VMI Wrestling Releases 2019-20 Schedule
LEXINGTON, Va. – Second-year head coach Jim Gibson released the 2019-20 VMI wrestling schedule Friday, with some imposing teams on the docket.
“Next season’s schedule is going to challenge our wrestlers, as well as, provide them with significant opportunity,” said Gibson. “It is highlighted with competitions against three schools from different Power 5 conferences in Maryland, West Virginia, and UVA. It will be exciting to see how our guys respond to the opportunity’s put in front of them next season.”
The Keydets face the University of Maryland on November 9 at American University, and travel to West Virginia University for competition on December 22. VMI makes the short trek to Charlottesville, Va. to square off with Cavaliers in mid-January.
The season begins November 2 at the Hokie Open in Roanoke, Va., an all-day individual tournament. VMI’s first home match is two weeks later, on November 16. The Keydets will host Franklin & Marshall and Davidson College in Cormack Hall, with action getting underway at 11 a.m. VMI has five home-dates on the calendar, one in November and two each in January and February.