Falcons Prepare to Host Annual Blue-Silver Intrasquad Match
Oct. 25, 2011
USAFA, Colo. -
The Air Force wrestling team previews the 2011-12 season on Wednesday, Oct. 26, as it hosts its annual Blue-Silver Intrasquad Match in Clune Arena at 6:30 p.m. The event, which is open to the public and will also be videostreamed at goairforcefalcons.com, will feature 10 bouts to determine the Falcons’ starting lineup heading into the season.
Among the competitors in Thursday night’s matches are three wrestlers who earned byes to the final round as returning starters in their respective weight classes—Greg Rinker (So., Northampton, Pa.) at 125 pounds, Alec Williams (Sr., Fultondale, Ala.) at 157 pounds and Jared Erickson (Jr., Newton, Utah) at heavyweight.
Two-time NCAA qualifier Cole VonOhlen (Jr., Jackson, Minn.) will be moving up to 149 from 141 pounds, where he spent his first two seasons, while sophomore Josh Kreimier (Fort Collins, Colo.), last year’s starter at 149 pounds, will battle Williams for the spot at 157 pounds. The lineup for the Blue-Silver Intrasquad Match is listed below: