Matt Gentry Takes Fifth at University Worlds
July 20, 2006
Stanford wrestling volunteer coach and 2004 NCAA Champion Matt Gentry represented Canada at the seventh World University Wrestling Championships held June 15-20 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. In his first appearance representing Canada, Gentry captured fifth place in the 74 kg weight class. The former Cardinal standout qualified for the event with a first-place finish at the Canadian University Championships in May.
Gentry, a dual citizen with the United States and Canada, is now preparing for his first appearance in the Senior World Championships, set to be held in Guangzhou, China from September 25-October 1.