2019-20 Wrestling News

  • Fontenot and Haury lead Hawks in Gator Boots Dual
    December 21, 2019
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. –Kaleb Fontenot won three matches and Jack Haury won two matches to lead the Huntingdon wrestling team in the Gator Boots Dual on Saturday. Fontenot (157 pounds) earned wins by major decision against Millikin and Pennsylvania College of Technology before winning by pin against Luther College. Haury (197) won by decision against Millikin and Pennsylvania College of Technology.
  • Huntingdon competes against pair of NAIA teams
    December 17, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon wrestling team lost to two NAIA wrestling programs on Tuesday. The Hawks fell to Thomas More University 25-16 and lost to Life University 40-0. Life is the 10th-ranked team in NAIA and placed third in the NAIA national tournament last season. Thomas More is not ranked but is receiving votes in the NAIA national poll.
  • Hawks split in home opener
    December 07, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon wrestling team earned a split on Saturday in its first home matches of the season The Hawks beat St. Andrews University 38-7 and lost to Emmanuel College 20-15.
  • Huntingdon SAAC heads athletic teams’ community service effort
    November 25, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon Student-Athlete Advisory Committee recently helped raise a collection of more than 6,000 items for the Montgomery Area Food Bank. The effort was part of the USA South Athletic Conference’s Cans Across the Conference food drive. All 18 member institutions of the USA South collected non-perishable items to benefit local charities of their choosing.
  • Huntingdon comes up short at Truett-McConnell
    November 25, 2019
    CLEVELAND, Ga. – The Huntingdon wrestling team rallied from an early deficit but fell to Truett-McConnell 27-26 on Monday.
  • Huntingdon splits with Brewton-Parker and Central Baptist
    November 22, 2019
    MOUNT VERNON, Ga. – The Huntingdon wrestling team split against a pair of NAIA opponents on Friday. The Hawks lost to Brewton-Parker 47-(minus)1 and beat Central Baptist 46-6.
  • Huntingdon earns 11 wins in Star City Classic
    November 17, 2019
    SALEM, Va. –Two Huntingdon wrestlers placed in the top six and the Hawks won 11 matches in the Star City Classic on Sunday.
  • Huntingdon competes in Southeast Duals
    November 16, 2019
    SALEM, Va. – The Huntingdon wrestling team competed against two Division III teams and a Division I club team on Saturday in the Southeast Duals. The Hawks beat Southern Virginia University 29-16 and lost to Averett University 22-18 in their first two matches. Huntingdon lost to Liberty University’s club team 40-12 in the final match. Officially, matches against club teams do not count for season results.
  • Huntingdon picks up 12 wins in Pembroke Classic
    November 10, 2019
    PEMBROKE, N.C. – Huntingdon had one fifth-place wrestler and won 12 matches in the Pembroke Classic on Sunday.
  • Hawks earn 16 wins in Georgia Open
    November 02, 2019
    FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. – The Huntingdon wrestling team had two fourth-place finishers and won 16 matches in the Georgia Open on Saturday.
  • Weather forces changes for women’s soccer and wrestling
    October 25, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The weather forecast has forced a change to the women’s soccer and wrestling schedule.
  • Oliver hired to lead Huntingdon wrestling program
    July 03, 2019
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Huntingdon College President J. Cameron West and Director of Athletics Eric Levanda announced the hiring of Matt Oliver on Wednesday as the new head wrestling coach.