1934 NCAA Wrestling Championships

The 1934 NCAA Wrestling Championships were the 7th NCAA Wrestling Championships to be held. The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan hosted the tournament at Yost Fieldhouse.

1934 NCAA Wrestling Championships
Tournament information
SportCollege wrestling
LocationAnn Arbor, Michigan
DatesMarch 23, 1934–March 24, 1934
Host(s)University of Michigan
Venue(s)Yost Fieldhouse
Final positions
ChampionsOklahoma A&M (6th title)
1st runners-upIndiana
2nd runners-upOklahoma
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Oklahoma A&M took home the team championship with 29 points and three individual champions.[1]

Ben Bishop of Lehigh was named the Outstanding Wrestler.[2]

Team resultsEdit

Rank School Points
1 Oklahoma A&M 29
2 Indiana 19
3 Oklahoma 14
4 Southwestern Oklahoma 12
5 Lehigh 7
6 Springfield 4
T-7 Michigan 3
T-7 Central Oklahoma 3
T-7 Iowa State Teachers College 3
T-10 Washington & Lee 2
T-10 Illinois 2
T-10 Cornell College 2
Reference:[2]

Individual finalsEdit

Weight class Championship match (champion in boldface)
118 lbs Rex Peery, Oklahoma A&M DEC Alvie Natvig, Iowa State Teachers College
126 lbs Ross Flood, Oklahoma A&M WBF Oliver Cellini, Indiana, 6:55
135 lbs Wayne Martin, Oklahoma WDF Roger Leathers, Springfield
145 lbs Alan Kelley, Oklahoma A&M DEC Arthur Mosier, Michigan
155 lbs Ben Bishop, Lehigh WBF Frank Lewis, Oklahoma A&M, 5:20
165 lbs Marion Foreman, Oklahoma WBF Orville England, Southwestern Oklahoma, 8:22
175 lbs Richard Voliva, Indiana DEC Emil Shellstede, Central Oklahoma
UNL Ralph Teague, Southwestern Oklahoma WBF Otto Kuss, Indiana, 9:16
Reference:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wrestling" (PDF). NCAA.ord. 19 April 2017. Retrieved 28 January 2018.
  2. ^ a b c "5th NCAA Wrestling Tournament" (PDF). wrestlingstats.com. 6 December 2013. Retrieved 28 January 2018.