2008 COL: NCAA Division 1 C’ships

Photo coverage of the 2008 NCAA Wrestling Championships

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2008 COLLEGE WRESTLING: NCAA FINALS

Full Brackets here.

TEAM SCORES

1 Iowa 117.5 (2)
2 Ohio State 79 (2)
3 Penn State 75 (1)
4 Nebraska 74
5 Oklahoma State 72 (1)
5 Iowa State 72
7 Michigan 69
7 Central Michigan 69
9 Cornell 63 (1)
10 Minnesota 61.5

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS BY WEIGHT

125 Lbs
1st: Angel Escobedo [1] – Indiana (10-3)
2nd: Jayson Ness [2] – Minnesota
3rd: Paul Donahoe [3] – Nebraska (6-3)
4th: Mark McKnight [US] – Penn State
5th: Tanner Gardner [4] – Stanford (8-2)
6th: Charlie Falck [5] – Iowa
7th: Brandon Precin [8] – Northwestern (5-2)
8th: James Nicholson [10] – Old Dominion

133 Lbs
1st: Coleman Scott [3] – Oklahoma State (Fall 0:49)
2nd: Joey Slaton [4] – Iowa
3rd: Frank Gomez [1] – Michigan State (7-2)
4th: James Kennedy [2] – Illinois
5th: Mack Reiter [8] – Minnesota (10-7)
6th: Mike Grey [7] – Cornell
7th: Nick Fanthorpe [5] – Iowa State (7-6)
8th: Joe Baker [11] – Navy

141 Lbs
1st: J Jaggers [6] – Ohio State (5-2)
2nd: Chad Mendes [1] – Cal Poly-SLO
3rd: Charles Griffin [2] – Hofstra (5-2)
4th: Nathan Morgan [4] – Oklahoma State
5th: Nick Gallick [9] – Iowa State (3-2)
6th: Matt Kyler [US] – Army
7th: Manny Rivera [5] – Minnesota (Fall 3:46)
8th: Cody Cleveland [10] – Tennessee-Chattanooga

149 Lbs
1st: Brent Metcalf [1] – Iowa (14-8)
2nd: Bubba Jenkins [6] – Penn State
3rd: Jordan Burroughs [4] – Nebraska (4-2)
4th: Josh Churella [5] – Michigan
5th: Darrion Caldwell [7] – North Carolina State (Med FFT)
6th: J.P. O’Connor [3] – Harvard
7th: Dustin Schlatter [2] – Minnesota (3-2 TB)
8th: Lance Palmer [9] – Ohio State

157 Lbs
1st: Jordan Leen [8] – Cornell (5-4)
2nd: Michael Poeta [2] – Illinois
3rd: Dan Vallimont [3] – Penn State (5-4)
4th: Brandon Becker [4] – Indiana
5th: Gregor Gillespie [1] – Edinboro (WTF 15-0, 4:44)
6th: Josh Zupancic [12] – Stanford
7th: Cyler Sanderson [7] – Iowa State (7-5)
8th: Matt Moley [US] – Bloomsburg

165 Lbs
1st: Mark Perry [2] – Iowa (5-2)
2nd: Eric Tannenbaum [1] – Michigan
3rd: Nick Marable [3] – Missouri (3-2)
4th: Mack Lewnes [4] – Cornell
5th: Moza Fay [8] – Northern Iowa (13-6)
6th: Michael Cannon [10] – American
7th: Jonathan Reader [6] – Iowa State (10-7)
8th: Stephen Dwyer [5] – Nebraska

174 Lbs
1st: Keith Gavin [1] – Pittsburgh (4-2)
2nd: Steve Luke [2] – Michigan
3rd: Jay Borschel [4] – Iowa (6-4)
4th: Brandon Browne [3] – Nebraska
5th: Brandon Sinnott [5] – Central Michigan (3-2)
6th: Steve Anceravage [11] – Cornell
7th: Matt Stolpinski [7] – Navy (Fall 4:07)
8th: Alton Lucas [6] – Hofstra

184 Lbs
1st: Mike Pucillo [2] – Ohio State (3-3 TB2)
2nd: Jake Varner [1] – Iowa State
3rd: Tyrel Todd [3] – Michigan (3-2)
4th: Christian Sinnott [4] – Central Michigan
5th: Raymond Jordan [6] – Missouri (6-4)
6th: Phillip Keddy [7] – Iowa
7th: Jack Jensen [12] – Oklahoma State (3-2)
8th: Kirk Smith [10] – Boise State

197 Lbs
1st: Phil Davis [2] – Penn State (7-2)
2nd: Wynn Michalak [4] – Central Michigan
3rd: Hudson Taylor [7] – Maryland (7-5 SV)
4th: Craig Brester [8] – Nebraska
5th: Josh Glenn [1] – American (11-6)
6th: Dallas Herbst [6] – Wisconsin
7th: Max Askren [5] – Missouri (11-9 SV)
8th: David Bertolino [US] – Iowa State

285 Lbs
1st: Dustin Fox [1] – Northwestern (4-2 SV2)
2nd: J.D. Bergman [2] – Ohio State
3rd: Ed Prendergast [3] – Navy (4-1)
4th: Jared Rosholt [5] – Oklahoma State
5th: Matt Fields [4] – Iowa (4-2 SV2)
6th: David Zabriskie [7] – Iowa State
7th: Bubba Gritter [8] – Central Michigan (DFT)
8th: Kyle Massey [6] – Wisconsin