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    NU Wrestlers Past and Present to be Honored During Homecoming

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM Alum Jason Welch is a three-time All-American and NCAA Finalist in addition to winning a 2013 Big Ten title and championships during the 2011 and 2012 Midlands Tournament.
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    Alum Jason Welch is a three-time All-American and NCAA Finalist in addition to winning a 2013 Big Ten title and championships during the 2011 and 2012 Midlands Tournament.
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    Oct. 3, 2013

    EVANSTON, Ill.-The current Northwestern wrestling team, along with several former players will be honored on the football field during Saturday's Northwestern-Ohio State football game. 

    For homecoming weekend, the school will honor NCAA qualifiers Pat Greco, Pierce Harger, Mike McMullan, Lee Munster, Alex Polizzi and Jason Welch.


     

     

    The NU wrestling team will also be signing autographs at Wildcat Alley prior to the football game at 5:00 p.m.

    The Wildcats wrestling program features Mike McMullan, a two-time NCAA All-American with second and third place finishes in the nation. The NCAA runner-up is ranked No. 2 in the nation and will represent Northwestern at the NWCA All-Star Classic on Nov. 2nd.

    This past summer, redshirt freshman Jason Tsirtsis represented the United States at the Junior World Championships after capturing the FILA Junior National Title at 66KG/145.5LBS

    Program alum Jason Welch is a three-time All-American and NCAA Finalist in addition to winning a 2013 Big Ten title and championships during the 2011 and 2012 Midlands Tournament. Welch completed one of the best careers in recent NU wrestling history. He is currently enrolled in the MS program for English and Creative Writing at Northwestern.

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