Grimsley wins, again! Comets takes second at North Central Invitational Junior Tyler Grimsley won the 165-pound weight class for a second time this season, and the Olivet College wrestling team took second at the 2017 North Central College Invitational, held today at the Merner Field House in Naperville, Illinois. Full Story
Brickley aids wrestlers to fourth-place finish at ONU Invitational Senior Jared Brickley took first-place in the 125-pound bracket to help the Olivet College wrestling team place fourth of 11 schools at the 37th Annual Ohio Northern University Polar Bear Invitational held today inside the ONU Sports Center in Ada, Ohio. Full Story
Wrestling team posts 4-0 record at Comet Duals Seniors Ryan Clark and John Leark, and junior Tyler Grimsley all had 4-0 records to lead the Olivet College wrestling team to a perfect 4-0 record today at the 2017 Comet Duals inside The Cutler Event Center in Olivet. The Comets beat Mount St. Joseph, 47-3; Millikin, 19-15; Henry Ford, 39-4; and Univ. of the Ozarks (Ark.), 35-9. Full Story
Grimsley leads wrestling team to third-place finish at Trine Invitational Led by junior Tyler Grimsley’s first-place performance in the 165-pound bracket, the Olivet College wrestling team opened its season by finishing third at the 2017 Trine (Ind.) University Invitational inside the Keith E. Busse/Steel Dynamics Athletic and Recreation Center in Angola, Indiana. Full Story
December 9, 2017Grimsley wins, again! Comets takes second at North Central InvitationalWrestling
December 2, 2017Brickley aids wrestlers to fourth-place finish at ONU InvitationalWrestling
November 18, 2017Wrestling team posts 4-0 record at Comet DualsWrestling
November 11, 2017Grimsley leads wrestling team to third-place finish at Trine InvitationalWrestling
2017-18 Olivet College Wrestling Preview November 10, 2017 WOCR Sports Director Matt Scher interviews head coach Brandon Brissette about the 2017-18 wrestling season for Olivet College. The season starts tomorrow at the Trine (Ind.) University Invitational.
Cangealose and Cichocki to be inducted into Olivet College Athletic Hall of Fame August 16, 2017 The Olivet College Athletic Hall of Fame will officially welcome Jill (Lingbeek) Cangealose and Dustin Cichocki during Homecoming weekend in September. The ceremony will take place inside The Cutler Event Center, as part of the college’s Alumni Awards Celebration Sept. 29. They will also be recognized the next day prior to the football game vs. Hope College. Cangealose is the first swimmer in school history to be inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame.
Wrestling team and five individuals receive academic honors from the NWCA March 12, 2017 Prior to the start of the 2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships, the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) presented its annual academic awards. For the 18th time in school history, including the sixth straight year, the Olivet College wrestling team has finished in the top 15 of the National Academic Championship.
Jackson places eighth at NCAA Wrestling Championships March 11, 2017 Olivet College junior Davon Jackson placed eighth in the 165-pound bracket at the 2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships held inside the La Crosse Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin.
Jackson secures All-American status at NCAA Wrestling Championships March 10, 2017 Olivet College junior Davon Jackson secured All-American status today at the 2017 NCAA Division III Championships at the La Crosse Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Seniors Jesse Judge and Austin Kelley also competed at the championships.
Brackets released for 2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships March 7, 2017 Olivet College senior Austin Kelley is the lone Comet to earn a top-eight seed for the 2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships Friday and Saturday at the La Crosse Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Also competing will be Davon Jackson and Jesse Judge.