BINGHAMTON (WBNG) - The NCAA released its brackets for the 2018 NCAA Wrestling Championships on Wednesday. Two Binghamton Bearcats will compete at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio starting March 15.
First round matchups:
#7 Ryan Deakin (Northwestern) 30-6 vs. Frank Garcia (Binghamton) 27-11
The Norwich native Garcia is currently ranked 22nd by TrackWrestling.
#13 Steven Schneider (Binghamton) 21-5 vs. Joe Heyob (Penn) 23-10
Schneider is making his third trip to the NCAA Championships. The 13th seed is the highest seeding he has received. The Bearcat senior has already defeated twice this season.