2014 NWCA All-Star Classic


The All-Star Classic will feature many of the nation's top Division I wrestlers who will participate in a dual meet format.  The participants are selected in October and each wrestler will be announced as they commit to the event.

WHEN: 
Saturday, November 1, 2014
WHERE:  University of Pennsylvania
VENUE: The Palestra

BROADCASTING INFORMATION:

  • TBA

SCHEDULE:

  • TBA

2013 PARTICIPANTS:

  • 125: Jarrod Patterson (Oklahoma) vs. Nashon Garrett (Cornell)
  • 133: A.J. Schopp, Jr. (Edinboro) vs. Mason Beckman, So. (Lehigh)
  • 141: Devin Carter (Virginia Tech) v. Tony Ramos (Iowa)
  • 149: Kendric Maple (Oklahoma) v. Logan Stieber (Ohio State)
  • 157: Derek St. John, Sr. (Iowa) vs. Nestor Taffur, Sr. (Boston U.)
  • 165: David Taylor (Penn State) v. Michael Moreno (Iowa State)
  • 174: Andrew Howe (Oklahoma) v. Matt Brown (Penn State)
  • 184: Jimmy Sheptock, Sr. (Maryland) vs. Jake Swartz (Boise State)
  • 197: Taylor Meeks (Oregon State) v. Scott Schiller (Minnesota)
  • HWT: Mike McMullan (Northwestern) v. Tony Nelson (Minnesota)

OUR HOSTS:
GWWBN: The organization's mission is to connect members of the wrestling community with the goal of providing services and resources in support amateur wrestling. Among other things, the organization funds initiatives to bring the sport to inner city youth, provide scholarships to individual wrestlers and offer a variety of sponsorships. 

George Mason University: GMU is a historically successful wrestling program with a very rich tradition in wrestling. Over the past twenty five years, Mason has advanced 41 different wrestlers to the NCAA Division I Championships and has had two All Americans and one two-time All American.

THE VENUE:
The Classic will be held in the Patriot Center on the campus of George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. 

FOR THOSE FLYING IN: 
       
Closest airports: 1. Reagan National (DCA), 2. Dulles (IAD), 3. Baltimore Washington (BWI)