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Wolves No. 8 in North America

December 22nd, 2005

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The Lakehead Thunderwolves women's wrestling team were ranked No. 8 in North America in the second of four Top 20 polls released by themat.com  Lakehead had been tied for 6th in the first poll.  Simon Fraser moved into the No. 1 position ahead of University of the Cumberlands (USA) and Calgary.

Individually, Lakehead's Katie Patroch was ranked No. 6 at 59 kg while Tasha Eady was No. 6 at 63 kg.

TheMat.com North American Women’s College Wrestling Poll
Released December 20, 2005
Rank/College/location/pts./last poll
1. Simon Fraser Univ./British Columbia, Canada (4)  100 pts., 2 last poll      
2. (tie) Univ. of Calgary/Alberta, Canada  90 pts.      , 3 last poll
2. (tie) Univ. of the Cumberlands/Kentucky, USA  90 pts., 1 last poll
4. Univ. of Saskatchewan/Saskatchewan, Canada  89 pts., 9 last poll
5. Missouri Valley College/Missouri, USA, 80 pts.,  4 last poll
6. Brock Univ./Ontario, Canada   72 pts., 5 last poll
7. Univ. of Regina/Saskatchewan, Canada   71 pts., tie 6 last poll
8. Lakehead Univ./Ontario, Canada  67 pts., tie 6 last poll
9. Pacific Univ./Oregon, USA  61 pts., 8 last poll
10. Univ. of Western Ontario/Ontario, Canada    48 pts., 11 last poll
11. Menlo College/California, USA       47 pts., 12 last poll
12. Univ. of Alberta/Alberta, Canada    45 pts., 10 last poll  
13. McMaster Univ./Ontario, Canada      42 pts., 13 last poll  
14. Lassen College/California, USA      37 pts., 14 last poll
15. Univ. of Guelph/Ontario, Canada     36 pts., 15 last poll
16. Memorial Univ./Newfoundland, Canada 23 pts., 16 last poll  
17. Douglas College/British Columbia, Canada    16 pts., 17 last poll
18. Queens College/Ontario, Canada      13 pts., 18 last poll
19. Cal-State Bakersfield/California, USA  11 pts., 20 last poll
20. Concordia Univ./Quebec, Canada  8 pts., 19 last poll
Also receiving votes: WOW club/Pennsylvania, USA, 4 pts.

First place votes in parenthesis.

Individual Rankings

59 kg (130 lbs.)
1.Emily Richardson (Simon Fraser)
2. Justine Bouchard (Calgary)
3. Amy Dyck (Saskatchewan)
4. Othella Lucas (Univ. of the Cumberlands)
5. Jazzie Barker (Calgary)
6. Katie Patrock (Lakehead)
7. Amberle Montgomery (Northern Michigan USOEC)
8. Michelle Fazzari (Brock)

63 kg (138.5 lbs.)
1.Alaina Berube (Univ. of the Cumberlands)
2. Deanna Rix (Northern Michigan USOEC)
3. Stefenie Shaw (Northern Michigan USOEC)
4. Amanda Gerhart (Douglas)
5. Rachel Billerbeck (Missouri Valley)
6. Tasha Eade (Lakehead)
7. Titilope Lawani (Pacific)
8. Kellee Melendee (Memorial)

Selected by TheMat.com, with assistance from a panel of five college coaches. Athletes who are considered for ranking are eligible full-time college students, and are members of their college women’s varsity or club program, or a member of their college men’s wrestling team.

Publication dates: Nov. 25;  Dec. 20, Jan. 25; Feb. 25; March 25

Copyright 2005 by USA Wrestling and TheMat.com.


 

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