Wrestling Releases Full 2022-23 Schedule

October 5, 2022

PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Rutgers wrestling unveiled its full 2022-23 competitors schedule. The slate consists of 5 house duals, two in-state highway matchups in opposition to rivals Princeton and Rider, and 9 duals in opposition to packages who completed final season ranked within the last NWCA Coaches Ballot.
Season and single-match tickets for the 2022-23 marketing campaign are actually on sale and could be bought right here. Occasions for this 12 months’s house matches and tv designations for the complete schedule will likely be launched at a later date. Dates and occasions are topic to alter. Themes surrounding all 5 house dates can even be introduced within the coming weeks.


The Scarlet Knights open their twin season with a return to Faculty Ave. Gymnasium to face Clarion on Friday, Nov. 11. Head coach Scott Goodale will look to safe his two hundredth profession twin victory as head coach, with the match the primary for this system at its previous house since a matchup with Princeton on Feb. 14, 2015.


As a consequence of capability restrictions in comparison with our whole variety of wrestling season ticket holders, the match in opposition to Clarion at Faculty Ave. Gymnasium shouldn’t be included on this 12 months’s season ticket bundle. Present season ticket holders may have the unique alternative to request this match be added to their season ticket plan. Requests will likely be fulfilled in precedence level order. The Athletics Ticket Workplace will ship out additional directions within the coming weeks.


RU then heads to Liberty Excessive Faculty in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania the next day to face No. 12 Arizona State and Sacred Coronary heart on Saturday, Nov 12. The Scarlet Knights shut out the month with a visit to California to face Stanford (Nov. 19) and compete within the CSU Bakersfield Open (Nov. 20).



Rutgers opens the ultimate month of 2022 with matchups in opposition to No. 18 UPenn and Drexel on Sunday, Dec. 4 within the Backyard State Grapple on the Prudential Heart. The Scarlet Knights then face No. 22 Princeton on Sunday, Dec. 11 at Jadwin Gymnasium after which compete within the 2022 Ken Kraft Midlands Championships from Dec. 29-30 in Evanston, Illinois.



January options seven twin matches, together with 5 Large Ten Convention matchups. Rutgers is on the highway for its first 4 duals of the month, which incorporates matches at Bloomsburg (Jan. 6), Rider (Jan. 8), Indiana (Jan. 13) and No. 6 Ohio State (Jan. 15). The Scarlet Knights then return to Piscataway for 3 consecutive house duals in opposition to ranked Large Ten opponents – No. 15 Michigan State (Jan. 20), No. 3 Michigan (Jan. 22) and No. 20 Northwestern (Jan. 29).



The twin schedule wraps up in February, as RU hits the highway to face Maryland on Saturday, Feb. 4 in Faculty Park. Rutgers hosts reigning NCAA Champions Penn State on Friday, Feb. 10, and closes the twin calendar with a matchup in opposition to No. 11 Nebraska on Sunday, Feb. 12 in Lincoln.



The Large Ten Wrestling Championships, hosted by Michigan, will happen March 4-5 in Ann Arbor. The 2023 NCAA Wrestling Championships happen March 16-18 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.


Rutgers returns three All-Individuals – Sammy Alvarez, John Poznanski and Jackson Turley – in addition to eight NCAA qualifiers to this season’s crew. Underneath head coach Scott Goodale, the Scarlet Knights completed the 2021-22 season with its most twin wins (16) since 2012-13 and its highest last rating within the NWCA Coaches Ballot (14) since 2017. RU certified seven to the 2022 NCAA Championships – essentially the most since 2017 – and had all contributors rating on the nationwide event. Greg Bulsak (197) and Sebastian Rivera (141) added All-America honors to make it seven consecutive seasons with a number of All-Individuals at NCAAs. Together with his bronze medal, Rivera grew to become the fourth particular person to safe a top-three end at nationals in program historical past.

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2022-23 Schedule

Date House/Away Opponent Time Location
Friday, Nov. 11 HOME CLARION TBD Faculty Ave. Gymnasium
Saturday, Nov. 12 AWAY vs. Arizona State Midday ET Bethlehem, Pa.

AWAY vs. Sacred Coronary heart Midday ET Bethlehem, Pa.
Saturday, Nov. 19 AWAY at Stanford TBD Stanford, Calif.
Sunday, Nov. 20 AWAY at Street Runner Invitational (Cal State Bakersfield) All Day Bakersfield, Calif.
Sunday, Dec. 4 AWAY vs. UPenn (Backyard State Grapple) 2 p.m. ET Newark, N.J.

AWAY vs. Drexel (Backyard State Grapple) 4 p.m. ET Newark, N.J.
Sunday, Dec. 11 AWAY at Princeton 2 p.m. ET Princeton, N.J.
Wednesday, Dec. 29-Thursday, Dec. 30  AWAY at Midlands All Day Evanston, Sick.
Friday, Jan. 6 AWAY at Bloomsburg 7 p.m. ET Bloomsburg, Pa.
Sunday, Jan. 8 AWAY at Rider 2 p.m. ET Lawrenceville, N.J.
Friday, Jan. 13 AWAY at Indiana* TBD Bloomington, Ind.
Sunday, Jan. 15 AWAY at Ohio State* TBD Columbus, Ohio
Saturday, Feb. 4 AWAY at Maryland* TBD Faculty Park, Md.
Sunday, Feb. 12 AWAY at Nebraska* TBD Lincoln, Neb.
Saturday, March 4-Sunday, March 5 AWAY 2023 Large Ten Wrestling Championships ALL DAY Ann Arbor, Mich.
Thursday, March 16-Saturday, March 18 AWAY 2023 NCAA Wrestling Championships ALL DAY Tulsa, Okla.

BOLD – House Match
* Large Ten Convention Twin