Pendleton Wraps Up Tournament In Colorado

Jan. 31, 2014

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - University of Wyoming wrestling assistant coach Chris Pendleton finished up action in the Dave Schultz Memorial International wrestling tournament Friday.

The 16th annual international event, hosted in Sports Center I at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, began Thursday and continues through Sunday.

Competing in the 97-kilogram freestyle weight class, Pendleton just missed out on placing in his division with two wins. He began the day including a pin in 1:33 in his first match of the day and a forfeit victory in the quarterfinals.

Match results
First round: Pendleton fall (1:33) Jeremy Latour (Canada)
Quarterfinals: Pendleton wins by forfeit over David Zabriskie (Lehigh Valley Athletic Club)
Semifinals: George Gogaev (Russia) tech. fall Pendleton, 12-1
Consolation semifinals: Michah Burak (Hawkeye Wrestling Club) wins by injury default over Pendleton