The final round of the 2018 NCAA Wrestling Championships was wrestled at Quicken Loan Arenas on Saturday night, with Penn State’s Zain Retherford and Ohio State’s Kyle Snyder becoming three-time national champions.
Here are the complete results:
2018 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS FINAL ROUND RESULTS:
125 POUNDS (One Hundred Twenty-Five):
Spencer Lee (Iowa) d. Nick Suriano (Rutgers), 5-1 (Five to One)
133 POUNDS (One Hundred Thirty-Three):
Seth Gross (South Dakota State) d. Stevan Micic (Michigan), 13-8 (Thirteen to Eight)
141 POUNDS (One Hundred Forty-One):
Yianni Diakomihalis (Cornell) d. Bryce Meredith (Wyoming), 7-4 (Seven to Four)
149 POUNDS (One Hundred Forty-Nine):
Zain Retherford (Penn State) d. Ronald Perry (Lock Haven), 6-2 (Six to Two)
157 POUNDS (One Hundred Fifty-Seven):
Jason Nolf (Penn State) d. Hayden Hidlay (N.C. State), 6-2 (Six to Two)
BRACKETS: 125 lbs | 133 lbs | 141 lbs | 149 lbs | 157 lbs | 165 lbs | 174 lbs | 184 lbs | 197 lbs | 285 lbs
165 POUNDS (One Hundred Sixty-Five):
Vincenzo Joseph (Penn State) d. Isaiah Martinez (Illinois), 6-1 (Six to One)
174 POUNDS (One Hundred Seventy-Four):
Zahid Valencia (Arizona State) d. Mark Hall (Penn State), 8-2 (Eight to Two)
184 POUNDS (One Hundred Eighty-Four):
Bo Nickal (Penn State) pin. Myles Martin (Ohio State), 2:29 (Two to Twenty-Nine)
Michael Macchiavello (N.C. State) d. Jared Haught (Virginia Tech), 3-1
285 POUNDS (Two Hundred Eighty-Five):
Kyle Snyder (Ohio State) d. Adam Coon (Michigan), 3-2 (Three to Two)
2018 NCAA WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS:
TV: ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU (varies by round).
Live stream: WatchESPN (all mats for all rounds).
Tournament schedule: All times Eastern, TV channel for each round noted:
DAY 1, THURSDAY, MARCH 15:
Session 1 (first round): 12 p.m., ESPNU
Session 2 (second round and wrestlebacks): 7 p.m., ESPN
DAY 2, FRIDAY, MARCH 16:
Session 3 (quarterfinals and wrestlebacks): 11 a.m., ESPNU
Session 4 (semifinals and wrestlebacks): 8 p.m., ESPN
DAY 3, SATURDAY, MARCH 17:
Session 5 (wrestlebacks and placement bouts): 11 a.m., ESPNU
Session 6 (national finals): 8 p.m., ESPN2
Past individual national champions in tournament: Darian Cruz, Lehigh; Mark Hall, Penn State; Dean Heil, Oklahoma State (2x), Vincenzo Joseph, Penn State; Myles Martin, Ohio State; Isaiah Martinez, Illinois (2x); Bo Nickel, Penn State; Jason Nolf, Penn State; Zain Retherford, Penn State (2x); Kyle Snyder, Ohio State (2x); Nathan Tomasello, Ohio State; Jason Tsirtsis, Arizona State.
Last five team champions: Penn State in 2016-17; Ohio State in 2015; Penn State in 2013-14.
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