The MIT Wrestling Team qualified four wrestlers for the NCWA National tournament in Allen, Texas this season. Freshman Joseph Ward qualified in the 195 lb division. Sophomore and Club President Keith Skaggs qualified for Nationals for his second year, taking 3rd place in the 133 lb division. Graduate student Jacob Lazer Adams also qualified for his second trip to Nationals by taking 2nd place in the 149 lb division. Senior and Team Captain Jonathon Brown qualified for the National Tournament for a third time by winning the final match of the day in the closing seconds of double overtime to a roaring crowd, placing an exclamation point on an amazing season.
Pictures are from National Collegiate Wrestling Northeast Conference Championship (NCWA) this season which qualified four team members for Nationals. Note: Places are from the Conference Tournament as we were unable to attend Nationals due to COVID-19 disruptions.