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Virginia Hosts Gardner-Webb At AFC On Friday

Nov. 16, 2017

 Virginia (0-2) vs. Gardner-Webb (0-3)
 Date/Time Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 | 7:00 p.m.
Location Charlottesville, Va. | Aquatic & Fitness Center | Parking Map
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia (0-2) wrestling team opens the home portion of its schedule on Friday (Nov. 17) when it hosts Gardner-Webb (0-3) at 7 p.m. at the Aquatic and Fitness Center.  Admission is free to the public. Parking is available in the lots surrounding the AFC and Scott Stadium beginning at 5 p.m.

Fans can keep up with the action through live stats linked at and through the program’s official Twitter account @UVAWrestling.

The Cavaliers have a trio of wrestlers in the national rankings heading into the second week of competition according to InterMat Wrestling. Redshirt freshman Louie Hayes (Orland Park, Ill.) is ranked No. 18 at 125 pounds, while sophomore and returning All-American Jack Mueller (Dallas, Texas) is No. 8 at 133 pounds. Redshirt junior Will Schany (Blair, Neb.) rounds out the ranked wrestlers for UVA, coming in at No. 18 at 174 pounds.

Rankings by InterMat
125: No. 18 Louie Hayes
133: No. 8 Jack Mueller
174: No 18 Will Schany

125: No. 18 Louie Hayes (6-1)
133: No. 8 Jack Mueller (1-0) OR Scott Kiyono (2-4)
141: Sam Martino (3-4)
149: Sam Krivus (5-3)
157: Fred Green (0-0) OR Michael Murphy (4-4)
165: Andrew Atkinson (5-2)
174: No. 20 Will Schany (7-0) OR Michael Battista (1-4)
184: Chance McClure (2-2) or Jack Walsh (0-6)
197: Jay Aiello (5-3) or Brian Kennerly (1-2)
HWT: Tyler Love (2-3) OR Robert Scherer (3-4)

The Bulldogs of Gardner-Webb enter the Friday night contest coming off a pair of dual losses at Old Dominion over the weekend. Gardner-Webb dropped its first contest to Northwestern before falling in its second dual to Old Dominion to close the weekend.

125: Keegan Duncan
133: Philip Anderson
141: Denton Spencer 
149: Joby Armenta
157: Tyler Marinelli
165: Brett Stein
174: Christian Maroni
184: Cole Graves
197: Anthony Perrine
HWT: Lathan Bumgarner

Virginia will continue to wrestle at home the Sunday, Nov. 26, hosting No. 5 Missouri at 1 p.m. at Memorial Gym.




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