NCAA Wrestling Championships 2018: Brackets, results, schedule for Saturday (03/17/2018)

NCAA Wrestling Championships 2018 ended Saturday night, March 17. Penn State won the team national championship, with Ohio State coming in second. Find brackets, results and the schedule for Saturday.

Penn State had four individual national champions.

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NCAA Wrestling Championships 2018: Brackets for Saturday

125 pounds bracket

Championship

  • Spencer Lee (Iowa) def. Nick Suriano (Rutgers), 5-1

Third Place

  • Nathan Tomasello (Ohio State) def. Ethan Lizak (Minnesota), 8-6

Fifth Place

  • Darian Cruz (Lehigh) def. Sebastian Rivera (Northwestern), 7-4 decision

Seventh Place

  • Ronnie Bresser (Oregon State) def. Zeke Moisey (West Virginia), medical forfeit

Consolation Semifinals

  • Nathan Tomasello (Ohio State) def. Sebastian Rivera (Northwestern), fall, 1:13
  • Ethan Lizak (Minnesota) def. Darian Cruz (Lehigh), 5-2 decision

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133 pounds bracket

Championship

  • Seth Gross (South Dakota State) def. Stevan Micic (Michigan), 13-8

Third Place

  • Tariq Wilson (N.C. State) def. Luke Pletcher (Ohio State), 17-8 major decision

Fifth Place

  • Kaid Brock (Oklahoma State) def. Scott Delvecchio (Rutgers), 10-1 major decision

Seventh Place

  • Scott Parker (Lehigh) def. Montorie Bridges (Wyoming), 5-2 decision

Consolation Semifinals

  • Luke Pletcher (Ohio State) def. Kaid Brock (Oklahoma State), 12-8 decision
  • Tariq Wilson (N.C. State) def. Scott Delvecchio (Rutgers), 13-3 major decision

141 pounds bracket

Championship

  • Yianni Diakomihalis (Cornell) def. Bryce Meredith (Wyoming), 7-4 decision

Third Place

  • Joey McKenna (Ohio State) def. Jaydin Eierman (Missouri), 7-2 decision

Fifth Place

  • Nick Lee (Penn State) def. Kevin Jack (N.C. State), 9-7 decision

Seventh Place

  • Chad Red (Nebraska) def. Sa’Derian Perry (Eastern Michigan), fall, 7:00

Consolation Semifinals

  • Jaydin Eierman (Missouri) def. Nick Lee (Penn State), 12-4 major decision
  • Joey McKenna (Ohio State) def. Kevin Jack (N.C. State), 4-3 decision

149 pounds bracket

Championship

  • Zain Retherford (Penn State) def. Ronald Perry (Lock Haven), 6-2 decision

Third Place

  • Matthew Kolodzik (Princeton) def. Troy Heilmann (North Carolina), 3-2 decision

Fifth Place

  • Brandon Sorensen (Iowa) def. Grant Leeth (Missouri), 4-0 decision

Seventh Place

  • Jason Tsirtsis (Arizona State) def. Boo Lewallen (Oklahoma State), 2-1 decision

Consolation Semifinals

  • Matthew Kolodzik (Princeton) def. Brandon Sorensen (Iowa), 7-3 decision
  • Troy Heilmann (North Carolina) def. Grant Leeth (Missouri), 5-3 decision

157 pounds bracket

Championship

  •   Jason Nolf (Penn State) def. Hayden Hidlay (N.C. State), 6-2 decision

Third Place

  • Tyler Berger (Nebraska) def. Michael Kemerer (Iowa)

Fifth Place

  • Alec Pantaleo (Michigan) def. Micah Jordan (Ohio State), 6-3 decision

Seventh Place

  • Joshua Shields (Arizona State) def. Luke Zilverberg (South Dakota State), 9-4 decision

Consolation Semifinals

  • Tyler Berger (Nebraska) def. Micah Jordan (Ohio State), 4-2 decision
  • Michael Kemerer (Iowa) def. Alec Pantaleo (Michigan), 6-1 decision

165 pounds bracket

Championship

  • Vincenzo Joseph (Penn State) def. Isaiah Martinez (Illinois), 6-1 decision

Third Place

  • Evan Wick (Wisconsin) def. Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven), fall, 3:20

Fifth Place

  • David McFadden (Virginia Tech) def. Alex Marinelli (Iowa), fall, 5:15

Seventh Place

  • Jonathon Chavez (Cornell) def. Chandler Rogers (Oklahoma State), 10-5 decision

Consolation Semifinals

  • Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven) def. David McFadden (Virginia Tech), 5-3 decision
  • Evan Wick (Wisconsin) def. Alex Marinelli (Iowa), 15-3 major decision

