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UHD Wrestling Club Hosts Tri-Meet Nov. 23

This weekend, the UHD Wrestling Club Team is competing in the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA), at the UHD campus in a Tri-Meet at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23 in the UHD Jesse H. Jones Student Life Center.

The UHD Tri-Meet will feature UHD wrestling competing versus Schreiner University and Richland College in a three-team round robin wrestling meet. UHD head coach Tim Sykes is in his third season as leading the club team after serving two years as a volunteer assistant coach. The talented group this season will be competing for a conference championship spring 2020 in the NCWA Southwest Conference.

The meet also will be live streamed on Facebook Live on the UHD Sports & Fitness Facebook page starting at 10 a.m.

About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) – the second-largest university in Houston – has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.

As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 61,000 alumni and offers 45 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service; Sciences & Technology; and University College).

For the fourth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report ranks UHD among universities across the nation for Best Online Criminal Justice Programs (No. 27 and No. 15 for Veterans) and Best Online Bachelor’s Programs.

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. U.S. News ranked the University among Top Performers on Social Mobility and awarded UHD a No. 1 ranking as the most diverse institution of higher education in the southern region of the U.S. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.