58 Results for author: Scott Proctor

Kevin Marshall wins silver at York Open

The Western Wrestling team traveled to York on Saturday to compete in the York Open The lone medal winner for the Mustangs was Kevin Marshall who placed 2nd in the 100kg division. Marshall lost to Jordan Steen from Montreal in the final. Steen was the recent winner of the Commonwealth Wrestling Trails and will be representing Canada at the Commonwealth ... More

Wrestlers win two golds at Ryerson Open and place second overall as a team

The Mustang wrestling team continued their impressive start to the season with an strong showing at the Ryerson Open on Saturday November 11th. The Mustangs placed second overall as a team and claimed 7 individual medals. Michalia Walls coming off a silver medal performance last weekend continued an excellent start to her season by going a perfect 3-0 ... More

McMaster Invitational Results

It was a successful weekend for the Western Wrestling team as they started their 2017/18 season at the McMaster Invitational on Saturday. The Men’s team placed 6th out of 23 teams. The men were led by silver medal winner Brayden Ambo competing at a competitive 76kg weight class. Brayden posted a record of 3 wins 1 loss. Jackson Browning (90 kg) and ... More

Steven Takahashi wins Commonwealth Games Trials

Former Western Mustang wrestler and current assistant coach Steven Takahashi won the Commonwealth Games Trials at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, B.C. on Friday. With the victory Steven has earned the right to represent Canada at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia in April 2018. Steven was a perfect 3-0 on the day. His first two wins ... More

London-Western Wrestling Club 1st Practice

The London-Western Wrestling Club's age group program will start Tuesday October 10th 2017.  The age group program is aimed at students in elementary school or high school. Practices run on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:00 p.m. All age levels and abilities are welcome. Join anytime throughout the year.  Wrestling is an individual sport ... More

Team Meeting/1st Practice

This is a reminder that there will be a team meeting/1st practice for all interested in wrestling at Western on Monday September 11th at 4:30 in the Spencer Engineering Building Room 2099 starting at 4:30 p.m. with a practice to follow. All returning and new wrestlers are expected to attend.   More

Brayden Todd to Wrestle at Cadet World Championships

London-Western Wrestling Club team member Brayden Todd will be competing at the Cadet World Championships in Athens, Greece on September 9th. Todd will be competing in the 54 kg division. Brayden placed 3rd earlier this summer at the Pan American championships, earning him the opportunity to compete at the worlds. Prior to the World Championships Brayden ... More

Steven Takahashi named to World Team

Steven Takahashi has been named to the 2017 Senior World Championship team that will compete in Paris, France from August 21-26.  Steven made the world team after winning the world team wrestle offs in Guelph earlier this summer. Takahashi will be competing in the 61 kg weight class. Steven leaves for Paris on August 21st and competes on the 25th. More ... More

Gold and Bronze at Francophonie Games

Francophonie Games, Abidjan, Ivory Coast.  July 22-24, 2017 Two London-Western team members medal at Francophonie Games  Former mustang, Steven Takahashi won the gold medal in the wrestling event with a perfect 3-0 win-loss record, while King’s student, Caleb Rutner grabbed the bronze in the 70 kg division. The Games of La Francophonie are held ... More

Busy weekend for London-Western

July 7-9, 2017 It was a busy but great weekend for London-Western with several strong performances at four different events -- 1.  Cadet Pan American Championships, 2.  World Trials, 3. Canada Cup and 4.  Ontario Cup. See media post on the westernmustangs website: http://westernmustangs.ca/news/2017/7/10/wrestling-busy-weekend-sees-western-wrestl... More