174 pounds bracket

Championship

  • Zahid Valencia (Arizona State) def. Mark Hall (Penn State), 8-2 decision

Third Place

  • Myles Amine (Michigan) def. Daniel Lewis (Missouri), 4-2 decision

Fifth Place

  • Bo Jordan (Ohio State) def. Jordan Kutler (Lehigh), medical forfeit

Seventh Place

  • David Kocer (South Dakota State) def. Jacobe Smith (Oklahoma State), 7-2 decision

Consolation Semifinals

  • Daniel Lewis (Missouri) def. Jordan Kutler (Lehigh)
  • Myles Amine (Michigan) def. Bo Jordan (Ohio State), 6-2 decision

184 pounds bracket

Championship

  • Bo Nickal (Penn State) def. Myles Martin (Ohio State), tech fall, 2:28

Third Place

  • Emory Parker (Illinois) def. Taylor Venz (Nebraska), 8-1 decision

Fifth Place

  • Domenic Abounader (Michigan) def. Zachary Zavatsky (Virginia Tech), 8-2 decision

Seventh Place

  • Chip Ness (North Carolina) def. Maxwell Dean (Cornell), 6-3 decision

Consolation Semifinals

  • Taylor Venz (Nebraska) def. Zachary Zavatsky (Virginia Tech), 7-3 decision
  • Emory Parker (Illinois) def. Domenic Abounader (Michigan), 6-5 decision

197 pounds bracket

Championship

  • Michael Macchiavello (N.C. State) def. Jared Haught (Virginia Tech), 3-1 decision

Third Place

  • Kyle Conel (Kent State) def. Kollin Moore (Ohio State), 5-3 decision

Fifth Place

  • Jacob Holschlag (Northern Iowa) def. Ben Darmstadt (Cornell), fall, 2:35

Seventh Place

  • Shakur Rasheed (Penn State) def. Willie Miklus (Missouri), 11-3 major decision

Consolation Semifinals

  • Kollin Moore (Ohio State) def. Ben Darmstadt (Cornell), 7-4 decision
  • Kyle Conel (Kent State) def. Jacob Holschlag (Northern Iowa), fall, 2:46

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285 pounds bracket

Championship

  • Kyle Snyder (Ohio State) def. Adam Coon (Michigan), 3-2

Third Place

  • Amar Dhesi (Oregon State) def. Jacob Kasper (Duke), fall, 1:47

Fifth Place

  • Samuel Stoll (Iowa) def. Mike Hughes (Hofstra), fall, 2:04

Seventh Place

  • Nick Nevills (Penn State) def. Youssif Hemida (Maryland), 7-5 decision

Consolation Semifinals

  • Amar Dhesi (Oregon State) def. Mike Hughes (Hofstra), 3-1 decision
  • Jacob Kasper (Duke) def. Samuel Stoll (Iowa), fall, 1:17

NCAA Wrestling Championships 2018: Results, scores for Saturday

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NCAA Wrestling Championships 2018: Team standings

  1. Penn State — 141.5 points
  2. Ohio State — 133.5 points
  3. Iowa — 97 points
  4. Michigan and N.C. State — 80 points

NCAA Wrestling Championships 2018: Schedule for Saturday

A total of 330 wrestlers will compete in 10 weight classes: 125 pounds, 133 pounds, 141 pounds, 149 pounds, 157 pounds, 165 pounds, 174 pounds, 184 pounds, 197 pounds, heavyweight. There will be individual national champions and top-8 finishers in the double-elimination format named All-Americans. Of the 330 wrestlers, 290 of them will qualify automatically.

  • Session I: Thursday, March 15; 12 p.m. ET on ESPNU
  • Session II: Thursday, March 15; 7 p.m. on ESPN
  • Session III: Friday, March 16: 11 a.m. on ESPNU
  • Session IV: Friday, March 16: 8 p.m. on ESPN
  • Session V: Saturday, March 17: 11 a.m. on ESPNU
  • Session VI: Saturday, March 17: 8 p.m. on ESPN2

Here’s a more specific breakdown of the schedule by session:

  • Session I (Eight Mat Configuration): Pigtails, First-Round competition
  • Session II (Eight Mat Configuration): Preliminaries (wrestle-back prelims as needed), Wrestle-back First Round; followed by Championship Round, Second round, Consolation round
  • Session III (Eight Mat Configuration): Quarterfinals on middle four mats; Wrestle-back Second and Third Rounds on outside mats
  • Session IV (Six Mat “Dog Bone” Configuration): Semifinals on two inside mats (one weight at a time), wrestle-back Fourth Round on outside four mats; followed by Wrestle-back Fifth Round on all six mats
  • Session V (Three Mat Configuration): Wrestle-back Semifinals on all three mats; Followed by Third, Fifth, Seventh place medal round matches
  • Session VI (One Championship Mat): Championship weight class finals; Individual weight class awards

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