The 2009 Mid-American Conference wrestling championships will be held March 7 and 8 at the Convocation Center on the campus of Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Mich. Tournament information is listed below. For a link to the championship web site click here.
Defending champion Central Michigan will participate, along with Buffalo, Eastern Michigan, Kent State, Northern Illinois and Ohio.
Single Day Pass - $10
Two Day Pass - $15
Tickets are available at the door or by calling the Convocation Ticket Office at 734.487.2282
Saturday March 7, 2009
8:30 a.m. Convocation Center Opens to competitors
9 a.m. Open Mats (Main and Auxiliary Gym)
10:45 a.m. Skin-check (Auxiliary Gym)
11 a.m. Weigh-Ins (Auxiliary Gym)
Noon Doors Open to public
12:55 p.m. National anthem
1 p.m. Preliminary matches (2 mats)
3 p.m. Semi-finals (2 mats)
5: p.m. Consolation semi-finals (2 mats)
5:30 p.m. Ticket Sales end
7 p.m.-9 p.m. Open Mats (Main and Auxiliary Gym)
Sunday March 8, 2009
7:30 a.m. Convocation Center Opens to competitors
8 a.m. Open Mats (Main and Auxiliary Gym)
9:45 a.m. Skin-Check (Auxiliary Gym)
10 a.m. Weigh-Ins (+ 1 lb.) (Auxiliary Gym)
10 a.m. Doors Open to public
10:55 a.m. National Anthem
11:00 a.m. 5th and 6th Place Matches (2 mats)
Noon Championship & Consolation Finals (2 mats)
2 p.m. True Placing Round (2 mats)
2:30 p.m. Ticket Sales end
Directions to the Convocation Center
799 N. Hewitt Rd. Ypsilanti, Mich. 48197
A. From the North - U.S. 23 to Washtenaw Avenue (exit 37A); head east on Washtenaw to Hewitt Road; turn left on Hewitt and proceed to Convocation Center/Stadium area.
B. From the South - see above directions (A).
C. From the East - I-94 west to Huron Street; head north on Huron Street to Cross Street; turn left at Cross to Hewitt; turn right at Hewitt and proceed to Convocation Center/Stadium area.
D. From the West - I-94 east to U.S. 23 north; exit U.S. 23 at Washtenaw Avenue (exit 37A) and follow directions above (A).