LINCOLN, Born. – Drexel Wrestling 174lb standout, Mickey o’malley, is scheduled to compete in the 2021 American Wrestling World Team Trials this weekend at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska. The men’s freestyle, women’s freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling champion for the 2021 Senior World Team Trials will represent the U.S. team at the 2021 Senior World Championships in Oslo, Norway from October 2-10.
O’Malley will wrestle in the 79kg weight class and enter the weekend with a No.12 pre-seed. The Hasbrouck Heights, NJ native has competed in a number of events from freestyle during the off season. His most recent results include a second place finish at the Senior Under-23 World Team Trials, a fourth place finish at the US Open and was named the Junior National Champion.
The weekend schedule can be found below and all events can be streamed live at www.FloWrestling.org.
Saturday September 11
11h00 – 16h00: Challenge Tournament: Preliminaries, Quarter-Finals and Consolation Rds *
* All Championship games will be played before the consolation rounds
6.30 p.m. – 9.30 p.m .: Challenge Tournament: Semi-finals and Consolations
Sunday 12 September
11h00 – 14h30: Challenge Tournament: Consolations, 3rd place *
* True 3rd (IF NECESSARY)
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m .: FINAL 2 OF 3 CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES