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Brian Courtney
Brian  Courtney


Sayre, Pa.

High School:
Athens Area



Five Cavaliers Place At National Collegiate Open Sunday

Courtney's title at 141 pounds leads five UVA place-winners at National Collegiate Open Sunday


Courtney's Title Leads Trio Of UVA Place-Winners Saturday

All three freshmen wrestlers placed for Virginia in Saturday event


Three Cavaliers Advance To Southern Scuffle Semifinals

Virginia has five wrestlers looking to place as wrestling continues Tuesday in Chattanooga

Posted a 21-9 record in his redshirt season wrestling at 141 pounds
Tallied 13 bonus-point wins, including nine pins, two tech falls and two major decisions
Went 13-2 in matches decided by bonus points – including 9-0 in wins decided by fall
Turned in a third-place finish at the Mat Town Open (11/17) with a 4-1 record
Posted a first-place finish at the Appalachian Open (1/27)
Took first at the National Collegiate Open (2/25) with three pins and a decision
Went 3-2 at the Southern Scuffle with two pins and a major decision

Four-year letterwinner at Athens Area High School under head coach Dale Jarvis
Ranked the No. 8 wrestler at 132 pounds by InterMat
Ranked the No. 40 overall wrestler by FloWrestling
Two-time Pennsylvania state champion (2016, 2017)
Also turned in third-place finish (2014) and second-place finish (2015) at PA state championships
2016 FloNationals Champion
2015 NHSCA Champion in the sophomore division

Son of Brian and Kelly Courtney
Has three brothers, Matt, Jake and Josh, and a sister, Michaela


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