EVANSTON, Ill. -- The Tournament Committee for the 2012 Midlands Championships has announced that the upcoming event has reached its maximum capacity for competitors and is closed to additional entrants.
"We've had an overwhelming response regarding team and individual entries for the 50th Annual Ken Kraft Midlands Championships," Northwestern head coach Drew Pariano said. "The field is deep and in several weight classes, you will see between 12 and 15 nationally-ranked wrestlers compete for a coveted Midlands title. We are looking forward to hosting this historic event."
This year's field includes more than 30 Division I teams, including 14 that placed in the top-25 at the 2012 NCAA Championships. A complete list of participating teams can be found here.
Tickets to the 50th Ken Kraft Midlands Championships, which takes place Saturday, Dec. 29-Sunday, Dec. 30, are available now by calling 888-GO-PURPLE.