Sooners Set for Lone Star Duals

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
JANUARY 03, 2003

Jan. 3, 2003

NORMAN, Okla. - The University of Oklahoma wrestling team will travel to Grand Praire, Texas, Saturday to compete in the Lone Star Duals. Oklahoma enters the Duals with a 46-0 win over NC State on Thursday. The Sooners (2-1) will face three teams on Saturday, beginning at 10 a.m. against Harvard. The Sooners will then face No. 20 Cornell at 2 p.m. and Navy at 6 p.m.

The Sooners will bring three undefeated wrestlers into this weekend's competition. Senior Witt Durden has compiled a 6-0 record, freshman Teyon Ware holds a 1-0 record and top-ranked senior Josh Lambrecht has recorded an 8-0 mark this season. Oklahoma will travel seven wrestlers ranked in every weight (except 141, 157 and 165).

The Sooners will return home and head to Tempe, Ariz. on Jan. 8 to take on the Sun Devils of Arizona State.

Oklahoma's Probable Participants

125 Pounds: No. 11/11 Bo Maynes Brad Knecht 133 Pounds: No. 2/2 Witt Durden Daniel Carruthers 141 Pounds: Teyon Ware 149 Pounds: Danny Rubenstein No. 12/10 Nate Parker 157 Pounds: Rafael Maturino 165 Pounds: Wes Roberts Randy Sulaver 174 Pounds: No. 8/4 Robbie Waller E.K. Waldhaus 184 Pounds: No. 1/1 Josh Lambrecht Derrick Brown 197 Pounds: No. 12/11 Tom Grossman Joel Tapler Heavyweight: No. 3/2 Leonce Crump Erin Helvey

Rankings are based on Amateur Wrestling News/Intermat polls.



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