Richard leads wrestling at W&J Invitational

Richard leads wrestling at W&J Invitational

Sophomore Colton Richard finished fourth in the 197-pound bracket to lead the Muskingum wrestling team at the Washington & Jefferson Invitational on Saturday.

The Basics

  • The event was the season-opening contest for the Muskies.
  • Muskingum placed 12th at the invitational.

On The Mat

  • Sophomore Colton Richard led the Muskies with a fourth-place finish in the 197-pound bracket. Richard posted a 3-2 record, with one pin on the day.
  • Freshman Toby Warrington went 3-2 in the 133-pound weight class. Warrington had one pin on the day.
  • Freshman Tanner Walker went 2-2 in the 174-weight class.
  • Freshman Jordan Burkholder posted a 2-2 mark in the 125-pound weight class.
  • Freshman Antonio Zapata went 2-2 in the 285-pound bracket.

Up Next

  • Muskingum next hosts Waynesburg for its home opener on Thursday, November 19. Match time is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. in the Recreation Center and will feature live video on fightingmuskies.com.