UTC's Carr Named SoCon Wrestler Of The Month

Monday, December 4, 2017
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior Bryce Carr is the Southern Conference Wrestler of the Month for November, the league office announced today. 

Carr earned the honor after going 8-1, winning both the Hokie Open and the Black Knight Invite at 184 pounds.  This is his second career monthly award from the SoCon after winning the award in January of last season.  

A senior from Dublin, Georgia, Carr had three major decisions, one technical fall and one pin last month.
  His only loss in the opening month was to No. 7 Zach Zavatsky of Virginia Tech in sudden victory.

Carr was named SoCon Wrestler of the Week on Nov. 8 after going 4-0 in the Hokie Open. He recorded two major decisions in his last three matches to end the month of November, boosting him to No. 13 in the nation at 184 pounds.

UTC is 2-2 overall after splitting matches last weekend with Davidson and No. 6 N.C. State.  UTC has two weeks to prepare for its last action of the calendar year when they take on No. 2 Ohio State in Alpharetta, Ga., on Dec. 15.  The dual takes place at 2:00 p.m. (E.S.T.) at the Cooler and ticket information is on the wrestling schedule page on GoMocs.com. 

The next home match is Monday, Dec. 18 against Ohio at 7:00 p.m. in Maclellan Gym. Tickets for that bout, and the Southern Scuffle on Jan. 1-2 in McKenzie Arena are available on GoMocs.com.  New for the Scuffle this season are Hospitality Passes to go with reserved seating.  Find out more information here, or call the UTC Ticket Office at (423) 266-MOCS (6627). 


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