Mocs Host 2008 Mat Jam

The 2008 Southern Conference Wrestling Championships will take place at the McKenzie Arena on the UTC campus March 8.

Tickets -- Prices for All-Tournament tickets are:

Adults $15.00

Children ages two to college age $10.00

Doors open at 10 a.m. First round begins at 11:00 a.m.

Print your tickets from home before you get to the Arena!  To purchase tickets on-line and print from home, click here.

Fans can also purchase tickets on the telephone by calling the Arena box office at 423-266-6627 or by stopping by the box office between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

 

SoCon Championship Participants -- Participating teams include Appalachian State, Chattanooga, The Citadel, Davidson, UNC Greensboro and VMI.

 

Tentative Schedule:

11:00 a.m. First-Round Matches

1:00 p.m. Semifinals

3:30 p.m. Semifinals Consolations

5:00 p.m. Consolation Finals

7:00 p.m. Championship Finals

 

NCAA Championship Qualification -- Winners of each weight class receive an automatic berth to the NCAA Championships. The Southern Conference will also select five wildcard entrants to the NCAAs for a total of 15 wrestlers representing the Conference. The NCAA Wrestling Championships will take place March 20-22 in St. Louis.

 

Web Streaming -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, in conjunction with the Southern Conference and Jump TV, will offer live audio/video Internet streams of the Championship Finals. The broadcast will be available on a subscription basis and can be accessed by visiting UTC's official athletics website, GoMocs.com or that of the Southern Conference at www.SoConSports.com. Current Chattanooga All-Access subscribers will receive the webcast as part of their existing subscription.

 

Concessions -- Food and beverage concessions will be available at all McKenzie Arena concession locations.

 

Media Credentials -- All media credential requests should be submitted to Chattanooga Assistant Athletics Director Jeff Romero. Submission via email is acceptable at Jeff-Romero@utc.edu. He can be reached by telephone at 423-425-5292.

 

Parking -- Public parking for the event is available in several lots near the arena. Republic Parking will charge $5.00 per car to park per entry. Tournament officials and media will receive Arena parking passes which can be obtained by calling 423-425-5292.

 

Programs -- Southern Conference Championship fan guides will be available to fans upon entrance to the Arena. Blank bracket sheets with names of first-round matchups in each weight class will also be available.

 

The McKenzie Arena -- The McKenzie Arena seats 11,218 for basketball and will be configured similarly for the SoCon Wrestling Championships. The Arena, opened in December of 1982, is celebrating its 25th Anniversary in 2007-08.

Directions to McKenzie Arena

From Atlanta
Take I-75 North to I-24 West to US 27 North (Downtown Chattanooga). Exit at 4th Street (Exit 1C). Stay on 4th Street to Mabel Street. Turn right onto Mabel Street . The McKenzie Arena is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the 500-space parking deck across from the arena.

From Birmingham
Take I-59 North to I-24 East to US 27 North (Downtown Chattanooga). Exit at 4th Street (Exit 1C.) Stay on 4th Street. Turn right on Mabel Street.
Turn right onto Mabel Street The McKenzie Arena is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the 500-space parking deck across from the arena.

From Knoxville
Take I-75 South to I-24 West to US 27 North (Downtown Chattanooga). Exit at 4th Street (Exit 1C). Stay on 4th Street to Mabel Street. Turn right onto Mabel Street. The McKenzie Arena is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the 500-space parking deck across from the arena.

From Memphis
Take I-40 East to Nashville. Pick up I-440 loop to I-24 East. Take I-24 East to US 27 North (Downtown Chattanooga). Exit at 4th Street (Exit 1C). Stay on 4th Street to Mabel Street. Turn right onto Mabel Street. The McKenzie Arena is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the 500-space parking deck across from the arena.

From Nashville
Take I-24 East to US 27 North (Downtown Chattanooga). Exit at 4th Street (Exit 1C).
Stay on 4th Street to Mabel Street. Turn right onto Mabel Street. The McKenzie Arena is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the 500-space parking deck across from the arena.

 

Past SoCon Champions

 

Year

Site

Team Champion

1930

Lexington, VA

VMI

1931

NO MEET

 

1932

NO MEET

 

1933

Lexington, VA

Washington & Lee

1934

Blacksburg, VA

Washington & Lee

1935

Lexington, VA

VMI

1936

Lexington, VA

Washington & Lee

1937

NO MEET

 

1938

Blacksburg, VA

VMI

1939

NO MEET

 

1940

NO MEET

 

1941

College Park, MD

Washington & Lee

1942

Greensboro, NC

North Carolina

1943

Waynesboro, VA

VMI

1944

NO MEET

 

1945

NO MEET

 

1946

NO MEET

 

1947

Lexington, VA

North Carolina

1948

Lexington, VA

Washington & Lee

1949

Lexington, VA

Washington & Lee

1950

College Park, MS

Washington & Lee

1951

Lexington, VA

VMI

1952

Lexington, VA

Maryland

1953

Lexington, VA

Maryland

1954

Lexington, VA

West Virginia

1955

Lexington, VA

Virginia Tech

1956

Lexington, VA

Virginia Tech

1957

Lexington, VA

VMI

1958

Blacksburg, VA

Virginia Tech

1959

Charleston, SC

West Virginia

1960

Davidson, NC

Virginia Tech

1961

Morgantown, WV

Virginia Tech

1962

Blacksburg, VA

Virginia Tech

1963

Morgantown, WV

Virginia Tech

1964

Davidson, NC

West Virginia

1965

Lexington, VA

West Virginia

1966

Williamsburg, VA

West Virginia

1967

Morgantown, WV

The Citadel

1968

Lexington, VA

William & Mary

1969

Charleston, SC

William & Mary

1970

Williamsburg, VA

William & Mary

1971

Williamsburg, VA

William & Mary

1972

Greenville, NC

East Carolina

1973

Williamsburg, VA

East Carolina

1974

Boone, NC

East Carolina

1975

Richmond, VA

East Carolina

1976

Charleston, SC

East Carolina

1977

Greenville, NC

William & Mary

1978

Boone, NC

Chattanooga

1979

Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga

1980

Charleston, SC

Chattanooga

1981

Boone, NC

Chattanooga

1982

Lexington, VA

Chattanooga

1983

Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga

1984

Charleston, SC

Appalachian State

1985

Boone, NC

VMI

1986

Lexington, VA

Chattanooga

1987

Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga

1988

Davidson, NC

Chattanooga

1989

Greenville, SC

Chattanooga

1990

Charleston, SC

Chattanooga

1991

Boone, NC

Chattanooga

1992

Asheville, NC

Chattanooga

1993

Asheville, NC

Chattanooga

1994

Asheville, NC

Chattanooga

1995

Asheville, NC

Appalachian State,

 

 

VMI

1996

Greensboro, NC

Appalachian State

1997

Greensboro, NC

Appalachian State

 

 

VMI

 

 

UNC Greensboro

1998

Greensboro, NC

Chattanooga

1999

Greensboro, NC

Chattanooga

2000

Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga

2001

Chapel Hill, NC

Appalachian State

2002

Raleigh, NC

Chattanooga

2003

Boone, NC

Appalachian State

2004

Charlottesville, VA

The Citadel

2005

Greensboro, NC

Chattanooga

2006

Lexington, VA

Chattanooga

2007

Raleigh, NC

Chattanooga

 

 

 

 

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