Despite the smoke, the wrestlers positioned themselves on the mat and then brawled like there was no tomorrow. Stanford wrestling’s first home match of the season took place at the football fan fest against San Francisco State on November 10.
No. 25 Stanford men’s wrestling (6-1, 0-1 Pac-12) will face No. 9 Arizona State (4-8, 1-0 Pac-12) in a dual meet on Saturday at the Burnham Pavilion. CSU Bakersfield (5-7, 2-1 Pac-12) inflicted the Cardinal’s first dual meet loss this past Sunday, clinching the upset 20-13. Stanford will get back into the groove of things tomorrow, aiming to restore themselves to their rightful place in winning-streak glory, but the competition will also be some of the toughest Stanford will have to face this season.
The season continues for No. 21 ranked Stanford wrestling (2-1, 1-0 Pac-12) as they play host to Maryland (2-1) on Saturday before competing in the Roadrunner Open in Bakersfield, California on Sunday.
Stanford wrestling (2-1, 1-0 Pac-12) swept their weekend matches at home, taking down Cal Baptist (2-1) before eking out an insanely close victory over Pac-12 opponent CSU Bakersfield (2-2, 0-1 Pac-12).
No. 21 ranked Stanford wrestling (0-1, 0-0 Pac-12) will take on California Baptist (2-0, 0-0 RMAC) and CSU Bakersfield (2-1, 0-0 Pac-12) on Saturday in two consecutive matches. These matches will mark the home openers for the Cardinal wrestling season, the first two in a total of seven home matches.
No. 21 ranked Stanford wrestling (0-1, 0-0 Pac-12) lost their season opener on Friday against No. 9 ranked Virginia Tech (1-0, 0-0 ACC). The Cardinal dropped the hard fought match 22-12, but displayed impressive performances from returners and freshmen. They bounced back Sunday during the invitational Hokie Open, claiming two individual titles and placing third in total team points.
Stanford’s No. 21 ranked wrestling team will begin their 2017-2018 season this weekend with a trip to Virginia. They start their dual meets with a match against No. 9 Virginia Tech on Saturday, November 4th before competing in the Hokie Open on Sunday the 5th.
No. 17 Stanford wrestling (8-3, 4-1 Pac-12) won nine of 10 bouts to march to a resounding victory against the Boise State Broncos (1-7, 1-2) by a score of 32-3 on Saturday yet were upset in a competitive conference meet at Oregon State (2-5, 1-0) on Monday.