprentice School 1453.20
2 Liberty University 1117.95
3 Grand Valley State University 1050.90
4 Springfield Technical Community College 865.80
5 Mott Community College 837.70
6 University of Nevada Las Vegas 619.85
7 University of Central Florida 582.50
8 Schreiner University 530.70
9 University of Toledo 480.70
10 Grays Harbor College 479.85
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Athlete Points
1 Colton Messick 255.20
2 Chad Simmons 250.20
3 Austin Amos 222.15
4 Kolin Johnson 215.10
5 Jerrod Mullins 209.85
6 Jeffrey Allen 174.85
7 Peter Cortapasso 172.65
8 Zach Blevins 162.30
9 Joseph Posledni 161.40
10 Brendan Hazelton 159.15
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