Davidson Wildcats wrestling

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Davidson Wildcats
Davidson wordmark.png
University Davidson College
Conference Southern
Location Davidson, NC
Head Coach Bob Patnesky (11th year)
Arena Belk Arena
(Capacity: 5700)
Nickname Wildcats
Colors Black and Red[1]
Conference Championships

The Davidson Wildcats wrestling team represents Davidson College of Davidson, North Carolina. The Wildcats are associate members of the Southern Conference since the Atlantic Ten Conference does not sponsor the sport.[2]

The squad is coached by Bob Patnesky. Colin Johnston is assistant coach, Tim Stroud is director of wrestling operations, and Zach Rowell is the team strength and comditioning coach.[3]

The team was established in 1920. Davidson has never had an All-American wrestler at the NCAA Wrestling Team Championship but has had eleven Southern Conference champions, with one in each year 2013–2015.[4]


  1. ^ "2017 Davidson Wildcats Baseball Quick Facts" (PDF). 2016-06-01. Retrieved 2016-06-02. 
  2. ^ "(Wildcat logo) Davidson". Davidson College. Retrieved 4 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "2016-17 Wrestling Coaching Staff". Davidson College. Retrieved 4 November 2016. 
  4. ^ "Southern Conference Wrestling Record Book" (PDF). The Southern Conference. Retrieved 4 November 2016. 

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