Wrestle-Offs Scheduled for Saturday
Corvallis, Ore. ? The 2008-09 Oregon State wrestling team will hold its annual wrestle-offs at 3:30 p.m. in legendary Gill Coliseum on Saturday, Nov. 1. Fans are invited to come and admission is free.
While some weight classes are already determined, some are up for grabs and will be determined on Saturday afternoon. Returning to the lineups this season are 2008 NCAA qualifier senior Kyle Bressler (Federal Way, Wash.) and 2008 Olympian senior Heinrich Barnes (Pretoria, South Africa). Also returning is Pac-10 Championships fourth place finisher sophomore Tim Patrick (Milwaukie, Ore.). And fans have a chance to see the five new faces on the squad.
Other returners with varsity experience include seniors Jake Gonzales (Enumclaw, Wash.) and Ben Harris (Langley, Wash.), juniors Dan Brascetta (Aurora, Colo.) and Keegan Davis (Salem, Ore.) and sophomores Brice Arand (Springfield, Ore.) and Jon Brascetta (Aurora, Colo.).
The wrestling team begins its 2008-09 campaign on Saturday, Nov. 15, against Simon Fraser in Lake Stevens, Wash., at Lake Stevens High School. The meet is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m.
2008-09 Wrestle-Offs Match-Ups
Jake Gonzales vs. Jesse Kane
Kelly Kubec vs. Tyler Phillips
Clifton Ivanoff vs. Dan Somers
Garrett Drucker vs. Caleb Vallotton
Ryan Harold vs. Mike Mangrum
Heinrich Barnes vs. Anthony Peressini
Tim Patrick vs. Jon Brascetta
Keegan Davis vs. Josh Stalcup
Alex Reser vs. Cody Ponder
Dan Brascetta vs. Brandon Perkins
Ben Harris vs. Cody Weishoff
Kyle Bressler vs. Brice Arand
Ty Vinson vs. Chad Hanke
Bubba Owens vs. Clayton Jack
Let It Rage with Season Tickets
Season tickets are available for the 2008-09 wrestling season. The adult season ticket price is $42 and the youth/senior price is $26; all seating is general admission.