NCAA Wrestling Round-Up, Thursday, March 17
Three Broncos Advance to Quarterfinals at NCAA Championships
PHILADEPHIA, Pa. - Seven Boise State wrestlers advanced past day one of the 2011 NCAA Championships in Philadelphia, Pa., Thursday (March 17), as three Broncos reached the quarterfinals while another four are still alive in consolation action to put Boise State in eighth place in the overall team standings.
Cal State Fullerton's Noel 3rd at Pac10s
Cal State Fullerton's streak of sending at least one competitor to the NCAA Wrestling Championships has ended at 26 years after the Titans placed seventh and failed to qualify anyone at the Pac-10 Championships Sunday at Oregon State.
Orozco Still Alive At NCAA Championships; Iwamura Eliminated
PHILADELPHIA, Pa.-One CSUB wrester is still alive while one CSUB wrestler has been eliminated at the 2011 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships Mar. 17 at the Wells Fargo Center.
Novachkov Advances to Quarterfinals at NCAA Championships
PHILADELPHIA, Penn. -- Cal Poly 141-pound wrestler Boris Novachkov won his first two matches Thursday in the NCAA Division I National Championships on Thursday at Wells Fargo Center.
Amuchastegui, Mango Advance To Quarterfinals at NCAAs
PHILADELPHIA - Stanford's Nick Amuchastegui and Ryan Mango have advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2011 NCAA Championships, Thursday, at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pa.
Covington Leads Beavers with Return Trip to NCAA Wrestling Quarterfinals
Philadelphia - After starting the day with a major decision, fourth-seeded senior Colby Covington defeated conference opponent Jacob Swartz in an 8-2 decision to advance to the NCAA Wrestling Quarterfinals for the second straight season to lead the six remaining Beavers, who finished the second session in 14th place with 16.5 points in the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday.
Robles, Jenkins, Cooper Reach NCAA Quarters for ASU Wrestling
PHILADELPHIA - Three members of the Arizona State University wrestling team advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2011 NCAA Wrestling Championships while only one of the Sun Devils' six qualifiers has been eliminated as the first of three days of competition came to a close Thursday night inside the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Anthony Robles (125), Bubba Jenkins (157) and Levi Cooper (285) each advanced to the quarterfinals where each man is one win away from earning All-America honors and a spot in the semifinals.