Wrestlers to grapple at Concordia

Memorial will send 12 wrestlers to compete in the Concordia Open in Montreal this weekend. The competition will be Memorial's first CIS meet of the year.

 

Carla ChaytorThree female wrestlers will be competing this weekend for Memorial. Carla Chaytor, Kate Ellsworth-Clark and Jenna Brake will all be on the mat.

 

MUN will be sending nine male competitors to the meet. Fourth year Matt Patey will be back this season for Memorial after qualifying for the CIS Championship last season. Patey will be joined by teammates Dustin Silvy, Robbie Jewer, Ian Janes, Steven Adams, Liam Donovan, Dennis Sutton, Eamon Morrisey and Robert Hermanto.

Matthew Patey

 

Memorial head coach Kerri Ann Evely is looking forward to have her team back on the mat in interuniversity competition.

 

She said, "The team has been training hard in anticipation of the start of the season and we are all looking forward to competing against other universities this weekend. It will be a good test and a good learning experience for our first year wrestlers."