GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. Division II's regional wrestling competition took place right here at Brownson Arena. After Friday morning's sessions, all of Colorado Mesa's wrestlers were still alive looking for a chance to finish top three and advance to the NCAA National Championships.
When it came time for the second round of consolations and the championship semifinals, Mesa's Vargas, Salazar and Holdren were knocked out of the bracket. Below are the wrestlers still alive fighting for a spot at nationals in Cleveland, Ohio.
(133) Colby Christensen, Cons. Semifinals
(149) James Martinez, Champ. Finals
(157) Trevor Donarski, Cons. Semifinals
(165) Jessie Hoffschneider, Cons. Semifinals
(174) Chester Granard, Cons. Semifinals
(197) Paco Retana, Champ. Finals
(HWT) Jordan Pussehl, Cons. Semifinals
10:00 am: Gates open
11:00 am: Session III begins (cons. semifinals, cons. finals)
5:00 pm: Gates re-open
6:00 pm: Session IV begins (champ. finals)