Wrestlers head to national duals
Friday, January 9, 2009
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s wrestling will participate in the prestigious NWCA/Cliff Keen National Duals this weekend in Cedar Falls, Iowa, taking on second-seeded Southern Oregon University Saturday at 11 a.m.
Sixteen teams from NCAA Divisions I, II and III as well as NAIA Division I and eight teams from the NJCAA will be a part of the national event at the UNI Dome on the University of Northern Iowa campus. The winner of the CU-SOU match will face the winner of Missouri Valley and MS-Northern Saturday at 3 p.m. and the losers will dual at 1 p.m. Saturday.
The match will be Cumberland’s first action since a tri-meet against Chattanooga and Gardner-Webb in Lebanon December 17. Full results as well as tournament brackets may be found at http://unipanthers.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/spec-rel/010709aaa.html.