Air Force wrestler Jesse Stafford was named Air Force Athlete of the Week on Nov. 25, after earning his first individual title of the season at the UNK Holiday Inn Open on Saturday, Nov. 23.
Led by five individual titles, the Air Force wrestling team finished with 18 placewinners at the UNK Holiday Inn Open, held Saturday at the Bufffalo County Fairgrounds. Twelve Falcons, including four champions, placed in the top six in the Elite Division, while six others were placewinners in the Amateur Division.
The Air Force wrestling team is back in action this weekend, Nov. 23, at the UNK Holiday Inn Open, hosted by Nebraska-Kearney. Live results for the tournament will be available at trackwrestling.com.
The Air Force wrestling team compiled a 3-0 record at the Augustana Duals on Friday, defeating Chadron State, 28-6, Morningside College, 37-3, and the host Vikings, 30-13. With the dual victories, the Falcons move to 2-3 on the season.