CWRU Wrestling to Host 2019 Ohio Intercollegiate Open

Adam Kates wrestles his opponent

The Case Western Reserve University wrestling team will host the 2019 Ohio Intercollegiate Open Wrestling Tournament on Sunday, November 10th.

Action at the meet is slated to begin at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday at the Veale Field House on the CWRU campus. The tournament will continue throughout the day, with the finals scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m.

Admission for the event will cost $15 for Adults (18 & over), $5 for non CWRU students (with school ID) and ages 6 to 17, and free admission for CWRU ID holders and ages 5 and under.

Live streaming video and results of the event are available at

This will be CWRU's first intercollegiate tournament of the season.

Last Friday, the Spartans competed at the Cleveland Clash, hosted by Cleveland State University. The meet was held in a 'Round Robin' format, where CWRU, Cleveland State and John Carroll University were scored in three separate dual matches.

Seniors Jacob Frisch, Andrew Hoover and Isaac Collier each picked up wins during the competition. Frisch earned a 19-7 major decision victory over JCU's Dominic Devine, Andrew Hoover claimed a 3-1 decision over Ian McKenna of John Carroll and Collier rounded out the victories with a 6-2 decision over the Blue Streaks' Sam Gross.

Results and a recap of the competition will be posted to following the completion of action on Sunday.