Mesa returns to mat on Sunday
Colorado Mesa is back on the wrestling mat Sunday against Northern Colorado in Greeley.
The Mavericks (2-0) are 1-1 against the Division I program all-time. The Bears (1-1) defeated Mesa’s RMAC rival, Chadron State, but lost to 17th-ranked Northwestern (Ill.) University earlier this season.
Mesa had four placers in the Old Chicago Northern Colorado Open last Saturday.
Drew Schumann won the 141-pound championship, defeating CSU-Pueblo’s Chad Vandiver 4-1 in the final.
Jonathon Stelling (133) and Drake Dudley (165) each placed second and Jordan Passehl (197) placed third.
Mavs’ Jennings is RMAC diver of week
Colorado Mesa diver Amanda Jennings is the RMAC women’s diver of the week.
The senior from Colorado Springs placed first in the 1-meter (222.30) and second in the 3-meter (249.10) at a meet with Northern Colorado and Colorado Mines on Friday in Greeley. The next day, she scored one point below the NCAA qualifying standard on the 3-meter board (264.00).
The Mavericks host an invitational Dec. 5-7 at El Pomar Natatorium.