Virginia Hosts Chattanooga For Senior Day Sunday
Feb. 13, 2016
|Chattanooga (11-4) vs. No. 19 Virginia (6-5)|
|Date/Time||Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016 | 1:00 p.m.|
|Location||Charlottesville, Va. | Memorial Gymnasium|
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Cavaliers wrestling team will honor its seniors on Sunday (Feb. 14) when No. 19 Virginia hosts Chattanooga at 1 p.m. in Memorial Gym. Admission is free to the public.
The dual meet with the Mocs will be the last home event for the Cavaliers until Virginia hosts the ACC Championships on Sunday, Mar. 6.
Cavaliers In The Rankings:
Virginia continues to find itself among the top teams in the nation, coming in at No. 19 nationally in the latest NWCA/USA Today coaches poll. The Cavaliers also have two wrestlers ranked individually at their weight class in the latest InterMat rankings with George DiCamillo (No. 6 at 133 pounds) and Zach Nye (No. 11 at 197 pounds) representing Virginia.
Honoring The Seniors:
Virginia will honor nine wrestlers Sunday prior to the start of the match as part of its senior day ceremonies. The Cavaliers will honor Dusty Floyd, Patrick Gillen, Ethan Hayes, Nick Herrmann, Joseph Martinez, Zach Nye, Dustin Roemer, James Suvak and Justin VanHoose.
125: Nick Herrmann vs. Alonzo Allen
133: No. 6 George DiCamillo vs. Cody Hill or Cody Minnick
141: Emilo Martinez OR Zach Watson vs. Michael Pongracz
149: TJ Miller OR Chris Yankowich vs. Chase Zemenac
157: Andrew Atkinson vs. Kamaal Shakur
165: Fox Baldwin OR Garrett Peppelman vs. Dominic Lampe
174: Tyler Askey vs. Sean Mappes
184: Will Schany vs. John Lampe
197: No. 11 Zach Nye vs.Scottie Boykin
285: Patrick Gillen OR Ethan Hayes vs. No. 11 Jared Johnson
Up Next For The Cavaliers:
Virginia will wrestle on the road next weekend, traveling to face No. 21 Pittsburgh. The dual meet, which is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 19, is a makeup of the original meet that was postponed due to inclement weather in the region.