Builders Finish Sixth At The NCWA Nationals; Three Builders Earn All-American Honors

Builders Finish Sixth At The NCWA Nationals; Three Builders Earn All-American Honors

EVENT: NCWA Nationals

LOCATION: Silver Spurs Arena- Kissimmee, FL

IN BRIEF: Ty Boyd (125), Jacob Michael (133), and Aaron Bright (141) placed in the top 8 on day three of the 2016 National Collegiate Wrestling Association National Championships to earn All-American honors.

ON THE MAT: 

125 - Ty Boyd (34-9)
Cons. Round 7 - Byron Smith (Memphis) 12-3 won by decision over Ty Boyd (Apprentice) 34-9 (Dec 11-9)
7th Place Match - Ty Boyd (Apprentice) 34-9 won by tech fall over Jiro DeLoach (Texas State) 18-6 (TF-1.5 4:52 (19-4)

133 - Jacob Michael (19-17)
Cons. Round 7 - De`Ante Evans (Defiance) 24-9 won by fall over Jacob Michael (Apprentice) 19-17 (Fall 2:23)
7th Place Match - Tyler Weiss (B Y U) 16-5 won by decision over Jacob Michael (Apprentice) 19-17 (Dec 8-3)

141 - Aaron Bright (26-10)
Cons. Round 7 - Aaron Bright (Apprentice) 26-10 won by medical forfeit over Jeff Hayden (Towson) 13-5 (M. For.)
Cons. Semi - Andrew Johnson (Washington) 28-7 won by decision over Aaron Bright (Apprentice) 26-10 (Dec 8-3)
5th Place Match - Matthew Seymour (Central Florida) 28-15 won by forfeit over Aaron Bright (Apprentice) 26-10 (For.)

TEAM STANDINGS:

The Builders finish in 6th place out of 100 teams in the tournament with 73 points.  Emmanuel College finishes first with 213 points, followed by Central Florida with 191.0 points and Grand Valley State with 188 points. 

Final Results: Trackwrestling

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