Volume 93, Issue 9
Tuesday, September 14, 1999
Episode three: return of the preview
Last year: Fourth at Ontario University Athletic championships
This year's expectations: To again place in the top four.
The lowdown: Right now the team is in the middle finalizing it's roster. There still remains a solid core with three definite players returning and one more possibly coming back.
Last year: Seventh at Canadian Inter-university Athletic Union championships, second at OUA championships.
This year's expectations: To finish in the top three at the OUA and to improve on last year's CIAU performance.
The lowdown: Wrestling coach Ray Takahashi said he is very confident his team will do well this year. They have a strong core of hard working returning wrestlers who should help the team produce some strong performances this year.
Last year: Sixth at CIAU championships, third at OUA championships.
This year's expectations: To finish in the top three at the OUA and break into the top five at the CIAU nationals.
The lowdown: The women should put in some gritty performances which will help them make it through the OUA and get the team far at the CIAU level.
Last year: Men silver medal at OUA championships. Women bronze medal at OUA championships.
This year's expectations: The same if not better.
The lowdown: These teams return this year with experience. With Craig Seville, two-time Canadian champion anchoring, the team should finish very strong. The women's team is also solid with a very strong core of four returning veterans. Both will put in a very strong performance this year.
Last year:Fifth at OUA championships.
This year's expectations: To again finish in the top five.
The lowdown: The team should have a strong performance this year. They have athletes with experience returning, which should put the them in the upper echelons of competition.
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