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High School

2020-21 Season begins: February 15, 2021
First matches may be held: March 3, 2021

Girls State Tournament: TBD - Parkersburg South High School
Regional Tournaments: Weekend of April 9-10, 2021
State Tournament: AA/A: April 21-22, 2021; AAA April 23-24, 2021

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2022 - March 3 - 5
2023 - March 2 - 4
2024 - February 29 - March 2

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2020-21 Middle School Tournament Dates

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West Virginia AAU Wrestling
Contact info: Jim Smith

West Virginia University Wrestling

Tim Flynn, Head Coach

WVU Wrestling at WVUSports.com
WVU Website

2020-21 Season
Jan 10 (Sun) Kent State, Ohio, Virginia Tech, HOME, Morgantown, W.Va., WVU Coliseum, 12:00 p.m.
Jan 17 (Sun) Bucknell, Oklahoma, HOME, Morgantown, W.Va., WVU Coliseum, 2 p.m.
Jan 31 (Sun) Northern Colorado, HOME, Morgantown, W.Va., WVU Coliseum, 12 p.m.
Feb 6 (Sat) Wyoming AT Uniwyo Sports Complex, Laramie, Wyo., 1:00 p.m.
Feb 6 (Sat) Air Force, Fresno State AT Greeley, Colo., 9:30 p.m.
Feb 14 (Sun) Oklahoma State, Missouri AT Gallagher-Iba Arena, Stillwater, Okla. 1:00 p.m.
Feb 19 (Fri) Iowa State HOME Morgantown, W.Va. WVU Coliseum, TBA
Mar 6-7 (Sat-Sun) Big 12 Championships AT BOK Center, Tulsa, Okla., All Day
Mar 18-20 (Thu - Sat) NCAA Championships, AT St. Louis, Mo., All Day

West Liberty University Wrestling

Danny Irwin, Head Coach

West Liberty Wrestling at hilltoppersports.com

West Liberty University Website

2019-20 Season
Nov. 2: Open Practice HOME 5 p.m.
Nov. 6: WVU Tech HOME 7 p.m.
Nov. 9: at Mount Union Invitational 9 a.m.
Nov. 9: at Drexel/SIU-Edwardsville 11 a.m.
Nov. 16: at Findlay Open 9 a.m.
Nov. 23: at Baldwin Wallace Memorial 9 a.m.
Nov. 24: UNC-Pembroke/Mount Olive HOME Noon
Dec. 7: at Little State Invitational 9 a.m.
Dec. 8: at Lake Erie (Ohio) Quad Noon
Dec. 14: at Pitt-Johnstown 1 p.m.
Dec. 20: King/Davis & Elkins HOME 2 p.m.
Jan. 4: at Spartan Mat Classic 9 a.m.
Jan. 10: at Ashland (Ohio) 7 p.m.
Jan. 17: at Notre Dame (Ohio) 7 p.m.
Jan. 19: Urbana/Fairmont State HOME 1 p.m.
Jan. 26: Hilltopper Open HOME 9 a.m.
Feb. 1: W.Va. Invitational HOME 10 a.m.
Feb. 8: at John Summa Invitational 9 a.m.
Feb. 14: at Baldwin Wallace 7 p.m.
Feb. 16: Seton Hill (Pa.) HOME 2 p.m.
Feb. 29: at NCAA D2 Super Region III 9 a.m.
March 13-14: at NCAA D2 Nationals TBA

WVU Tech Wrestling

Dustin Stough, Head Wrestling Coach
Office: 304-442-3276
Cell: 240-321-3679
Athletic Office: 304.442.3121

