Lackawanna Wrestling: Nate White Finishes 8th in the Country; Lackawanna's First Ever Wrestling All-American

Lackawanna Wrestling: Nate White Finishes 8th in the Country; Lackawanna's First Ever Wrestling All-American

(Scranton, PA) – Lackawanna's Nate White competed on Day 2 of the NJCAA National Wrestling Tournament. Nate went 0-2 on the afternoon, but his success on day 1 propelled him to finishing as 8th place in the nation at the 133 weight class. White earned All-American status this weekend, the first in Lackawanna College's history.

Matches

Consolation Semi-Final: (LC) Nate White lost to Jason Shaner (Dec. 13-8)

7th Place Match: (LC) NATE White lost to Brock Luthens (Dec. 5-3 in Overtime)

"Nate was very close to winning a national championship. He lost in overtime to the kid who is wrestling in the finals tonight. This will serve him well in his quest for a national title next year." – Head Coach John Fox

This concludes Lackawanna College's Wrestling season. Congratulations to all of our wrestlers who made it to Nationals and to Nate White for finishing as Lackawanna College's first Wrestling All-American. For all your news and updates, please visit us on Facebook Lackawanna Falcons Athletics, Instagram @FalconsSports, and Twitter @falconssports