Welcome to the 2015 Virginia Tech Hokie Open Wrestling Tournament Web site! This year’s tournament will once again feature an OPEN division (any POST-High School wrestlers) and a FRESHMAN / SOPHOMORE division. We hope to top last year’s 336 wrestlers as we kick off the action on Sunday, November 8, 2015 at 10:00 AM. We will once again be wrestling on 12 – 16 mats to ensure a fast-paced tournament that we expect to finish by 4:30 PM.
We expect close to 20 teams with more than 300 wrestlers to join us at this year’s edition of the Hokie Open as the 2015 – 2016 season gets underway. Once again the tournament will feature TWO DIVISIONS:
- OPEN Division
- FRESHMAN / SOPHOMORE Division
Teams Participating in 2015 Include (2015 Team Placement at Nationals):
- Division I – Appalachian State University, Columbia University, Duke University (28), Gardner-Webb University, George Mason University, North Carolina State University (16), Stanford University (35), University of North Carolina (24), University of Tennessee – Chattanooga (45), University of Virginia (19), Virginia Military Institute, Virginia Tech (10), West Virginia University (20)
- Division II – King University (TN), Notre Dame College (OH) – #1 D-2 in 2014-15
Tournament Date: Sunday, November 8, 2015; Skin checks at 7:45, weigh-ins at 8:00 AM, tournament begins at 10:01 AM
Registration Period: Registrations are only open for 10 days. REGISTRATION BEGINS AT NOON ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 AND CONCLUDES AT 11:50 PM ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2015. ALL registrations must be made and paid for during ten-day time frame. NO REFUNDS WILL BE MADE AFTER 8:00 PM, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2015!