Men’s Wrestling News

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Women's Wrestler of the Week: Francesca Lo Greco, Brock

  • Hometown: Angus, Ont
  • Year: 1st year
  • Program: Neuroscience

Francesca Lo Greco, a wrestler for the Brock Badgers led the team to place first overall for the second consecutive weekend with a total of 25 points to slip past Algoma (23) and Guelph (22).

The freshman secured a gold medal in the women's 53-kilogram weight class in the University of Toronto Open over opponent Rebecca Vann of Algoma by fall. Up next, Lo Greco and the Badgers are preparing to compete in the Canadian Olympic Team Trials in Edmonton, Alta. from Dec. 15-17.

Men's Wrestler of the Week: Ketan Nawbatt, Toronto

  • Hometown: Santa Clara, California
  • Year: 2nd year
  • Program: Economics

Ketan Nawbatt of the University of Toronto Varsity Blues won the men's 65kg category and defeated opponent Callen Beggs of Team Impact WC. The second-year wrestler went undefeated on the day earning victories over Guelph, York, TMU, and Team Impact enroute to the top step of the podium.

Nawbatt and the Blues will return to the mat in the new year at the Brock Open on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2024.