KANSAS CITY, Mo. – )The 2016 NAIA Wrestling National Championships, presented by USA Wrestling-Kansas preliminary brackets have been released, the national office announced Thursday. Session one action inside the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kan., is scheduled to get underway Friday, March 4 at 10 a.m. CST. The 59th annual event consists of four sessions, concluding Saturday with the championship finals at 7 p.m.
Central Baptist College will be represented by two wrestlers.
In the 133 lb division, CBC's senior, Peter Acuna is scheduled to compete against Michael Andreano, a sophomore from Briar Cliff (Iowa). The Mustangs' Kurland Parks, a freshman, will begin his title quest (285 lb div) against Ceron Francisco, a junior from Concordia (Neb).
Preliminary brackets are subject to change and are not considered official until the conclusion of team registration on Thursday, March 3. Official brackets will be released Thursday night following the conclusion of the on-site NAIA-Wrestling Coaches Association Bracketing Committee meeting on NAIA.org.
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