Head coach Joe McFarland
Oct. 24, 2012
Joe McFarland Interview (YouTube)
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The No. 13-ranked University of Michigan wrestling team will informally kick off its 2012-13 season Thursday (Oct. 25) with the Maize and Blue Intrasquad at 7 p.m. at Cliff Keen Arena. It will be the Wolverines' first public intrasquad event in four seasons. Admission is free.
The Maize and Blue Intrasquad will be the final round of wrestle-offs to determine the Wolverines' starting lineup. Preliminary matches and the first match of each weight's best-of-three final were held yesterday at the Bahna Wrestling Center.
Maize and Blue Intrasquad Lineups:
Fans can follow the intrasquad event live through the Michigan wrestling Twitter (@umichwrestling).
Michigan will officially open its season on Thursday, Nov. 1, hosting Olivet at 7 p.m. at Cliff Keen Arena. Season tickets are available online or by calling the ticket office at (734) 764-0247 or (866) 296-MTIX. Tickets for single dual meets begin at $7 for adult general admission and $5 for youth and seniors. Group tickets are available for groups of 10 or more.
Contact: Leah Howard (734) 763-4423