June 13, 2004

UNC & USA Wrestling To Host Pepsi National Cadet Dual Meet Championships June 22-26

GREELEY, Colo. - In conjunction with Colorado USA Wrestling, the University of Northern Colorado will serve as the host to the 2004 USA Wrestling Pepsi National Cadet Dual Meet Championships June 22-26 in Butler-Hancock Hall. The event is sponsored by Pepsi.

The event will feature nearly 60 wrestling teams from 23 states. The squads competing are comprised of all-star teams which include national champions, All-Americans, state champions and state place-winners. The Greco-Roman portion of the meet will take place on June 22-23. The freestyle portion of the event will take place June 24-26.

UNC assistant wrestling coach George Thompson is also looking for volunteers for the event. No experience is necessary for the tasks that will be taken care of during the event. For those interested in helping out with the event either call the UNC wrestling office at 970-351-1832 or e-mail at George.Thompson@unco.edu.

Tickets will be available at the door on each day of the event.

Adult Ticket Prices:
All-Tournament - $35
All-Session Greco-Roman - $15
All Session Freestyle - $20
Single Day - $10
Evening Only - $5

Student Ticket Prices (Ages 11-17)
All-Tournament - $20
All Session Greco-Roman - $10
All Session Freestyle - $10
Single Day - $5
Evening Only - $2

Children 10 & Under are Free


Tournament Schedule
Tues., June 22:

Greco-Roman Session I (Rounds 1-3): 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Greco-Roman Session II (Rounds 4-5): 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Wed., June 23:

Greco-Roman Session III (Rounds 6-7): 8 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Greco-Roman Session IV (Championships/Cons. Rounds 1-3): 1 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Greco-Roman Session V (Placement Rounds - Awards): 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Thurs., June 24:

Freestyle Session I (Rounds 1-3): Noon - 5:30 p.m.

Fri., June 25:

Freestyle Session II (Rounds 4-5): 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Freestyle Session III (Rounds 6-7): 2 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Freestyle Session IV (Championship Rounds 2-3/Cons. Round 2): 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Sat., June 26:

Freestyle Session V (Championship/Cons. Round 1): 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Freestyle Session VI (Placement Rounds - Awards): 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.