Wrestling: Mount Union at NCAA Mideast Regional This Weekend

Wrestling: Mount Union at NCAA Mideast Regional This Weekend

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Mount Union's wrestling team will compete this weekend at the NCAA Mideast Regional at Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pa.

The top three finishers in each of the 10 weight classes will advance to the NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships March 12-13 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

It is the fourth year for the regional format and the Purple Raiders have finished in second place each of the last three years.

This year Mount Union is led by senior Jeremy Border (Caldwell/Caldwell) and sophomores Nick Mancini (Boardman/Boardman) and Alec Cotton (Hartville/Lake).

Border, who is 25-4 this season at 141 pounds, is two-time national qualifier as won the 133 title and was an All-American in 2014.  He enters the tournament with 99 career wins.

A two-time All-Ohio Athletic Conference first team selection, Mancini just missed out on being a national qualifier as a freshman when he finished fourth a year ago.  This season he is 20-3 at 125 pounds.

Cotton is making his first regional appearance as he went 21-9 this season.

Mount Union Wrestlers Competing

125 -- Nick Mancini (So., Boardman/Boardman) - 20-3 record

133 -- Alec Cotton (So., Hartville/Lake) - 21-9 record

141 -- Jeremy Border (Sr., Caldwell/Caldwell) - 25-4 record

149 -- Seth McCurdy (Sr., Delaware/Hayes) - 15-14 record

157 -- Austin Rush (So., Troy/Miami East) - 11-14 record

165 -- Tony Rupert (Fr., Alliance/Marlington) - 13-15 record

174 -- Nick Miller (Jr., Mansfield/Ontario) - 20-16 record

184 -- Tyler Siefke (Sr., Alliance/Marlington) - 11-12 record

197 -- Aaron Page (Sr., Salem/West Branch) - 16-12 record

285 -- Mike Sinclair (Fr., Ellwood City, Pa./Lincoln) - 15-15 record