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The USMC Wrestling Team Will Take It To The Mat At The 2006 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship Tournament


Release Date: 3/6/2006

Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune gets ready to rumble as it prepares for the 2006 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship Tournament. Rank comes off as the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps wrestling teams battle it out on the mat.

The Armed Forces Wrestling Championship Tournament will be held on Thursday, March 23 and Friday, March 24 at Goettge Memorial Field House, aboard Camp Lejeune. Matches will be held in the Greco-Roman and Freestyle wrestling formats. The schedule of events are as follows:

 Thu, 23 Mar  1400-1600 Greco-Roman Competition Draw (1) USN vs. USA (2) USAF vs. USMC
1900-2000 Greco-Roman Competition Continues
 Fri, 24 Mar  1100-1300 Freestyle Competition
1500-1600 Freestyle Competition

The Armed Forces Wrestling Championship Tournament is free and open to the public. For more information, call (910) 451-2710.

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