Two More Head to St. Louis for NCAA Championships
March 11, 2009
Indianapolis, Ind. - Junior Keegan Davis (Salem, Ore.) and redshirt freshman Clayton Jack (Vacaville, Calif.) will join senior Heinrich Barnes (Pretoria, South Africa) and redshirt freshman Kelly Kubec (Lake Stevens, Wash.) on the trip to St. Louis for the 2009 NCAA Wrestling Championships with at-large bids, announced Wednesday.
Davis received the bid after posting a 29-13 overall record and finishing third at the Pac-10 Championships at 165 pounds. Earlier in the season, he had placed fourth at the Reno Tournament of Champions and seventh at the Midlands Championships.
Jack finished second at the Pac-10 Championships at heavyweight but came up short in the true second match for the automatic NCAA bid. He finished the season with a 23-10 overall record, leading the team with nine pins.
Qualifying at the Pac-10 Tournament, Barnes and Kubec both finished second at 149 and 133 pounds.
The 2009 NCAA Championships kick off on Thursday, Mar. 19, at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo. The tournament is hosted by the St. Louis Sports Commission and the University of Missouri. For more information on this year's tournament, click here.
And for the full list of at-large bids, click here.
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