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Liberty wrestles big weekend

November 5, 2012  |  Blacksburg, Va. 

Two tournaments were on the slate for the Liberty University wrestling team last weekend, beginning with the Southern Virginia University Quad Meet on Saturday, Nov. 3, and concluding with the Virginia Tech Open on Saturday.

On Saturday the Flames outscored Truett McConnell University 42-16 and Southern Virginia University 54-3.

Freshman Peter Tatanish (149 lbs.) went 3-0 on the day, which included a triumph over returning MAC conference champion Sean Porter by a score of 7-1. Senior Jonathan Perkins (174 lbs.) and freshman Jacob Hood (197 lbs.) each went 3-0 on Saturday as well.

In Blacksburg, Va., Sunday, Flames wrestlers competed individually, facing players from 19 NCAA programs, including Division I powerhouse Virginia Tech, ranked No. 13 in the country.

Royal Brettrager, the 184-pound junior, highlighted the Flames' performance with a 2-2 record. Sophomore Ryan Miller (133 lbs.) went 1-2 on the day, as did 157-pound freshman Chase Boontjer.

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Feb 28, 10:00 AM - LaHaye Multipurpose Center
vs.
Wrestling
Mid Atlantic Conference Tournament
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SECS
Wrestling
vs. Mid Atlantic Conference Tournament
Feb 28, 10:00 AM - LaHaye Multipurpose Center

Wrestling
at NCWA Grand Nationals
Mar 12, 10:00 AM - Allen, TX

Wrestling
at NCWA Grand Nationals
Mar 13, 10:00 AM - Allen, TX

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at NCWA Grand Nationals
Mar 14, 10:00 AM - Allen, TX

Full Schedule

Feb 12
Wrestling
at Dual Meet @ Ferrum College
W (29-10)

Feb 7
Wrestling
at Messiah Open
2nd Sturgill

Feb 1
Wrestling
vs. St. Andrews University Dual
W (40-9)

Jan 24
Wrestling
at NCWA National Duals
NCWA Dual Champs

Jan 23
Wrestling
at NCWA National Duals
NCWA Dual Champs

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