Watterson Receives Wild Card
March 1, 2005
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. - Oregon State heavyweight Ty Watterson has received one of the Pacific-10's wild card entries to the NCAA Wrestling Championships. The 10 wild card entrants were selected Monday night by the conference's coaches from among the wrestlers who did not finish in the top three in their weight class.
Watterson, who placed fourth in the Pac-10 Championships, will join 157-pounder Tony Hook, 165-pounder Matt Ellis and 174-pounder Jeremy Larson at the NCAA Championships on March 17-19 in St. Louis, Mo. Ellis and Larson placed second in the conference, while Hook placed third.