McKendree women claim title at inaugural NCWWC Championships

The McKendree women captured the title with 191 points

ADRIAN, Mich. -- The No. 1-ranked McKendree University women's wrestling team competed in the inaugural Cliff Keen National Collegiate Women's Wrestling Championship (NCWWC) Friday and Saturday afternoon at Adrian College. The Bearcats finished in first place with 191 team points and five individual champions.

This was the first national-level tournament and championship in the NCAA for affiliated women's wrestling programs. The Bearcats had five national champions including Pauline Granados, Alexia Ward, Emma Bruntil, Alexandria Glaude and Sydnee Kimber. In addition, they had two second-place finishes, one fourth-place finish, one fifth-place finish, one sixth-place finish, two seventh-place finishes and one eighth-place finish.


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