EDMONTON, ALBERTA – North Carolina wrestler Lachlan McNeil is slated to compete at the 2022 Canadian Wrestling Trials. He will compete at the 65KG in the senior freestyle class.
Date/Time: Mar. 26-28
Location: University of Alberta Universiade Pavilion, Edmonton, Alberta
Live Results: TrackWrestling
McNeil recently wrapped up his true freshman season for UNC at 141 pounds with a 6-1 record overall. He notched five wins to take the 141 title at the Wolfpack Wrestling Club Open. Later in the season, he earned a major decision at the F&M Open.
At the 2018 Championships, McNeil added a silver at 55 kg to his collection of Cadet Pan Am Championships medals. McNeil won Wrestling Canada Lutte’s 2017 Outstanding U19 Men’s Award. He finished twelfth at the 2017 Cadet World Championships in Athens, Greece. McNeil became a repeat champion at the Cadet Pan Am Championships with a gold in 2017 at 50 kg. McNeil finished eleventh at the 2016 Cadet World Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. McNeil won gold at his first Cadet Pan Am Championships in 2016 at 42 kg.
The 2022 Canadian Wrestling Trials will begin Friday morning and last through Sunday. A live stream along with updated brackets and results will be available on TrackWrestling.