With a seventh-place finish at the ASICS/Las Vegas Senior U.S. Open Wrestling Championships over the weekend, junior Jesse Stafford (Loomis, Calif.) has earned a chance to compete in the U.S. World Team Trials, which will be held May 31-June 1 in Madison, Wis.
Air Force wrestler Josh Martinez will be one of 19 honorees at the 16th-annual Hall of Fame Honors Banquet held by the Colorado Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. The event will be held Saturday, May 10, at the Marriott Hotel in Colorado Springs.
Naval Academy Director of Athletics Chet Gladchuk announced on Friday that Joel Sharratt has been named Navy's new head wrestling coach. A former assistant coach at the Naval Academy under Bruce Burnett, Sharratt has spent the last eight years as the head wrestling coach at the Air Force Academy.
A pair of Air Force wrestlers concluded competition Friday at the 2014 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships, being held at Chesapeake Energy Arena, to bring the 2013-14 season to an end.