Wrestling programs has successful postseason

Posted by Janae Melvin on April 4, 2017 in The Ottawa University women’s wrestling team was the national runner-up at the 2017 National Collegiate Wrestling Association National Championships. The Braves were led by sophomore Valeria Rivera who won the National Championship in the 109 pound weight class. Rivera is the second women’s wrestling champion in the program’s young history.

The men’s wrestling team won the KCAC Championship at the inaugural KCAC Invitational on February 3. The Braves won the event with 88 points. The Braves had one conference champion with John Pacha winning the 149 pound weight class.