Bylykbashi and Scott prepare for Nationals

Posted: 7th March 2017 by Generals Wrestling in Uncategorized

We are only four days away from the NCAA D3 National Championships. Washington and Lee University qualified 2 athletes, Sophomore 133 lber Zach Bylykbashi and first year 165 lber Joe Scott. Here is Zach Bylykbashi’s highlight video from the East Regional Tournament, where he placed 3rd and qualified himself for the NCAA tournament. Joe’s highlight video can be seen here.

The 2017 NCAA DIII National Championships

Hosted by the University of Wisconsin, La Crosseat the La Crosse Center (300 Harborview Plaza, La Crosse, WI  54601).

Preview | Championship Website  |  List of qualifiers  |  Complete Brackets

133 lb Preview

Zach Bylykbashi starts on the bottom half of the bracket in a pigtail, meaning that he will have to wrestle twice during the Friday morning session. His first opponent is Jared Braun of Elmhurst College. D3wrestle.com 133 lb Preview

165 lb Preview

Joe begins on the top half of the bracket, and will face Larry Cannon, the #4 seed from Messiah, in the first round. Cannon is a returning All-American, taking 4th at 157 lbs in 2016. D3wrestle.com 165 lb Preview