Tickets for 2011 ACC Wrestling Championships On Sale Now

Jan. 15, 2011

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Tickets for the 2011 ACC Wrestling Championship are on sale now through the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office. The championship will be held March 5 at UVa's John Paul Jones Arena.

Virginia is the defending ACC champion, but the ACC is the strongest it has been in many years led by fourth-ranked Virginia Tech. In all, 18 ACC wrestlers are ranked in the latest national individual rankings, including the top-ranked wrestler at 149 pounds, Darrion Caldwell of NC State, who won the 2009 NCAA championship at 149.

All seating for the ACC Championship is general admission. Adult tickets are $10, while tickets for youth, senior citizens and students of the participating schools (with valid ID) are $5. Tickets will be good for the entire day of competition. Tickets may be purchased in person at the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office in Bryant Hall, by calling the Ticket Office at (800) 542-8821 or logging on to VirginiaSports.com. The Virginia Athletics Ticket Office is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

First-round matches start at 11 a.m. on March 5. The semifinals begin at 1 p.m., while consolation semis start at 3:30 p.m. The consolation finals begin at 5 p.m., with the championship round slated to start at 7 p.m.