WVU Tech Wrestling at goldenbearathletics.com
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2019-20 Season
Sat 11.2.2019 9 AM Patriot Open AT Williamsburg, KY
Wed 11.6.2019 6 PM West Liberty University AT West Liberty, WV
Sun 11.10.2019 9 AM Averett Cougar Open AT Danville, VA
Sat 11.16.2019 10 AM Lindsey Wilson College Duals AT Columbia, KY
Fri 11.22.2019 6 PM AAC Truett McConnell University AT Cleveland, GA
Tue 11.26.2019 4 PM Cumberland University (Tenn.) AT Campbellsville, KY
Tue 11.26.2019 4 PM Lincoln College AT Campbellsville, KY
Tue 11.26.2019 4 PM Campbellsville University (Ky.) AT Campbellsville, KY
Fri 12.6.2019 - Sat 12.7.2019 9 AM Messiah Petrofes Invitational AT Grantham, PA
Fri 12.13.2019 6 PM Alderson Broaddus University HOME Beckley, WV Van Meter Gym
Sat 1.4.2020 9 AM Jim Crytzer Invitational AT Lexington, VA
Tue 1.7.2020 6 PM Southwestern Virginia Community College HOME Beckley, WV Van Meter Gym
Sat 1.11.2020 12 PM AAC Allen University (S.C.) HOME Beckley, WV Van Meter Gym
Sat 1.18.2020 12 PM Southern Virginia University Lynchburg, VA
Sat 1.18.2020 12 PM Liberty University AT Lynchburg, VA
Fri 1.24.2020 6 PM AAC Reinhardt University HOME Beckley, WV Van Meter Gym
Fri 1.31.2020 6 PM AAC St. Andrews University HOME Beckley, WV Van Meter Gym
Sat 2.1.2020 10 AM West Virginia Invitational AT West Liberty, WV
Fri 2.7.2020 6 PM AAC Bluefield College (Va.) HOME Beckley, WV Van Meter Gym
Fri 2.14.2020 7 PM Ohio Valley University AT Vienna, WV
Sat 2.22.2020 9 AM Appalachian Athletic Conference Championship HOME Beckley, WV Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center

Ohio Valley University Wrestling

Pat Sole, Head Coach

OVU Wrestling at fightingscots.ovu.edu
Ohio Valley University Website

2019-20 Season
2019-20 Season

11/09/2019 Mount Union Invitational, Alliance OH
11/16/2019 AT Alderson Broaddus Battler Royale, Philippi WV
11/24/2019 King University Tornado Open, Bristol TN
12/07/2019 Sat 12.7.19 AT Kent State University-Tuscarwas (tri) AT New Philiadelphia, Ohio
12/14 - 12/15/2019 Midwest Classic (Invite), University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
01/04/2020 Waynesburg University Invitational, Waynesburg PA
01/09/2020 Ohio Valley, WV @ Fairmont State, WV
01/14/2020 Ohio Valley, WV @ Muskingum, OH
01/19/2020 Purple Raider Open, Univ of Mt Union, Alliance OH
01/24 - 01/25/2020 AT Great Midwest Athletic Conference Tournament, AT University of Findlay, Findlay OH
02/01/2020 AT Seton Hill Quad
02/06/2020 Ohio Valley, WV @ Alderson Broaddus, Philippi WV
02/14/2020 AT WVU Tech, Beckley, WV
02/29/2020 NCAA DII Super Region 3 Championships (Invite), AT Univ of Indianapolis
Fri Mar 13 NCAA Division II Wrestling National Championships, Sioux Falls, SD

Wheeling University Wrestling

August Wesley, Head Coach

Wheeling University has reinstated its wrestling program for the 2020-2021 year. The past Wheeling Jesuit pages can be viewed AT THIS LINK.

Alderson Broaddus University Wrestling

Sam Gardner, Head Coach

AB Wrestling at gobattlers.com

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2019-20 Season
Nov 1 (Fri) 2:00 PM HOME vs Davis & Elkins College AT Philippi, WV
Nov 9 (Sat) 9:00 AM AT Washington and Jefferson Invitational AT Washington, PA
Nov 16 (Sat) 10:00 AM HOME vs Battler Royale AT Philippi, WV
Nov 24 (Sun) 9:00 AM at Lake Erie Invitational, AT Riverside High School, Painesville, OH
Dec 6 (Fri) Dec 7 (Sat) at Petrofes Invitational AT Grantham, PA
Dec 13 (Fri) 7:00 PM at West Virginia University Institute of Technology AT Beckley, WV
Jan 4 (Sat) 9:00 AM at Waynesburg Invitational AT Waynesburg, PA
Jan 10 (Fri) - Jan 11 (Sat) at The Virginia Duals, AT Hampton, VA
Jan 24 (Fri) - Jan 25 (Sat) at G-MAC Duals AT Findlay, OH
Feb 1 (Sat) 9:00 AM at WV Invitational AT West Liberty, WV
Feb 6 (Thu) 7:00 PM HOME vs Ohio Valley University, AT Philippi, WV
Feb 8 (Sat) at Southern Virginia University / Averett Tri-Meet AT Buena Vista, VA
Feb 12 (Wed) 7:00 PM at Garrett College AT McHenry, MD
Feb 16 (Sun) 10:00 AM at USCAA National Invitational AT Lemont Furnace, PA
Feb 29 (Sat) AT NCAA Division II Super Regional AT Erie, PA

