2014-15 Wrestling News

  • 161 Hawks recognized on USA South Academic All-Conference Team
    July 09, 2015
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – More than 150 Huntingdon College student-athletes were recognized with the release of the USA South Academic All-Conference team on Thursday.
  • Duncan hired to lead Huntingdon wrestling program
    April 08, 2015
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Huntingdon Athletic Director Mike Turk announced the hiring of Craig Duncan as head wrestling coach on Wednesday.
  • Huntingdon competes in Central Regional wrestling tournament
    February 28, 2015
    DUBUQUE, Iowa. – The Huntingdon wrestling team won one match and finished 11th in the 13-team Division III Central Regional Tournament on Saturday.
  • Huntingdon wrestling competes at Shorter University
    February 14, 2015
    ROME, Ga. – The Huntingdon wrestling team returned to action at Division II Shorter University on Saturday. Shorter, which was nationally ranked for much of the season and was ranked in the Top-10 earlier this season, won 54-0.
  • Hawks finish sixth in Georgia Collegiate Invitational
    February 01, 2015
    MARIETTA, Ga. – The Huntingdon wrestling team won eight matches and finished sixth in the Georgia Collegiate Invitational on Sunday.
  • Wrestling team competes in Cumberland Open
    January 17, 2015
    LEBANON, Tenn. – The Huntingdon wrestling team won seven matches in the Cumberland Open on Saturday.
  • Hawks host 11th-ranked Life University in first home match of the season
    January 15, 2015
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon wrestling team was able to compete in front of a home crowd Thursday night in Roland Arena.
  • Hawks compete in Central College Under Armour Invitational
    January 10, 2015
    PELLA, Iowa – The Huntingdon wrestling team won eight matches in the Central College Under Armour Invitational on Saturday. Josh Gillaspie and Brewer Gilliland combined to win seven matches for the Hawks. Brandon Abejon won the Hawks' other match. Team scores were not kept for the tournament.
  • Huntingdon wrestling returns to action in Brewton-Parker Duals
    January 05, 2015
    MT. VERNON, Ga. – The Huntingdon wrestling team returned to the mat on Monday for the first time since November. The Hawks lost to Division II Anderson 43-3, Division II Belmont Abbey 37-9 and NAIA Brewton-Parker 30-18.
  • Huntingdon wrestling competes in MTSU Duals
    November 22, 2014
    SMYRNA, Tenn. – The Huntingdon wrestling team competed in four matches in the MTSU Duals on Saturday. The Hawks competed against one NAIA team and three club teams. The Hawks defeated the University of Tennessee-Knoxville club team 42-9, lost to NAIA Cumberland University 30-9, defeated the University of Memphis club team 49-6 and lost to the Middle Tennessee State University club team 53-0.
  • Baldwin and Herron earn first NCAA-era wins for Huntingdon wrestling team
    November 16, 2014
    LEXINGTON, Va. – Freshmen Mason Baldwin and Jesse Herron each earned individual wins for the first-year Huntingdon wrestling team on Sunday in the Washington and Lee Duals. Baldwin picked up the first NCAA-era win in program history, defeating Washington and Lee's Marshall Olszewski 8-1 in the 157-pound weight class. Herron defeated Washington and Lee's George Matelich 6-2 in the 184-pound weight class.
  • First-year wrestling program begins competition on Sunday
    November 15, 2014
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – It was a night of excitement and opportunity. When the first-year Huntingdon wrestling team held its first public scrimmage on Nov. 8, few were certain of what to expect. For the wrestlers, there was an uncertainty of what kind of crowd and atmosphere would await the newest Hawks. But the excitement of competing in front of a crowd for the first time and the opportunity to help introduce fans to Huntingdon's newest sport helped create a memorable first impression.