2007-08 Wrestling Schedule Announced

PHILADELPHIA - The University of Pennsylvania has announced its 2007-08 wrestling schedule. The Quakers will aim for Ivy League and EIWA championships starting with the Bear Cat Open at Binghamton on Saturday,Nov. 10.

The slate is highlighted by seven home events, including the annual Keystone Classic, which will take place on Nov. 18 at The Palestra. Dual meets with Virginia Tech, Maryland, North Carolina, Columbia, Cornell and Lehigh round out the home schedule.

Penn will hit the road to compete against some of the nation's best teams and individuals. The Quakers will once again visit the Las Vegas Invitational on Nov. 30, then take part in the Sun Devil Duals at Arizona State on Jan. 6. After a one-year absence, Penn will return to the Virginia Duals on Jan. 11 and 12 before starting its traditional dual-meet season at Hofstra on Jan. 27.

Meetsat Harvard and Brown round out the dual slate. The EIWA Championships take place at Franklin & Marshall Collegein nearby Lancaster, Pa., on March 8-9, while the NCAA Championships will be March 20-22 in St. Louis.

For ticket information, click on "Tickets"at PennAthletics.com or call (215) 898-6151.

2007-08 Penn Wrestling Schedule

Date Opponent Time Place
11/4 WRESTLE-OFFS(open to the public) Noon The Palestra
11/10 at Bear Cat Open All Day Binghamton, N.Y.
11/18 KEYSTONE CLASSIC All Day The Palestra
w/ American, Appalachian State, Arizona St., Boston U., Brown, Rider, VMI, UT-Chattanooga, Mercyhurst
11/25 VIRGINIA TECH 5 p.m. The Palestra
11/30-12/1 at Las Vegas Invitational All Day Las Vegas, Nev.
1/6 at Sun Devil Duals All Day Mesa, Ariz.
w/ Army, Arizona State, Grand Canyon
1/11-12 at Virginia Duals All Day Hampton, Va.
1/27 at Hofstra 1 p.m. Hempstead, N.Y.
2/2 MARYLAND Noon The Palestra
2/2 NORTH CAROLINA 2 p.m. The Palestra
2/8 at Harvard 7 p.m. Cambridge, Mass.
2/9 at Brown TBA Providence, R.I.
2/15 COLUMBIA 2 p.m. The Palestra
2/16 CORNELL 1 p.m. The Palestra
2/24 LEHIGH 1 p.m. The Palestra
2/24 at Princeton 6 p.m. Princeton, N.J.
3/8-9 at EIWA Championships All Day Lancaster, Pa.
3/20-22 at NCAA Championships All Day St. Louis, Mo.