Davis and Elkins College Wrestling

Jerry Boland, Head Coach

D&E Wrestling at senatornation.com

2019-20 Season
Nov 1 (Fri) 2:00 PM at Alderson Broaddus Philippi, W. Va.
Nov 9 (Sat) 9:45 AM at W&J Invite AT Washington, Pa.
Nov 16 (Sat) 10:00 AM at Alderson Broaddus Invite AT Philippi, W. Va.
Nov 24 (Sun) 10:00 AM at John Carroll Duals AT University Heights, Ohio
Dec 8 (Sun) 9:00 AM at Bob Quade Cyclone Open AT Centenary, Hackettstown, N.J.
Dec 14 (Sat) 10:00 AM Averett AT Greensboro, N.C.
Dec 14 (Sat) 12:00 PM Greensboro College AT Greensboro, N.C.
Dec 19 (Thu) 8:00 PM at Seton Hill, Greesnbug, Pa.
Dec 20 (Fri) 10:00 AM King (Tenn.) AT Wheeling, W. Va.
Dec 20 (Fri) 1:00 PM West Liberty AT Wheeling, W. Va.
Jan 11 (Sat) 10:00 AM at Shorty Hitchcock Open AT Millersville, Millersville, Pa.
Jan 18 (Sat) 10:00 AM at Kutztown Duals, Kutztown, Pa.
Jan 25 (Sat) 1:00 PM vs York (Pa.) Buena Vista, Va.
Jan 25 (Sat) 1:00 PM vs Southern Virginia AT Buena Vista, Va.
Feb 8 (Sat) 5:00 PM vs Fairmont State AT Elkins, W. Va. McDonnell Center
Feb 14 (Fri) 7:00 PM vs UNC Pembroke AT Elkins, W. Va. McDonnell Center
Feb 28 (Fri) Mar 1 (Sun) at NCAA Super Regional AT Pembroke, N.C.
Mar 13 (Fri) Mar 14 (Sat) at NCAA DII Nationals AT Sioux Falls, S.D.

Fairmont State University Wrestling

Chris Freije, Head Coach

FSU Wrestling at fightingfalcons.com

Fairmont State Falcon Wrestling Facebook Page
2019-20 Season
Nov 2 (Sat) 12:00 PM at Garrett Community College, McHenry, Md.
Nov 10 (Sun) 10:00 AM Ohio Intercollegiate Open AT Cleveland, Ohio
Nov 16 (Sat) 12:30 PM Washington and Jefferson AT Waynesburg, Pa. (tri)
Nov 16 (Sat) 2:00 PM Messiah AT Waynesburg, Pa. (tri)
Nov 23 (Sat) VS Limestone, AT King University, Bristol, Tenn. (tri)
Nov 23 (Sat) VS King University, AT King University, Bristol, Tenn. (tri)

Nov 24 (Sun) AT King University Open, Bristol, Tenn.
Dec 17 (Tue) 12:00 PM HOME vs Notre Dame College AT Fairmont, W.Va.
Jan 4 (Sat) 9:30 AM AT Waynesburg Invitational AT Waynesburg, Pa.
Jan 9 (Thu) 2:00 PM HOME vs Ohio Valley AT Fairmont, W.Va.
Jan 15 (Wed) 6:00 PM HOME vs Kent State Tuscarawas AT Fairmont, W.Va.
Jan 17 (Fri) 7:00 PM at Mercyhurst, Erie, Pa.
Jan 19 (Sun) 1:00 PM VS West Liberty, AT West Liberty, W.Va. (tri)
Jan 19 (Sun) 1:00 PM VS Urbana AT West Liberty, W.Va. (tri)
Jan 25 (Sat) 9:00 AM Appalachian State Open AT Boone, N.C.
Feb 1 (Sat) TBA Mountain East Conference Championships AT West Liberty, W.Va.
Feb 8 (Sat) 6:00 PM at Davis & Elkins AT Elkins, W.Va.
Feb 16 (Sun) 10:00 AM AT John Carroll Open AT University Heights, Ohio
Feb 29 (Sat) TBA Super Region 1 National Qualifier, Erie, Pa. (Mercyhurst)
Mar 13 (Fri) - Mar 14 (Sat) NCAA Division II National Championships, Sioux Falls, S.D.

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