MTSU Takes 3rd in the Mid-Atlantic Conference Championships

The MTSU Blue Raiders traveled to Liberty University on February 25th, 2017 to compete in the Mid Atlantic Conference Championships. The top 5 placers in each weight class are automatic qualifiers for the National Tournament. MTSU sent 11 wrestlers to compete in the tournament. MTSU took 3rd overall with 130.5 points behind The Apprentice School’s 166 points, and Champion Liberty University’s 207.5. MTSU is sending 10 out of the 11 wrestlers to the National Tournament March 9th-11th in Allen, TX.

Individual results below:

125lbs
Byron Smith- 1st place
Elisha Potter- 4th

3 Conference Champions
MTSU Conference Champions

place

133lbs
Dakota CLark- 2nd Place
Cage Hargrove- 5th Place

141lbs
Carlos Garcia- 1st Place
Nick King- 6th place(wildcard for Nationals)

149lbs
Josh Feuerbacher- 4th place

157lbs
Mike King- 4th place

197lbs
Sean Kennedy- 2nd Place

235lbs
Tyler McClendon- 1st Place

285lbs
Nik Mcguiggan- dnp

For full results go here

Leave a Reply