Wrestling Travels to Central to Take Part in Under Armour Invitational

Wrestling Travels to Central to Take Part in Under Armour Invitational

The Buena Vista wrestling team will take the mat for the first time in nearly a month when it takes part in the annual Central College Under Armour Invitational inside the H.S. Kuyper Fieldhouse on Saturday in Pella, Iowa.

Over 200 wrestlers from 14 different teams are expected to take part in the event, including schools from Iowa, Kansas, Arkansas, Minnesota and Missouri.  Action is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m.

Live results throughout the day can be accessed at: trackwrestling.com

BVU was last in action on December 15 at the Prairie Wolves Duals, hosted by Nebraska Wesleyan.  The Beavers went 2-1 on the day and are 3-4 overall this season.

Seniors Brad Kerkhoff and Dylan Huntoon currently lead the team with 12 and 11 wins, respectively.  The duo also has a combined 13 bonus-point victories.  Fellow senior Shane Vaughan has eight victories on the year and is tied for the team lead with four pins.

2018-19 Individual Statistics

Following Saturday's action, the Beavers will return to American Rivers Conference action on Thursday, January 10, when they host Nebraska Wesleyan for the Ballroom Ball.  The dual will take place inside the Grand Ballroom of the newly renovated Siebens Forum.