Virginia Wrestling Prepares to "Rumble on the River" Against VMI
Jan. 6, 2003
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The University of Virginia wrestling team will face the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) Keydets on Wednesday, January 8th in a non-conference dual match. UVa (1-3) and VMI (0-0) will face off at 7:00 PM in Jacobs Gym at the Collegiate School in Richmond, Va. in what promoters are billing as the “Wrestling Rumble on the River.”
The Cavaliers recently returned from Dallas, Texas where they competed in the 2003 Lone Star Duals. Virginia earned its first dual match victory of the 2002-03 season by defeating Stanford 28-14 in the event. UVa also dropped back-to-back decisions to #8 ranked Nebraska (34-9) and #18 Northern Iowa (25-12) before falling to Wyoming (32-12).
For more information concerning the “Wrestling Rumble on the River,” visit the official website: http://www.wrestling-rumble.com
EVENT: "Wrestling Rumble on the River."OPPONENTS: Virginia Cavaliers vs. VMI Keydets.WHEN: Wednesday, January 8, 2003.LOCATION: Richmond, Va.SITE: Jacobs Gym at the Collegiate School.TIME: 7:00 PM.
Probable Starting Line-ups:
Class Opponents125 Juan Sanchez (VMI) or Micah Amrozowicz (VMI) vs. Brian Sticca (UVa).133 Chris Seta (VMI) vs. Joe Alexander (UVa) or Ian DeRath (UVa).141 David Wolf (VMI) or Chris Hardy (VMI) vs. Bob Seidel (UVa).149 Jason Kontopedes (VMI) vs. Paul Bjorlo (UVa) or Jim Hartey (UVa).157 Adam Britt (VMI) vs. Tim Foley (UVa).165 Mike Parsons (VMI) vs. Will Durkee (UVa).174 Matt Erwin (VMI) vs. Brian Muir (UVa).184 Jason Cox (VMI) vs. Scott Mania (UVa).197 David Walker (VMI) vs. Andy DeMartino (UVa) or Zach Freday (UVa).HWT Scott Buhman (VMI) vs. Josh Etu (UVa).
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