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2016 National Collegiate Open

Presented by X-Athletic

Saturday March 5, 2016



SPIRE Institute

5201 Spire Cir, Geneva, OH 44041

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8th Annual National Collegiate Open Wrestling Championship

Hosted by Case Western Reserve University Wrestling

Case Western Reserve to host the 2016 Championship in Ohio at Spire.


Top Contenders for the 2016 National Collegiate Open


2016 Completed Brackets


2016 Weigh-in sheets (PDF)


2016 Results: North Carolina crowns six All-Americans; Old Dominion crowns five.



 Live Video to be provided by FloWrestling



Tournament Director:              Danny Song (Case Western Reserve University).

Eligibility:              Per NCAA rules, this event is closed to high school students; all other individuals may compete.

Divisions:              Single Division Format will be used. 

Weight Classes:     NCAA Weights (125, 133, 141, 149, 157, 165, 174, 184, 197, 285)  All participants must bring an official NCAA weight-in sheet. No weight changes are permitted at weigh-ins.

Pre-Registration:   Registration will take place online and be by Credit Card payment ONLY! Entry fee is $40 per athlete.
Registration will close on Wednesday March 2nd at Noon EST or when sold out.  Athletes must register early to ensure inclusion in event. 

Check-in:              7:00 am, Saturday, March 5, 2016

Medical Check:     7:30 am, Saturday, March 5, 2016

Weigh-in:             8:00-8:30 am, Saturday, March 5, 2016

Awards:              Top-6 place winners earn will be recognized as National Collegiate Open All-Americans and be provided with awards.


Note: Admission will be CASH ONLY and cost $15 for adults and $5 for students with student ID.  Re-entry is allowed.


Cleveland Hopkins International Airport - Cleveland, Ohio (CLE)

Erie International Airport - Erie, PA (ERI)







2015 Brackets


Top Contenders presented by the Wrestling Coalitition of the District of Columbia


2015 Weights and Affiliation


Statement from the National Collegiate Open

2014 National Collegiate Open

 Video Notice: At 1:42 PM on 3/1/2014, NSide Wrestling, who was contracted to cover the event, announced they would not be attending the event to provide video coverage.  

Top Contenders presented by the Wrestling Coalitition of the District of Columbia

 Live Brackets of 2014 National Collegiate Open (Registration is free to view)

2014 National Collegiate Open All-Americans

2014 Weights and Affiliation


2013 National Collegiate Open

Official Weights

Video of Select Bouts


2012 National Collegiate Open


Follow Results HERE 

2012 FINAL Brackets HERE

Official Weights HERE

2011 National Collegiate Open


Video of the finals: Here

Final Brackets: Here

Official Weights: Here