10.21.10 | Wrestling

Public invited to watch Baker intrasquad matches

Black and Orange

BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker wrestling team does not have a regular-season home match until Nov. 6, but the Wildcats‘ season commences at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 27, when Baker holds its annual intrasquad wrestle-offs in the Collins Center. The event is open to the public.

The Black and Orange Classic opens the 2010-11 season for the team as well as solidifies the starting roster for the upcoming campaign.

“We’ll have two mats going and we’re going to showcase most of our team,” said head coach Jimmy May. “I want to give the kids an opportunity to wrestle in front of a crowd. We’ll have about 15 matches on each mat, each match will be one period of five minutes."

A live video of the broadcast will be available at 6:50 p.m. Click here to view mat 1 | Click here to view mat 2