Northern Colorado Places Five at Wyoming Cowboy Open
The University of Northern Colorado wrestling team initiated its season on Sunday at the Wyoming Cowboy Open in Laramie, Wyo. The Bears helped set a tournament record with over 420 entrants. The Bears had five place-winners at the tournament.
Kyle Kaiser went 4-0 to capture first place in the 133-pound under 20 division. Making his collegiate debut freshman Kenny Hashimoto placed 1st in the 141-pound under-20 division. Hashimoto went 5-0 in the tournament.
UNC's Shawn Hart placed third in the 174-pound over-20 division with a 5-1 record.
The Bears will be back in action this Sunday when they host the Old Chicago Northern Colorado Open. Wrestling begins at 10 a.m. on Sunday in Butler-Hancock Hall.