WRESTLING


2/2/2014 12:07pm

Nathan Kraisser's effort not enough in wrestling loss

With less than a minute left in his match against N.C. State, North Carolina sophomore Nathan Kraisser had just gotten an escape to extend his lead to five points. With the match basically in hand, Kraisser could’ve coasted to victory, but UNC trailed N.C. State 16-6 in team points, and even though UNC eventually lost 19-16, coasting wouldn’t cut it.


1/20/2014 3:19pm

Wrestler Christian Barber continues breakout season

There’s not much about wrestling that surprises Allen Henderson. He raised a pair of wrestling twins, including Evan, an All-American at North Carolina. When two combatants grapple on the mat, he knows what to look for and where to look for it.


1/12/2014 4:22pm

UNC wrestling turns in three dual team wins

The North Carolina wrestling team entered the Pittsburgh duals coming off two straight losses in dual matches and a season record of 2-4. On Sunday, the Tar Heels were determined to turn their luck around.


12/1/2013 4:14pm

Tar Heels drop 2 at Northeast Duals

The North Carolina wrestling team is a tournament team. The Tar Heels have a decent number of individuals who can excel in individual tournaments, and coach C.D. Mock has no issue stating that


2/10/2013 9:46pm

	UNC’s Brian Bokoski wrestles against VMI on Friday, February 8. UNC won the match.

UNC wrestling beats VMI easily

Sandwiched between North Carolina’s wrestling duals with N.C. State and Duke was a less-hyped match-up with the Virginia Military Institute on Friday at Carmichael Arena.


2/3/2013 10:01pm

	Nathan Kraisser extended his winning streak to eight matches Friday with an 8-3 decision against N.C. State’s Joe DeAngelo.

UNC wrestlers tackle Wolfpack

Coming into Friday’s match against N.C. State, the North Carolina wrestling team was riding a four-match losing streak that included a performance against Navy coach C.D. Mock called one of the worst he’d ever seen.