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WVU Wrestling In Area

By Staff | Dec 16, 2009

Ohio Wrestling has announced important details for its dual meet against West Virginia University on Feb. 14. The meet will be held on the Ohio University Eastern Campus in St. Clairsville at 3 p.m.

A youth wrestling clinic will be hosted before the dual meet from noon to 2 p.m. The clinic is free of charge with a purchased ticket to the meet.

Admission to the meet is $3 for children and $5 for adults.

The clinic will be run by wrestling legend Bobby Douglas. As a competitor, Douglas was a standout wrestler, winning five national championships and two U.S. Olympic Trials titles.

He captained the United States Freestyle Wrestling Team at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City and was named the Nation’s Outstanding Wrestler in 1970. He has been a coach of Olympic wrestling teams and is a member of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame.

After the Bobcats take on the Mountaineers at 3 p.m., a coach’s social will take place at 5 p.m.