2018-19 Wrestling News

  • 119 Hawks earn USA South Academic All-Conference honors
    June 14, 2019
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – A total of 119 Huntingdon College student-athletes were recognized with the release of the USA South Academic All-Conference team on Friday. The student-athletes, representing each of Huntingdon's 18 athletic programs, were among the 1,441 USA South student-athletes named to the team.
  • Levanda named Director of Athletics
    June 13, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Huntingdon College President J. Cameron West recently announced the promotion of Eric Levanda to Director of Athletics. Levanda has spent more than a decade as Huntingdon’s Associate Director of Athletics and Director of Operations.
  • Harville hired as Director of Operations
    June 06, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Huntingdon College Director of Athletics Eric Levanda announced the hiring of Courtney Harville as the athletic department’s Director of Operations on Thursday.
  • Huntingdon Awards Ceremony
    April 29, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon College athletic department held its annual Awards Ceremony on Monday night to recognize the accomplishments of student-athletes that helped make this another successful year.
  • Wrestling team competes in Lower Midwest Regional
    February 23, 2019
    DUBUQUE, Iowa – The Huntingdon wrestling team competed in the NCAA Division III Lower Midwest Regional on Saturday. The fifth-year program won four matches, scored six points and finished 17th.
  • Five Hawks place in Southeast Wrestling Conference Tournament
    February 09, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala.  – Five Huntingdon wrestlers placed in the top four of their weight classes in the Southeast Wrestling Conference Tournament on Saturday.
  • Hawks earn eighth win of the season in split with Ozarks and Greensboro
    January 26, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala.  – The Huntingdon wrestling team earned a split against a pair of Division III programs on Saturday’s Senior Day. Huntingdon lost to the University of the Ozarks 30-21 before beating Greensboro 22-20. The fifth-year Hawks, who broke the program record for dual-match wins in a season earlier this month, extended their season record to eight wins with the victory over Greensboro.
  • Hawks split in exhibition matches in Florida Duals
    January 19, 2019
    TALLAHASSEE, Fla.  – The Huntingdon wrestling team competed against a pair of Division I club teams on Saturday in the Florida Duals.
  • Wrestling team raises the bar again with new program record for wins in a season
    January 13, 2019
    GAFFNEY, S.C.  – The Huntingdon wrestling team earned a split on Sunday to break the program record for wins in a season. The Hawks fell to Limestone University 30-12 before closing the day with a 39-14 win over Spartanburg Methodist College.
  • Hawks match program record for wins in a season
    January 12, 2019
    LAURINBURG, N.C.  – The Huntingdon wrestling team defeated NAIA St. Andrews University 37-18 on Saturday.                        The win was Huntingdon’s sixth dual-match victory of the season, tying the fifth-year Hawks’ record for wins in a season.
  • Huntingdon edges Division II Queens University-Charlotte
    January 06, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Huntingdon wrestling team won four weight classes, including the final match of the day, to beat Division II Queens University-Charlotte 24-23 on Sunday.
  • Hawks compete in Gator Boots Dual
    December 15, 2018
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Four Hawks accounted for 12 of the Huntingdon wrestling team’s 18 individual wins on Saturday in the Gator Boots Dual.
  • Huntingdon comes up short at Emmanuel
    December 11, 2018
    FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. – The Huntingdon wrestling team battled Division II Emmanuel College to the final weight class on Tuesday before losing 24-23 in a tiebreaker.
  • Wrestling team earns split in home opener
    December 01, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala.  – The Huntingdon wrestling team earned a split on Saturday against a pair of NAIA teams in the Hawks’ first home matches of the season. Huntingdon opened the day with a 24-11 win over Truett-McConnell before losing to Brewton-Parker 34-13. The win over Truett-McConnell was the Hawks’ second straight against the Bears.
  • Pearson and Fontenot place 3rd to lead Huntingdon in Star City Open
    November 18, 2018
    SALEM, Va.  – The Huntingdon wrestling team won 16 matches and had two wrestlers place in the top-three on Sunday in the Star City Open.
  • Huntingdon beats Southern Virginia, falls to 6th-ranked Mount Union
    November 17, 2018
    SALEM, Va.  – The Huntingdon wrestling team won one match and lost one match in the Southeast Duals on Saturday. The Hawks defeated Southern Virginia University 37-16 before falling to sixth-ranked Mount Union 54-0.
  • Hawks win 31 matches in Millikin Open
    November 10, 2018
    DECATUR, Ill. – The Huntingdon wrestling team won 31 matches in the Millikin Open on Saturday. Nine Hawks finished in the top-seven of their weight classes, 11 Hawks won at least two matches and six Hawks won at least three matches.
  • Huntingdon falls to 16th-ranked Reinhardt in season opener
    November 04, 2018
    WALESKA, Ga.  – The Huntingdon wrestling team opened the season with a 47-3 loss to Reinhardt University on Sunday. The Eagles are the 16th-ranked team in NAIA and feature six nationally ranked wrestlers.