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Cody Walters Earns Ohio University’s Scholar Athlete of the Week

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Senior Cody Walters was named Ohio University’s scholar athlete of the week. The redshirt senior for the Bobcats has a GPA of 3.273 as a physical education major. Walters has received academic mentions before with the Bobcats, earning Academic All-Mid American Conference honors last season. This season has been a key point in Walters career,… Read More

Walters And Dawson Earn Ohio Scholar Athletes of the Week

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Senior wrestler Cody Walters and junior swimmer Laura Dawson have been named the Ohio scholar athletes of the week by the Ohio athletic department. Walters helped lead the wrestling team past Northern Illinois and Buffalo in dominant fashion, winning 7-1 and 5-2 respectively. Walters is ranked 11th in the country in the 174-pound weight class… Read More

Ohio Wrestling Adds Four in Early Signing Period

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New season, new team. Four student-athletes will join the Ohio wrestling team next fall. Coach Joel Greenlee announced that Mario Guillen (Perrysburg, Ohio), Frank Bruno (Brandon, Fla.), Logan Erdman (Union, Ky), and Nick Syarda (Madison, Ohio). Guillen, weighing in at 125 lbs., was dubbed the 2015 district champion and a two-time league champion at Perrysburg High… Read More

Tywan Claxton’s Appeal For Eligibility Denied

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Redshirt senior Tywan Claxton’s appeal for a fifth season of eligibility has been denied by the NCAA. Claxton transferred from Divsion II King University after his freshman year and redshirted his first year at Ohio University. In that season, he wrestled in two competitions, which the NCAA counted as a full season of eligibility. Claxton was one win away from being named an All-American last season, and he was consistently ranked in the top 15 for his weight class. He finished the season 27-5 and placed… Read More