Stanford Kicks Off Season With Wrestle-Offs
Oct. 25, 2008
Stanford, Calif. - The Stanford wrestling team kicked off the 2008-09 season today at Burnham Pavilion, hosting wrestle-offs to determine the starting lineup for its Nov. 8 season opener in Bakersfield. The day featured eight bouts with 15 wrestlers competing, including the debuts of six Cardinal freshmen.
Stanford begins the season in Bakersfield, Calif. on Nov. 8, taking on Navy and Cal State Bakersfield in its first dual meets of the year.
Based on today's results and some early injuries, the probable starting line-up for those matches will be:
125 - Matt Sencenbaugh, FR133 - Justin Paulsen, RS SO141 - Cameron Teitelman, RS SO149 - Max Rosefigura, SO157 - Lucas Espericueta, RS SO165 - Kyler Hasson, FR174 - Nick Amuchastegui, RS FR184 - Kyle Barrett, SO197 - Jake Johnson, JRHWT - Matt Winterbourne, RS FR
Twelve Cardinal wrestlers will get a head start on the season tomorrow, competing at the Menlo Open at Menlo College.