Lineups Set for Maize and Blue Intrasquad
MGOBLUE Head coach Joe McFarland
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Head coach Joe McFarland
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Oct. 24, 2012

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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:

125 pounds
Conor Youtsey (Maize) vs. Sean Boyle (Blue)
Boyle leads the series, 1-0

133 pounds
Grant Pizzo (Maize) vs. Rossi Bruno (Blue)
Bruno leads the series, 1-0

141 pounds
Steve Dutton (Maize) vs. Camryn Jackson (Blue)
Dutton leads the series, 1-0

149 pounds
John Evashevski (Maize) vs. Eric Grajales (Blue)
Grajales leads the series, 1-0

157 pounds
Jake Salazar (Maize) vs. Michael Carpenter (Blue)
Salazar leads the series, 1-0

165 pounds
Connor Brancheau (Maize) vs. Taylor Massa (Blue)
Massa leads the series, 1-0

174 pounds
Dan Yates (Maize) vs. Brandon Hill (Blue)
Yates leads the series, 1-0

184 pounds
Jordan Thomas (Maize) vs. Chris Heald (Blue)
Thomas leads the series, 1-0

197 pounds (Exhibition)
Max Huntley (Maize) vs. Miles Trealout (Blue)

Heavyweight
Justin Dozier (Maize) vs. Matt Hart (Blue)
Dozier leads the series, 1-0*
* Winner will wrestle off Ben Apland at a later date

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


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