2014-15 Wrestling News
March 16, 2015
Coker's Barfield and Taylor Named to Division II All-Academic Wrestling Team
Walker Barfield and Jamez Taylor were named to the NCAA Division II All-Academic Wrestling Team.
March 13, 2015
Laxton's Season Comes to a Close at National Championship
Travis Laxton went 1-2 at the NCAA Division II Wrestling National Championship on Friday (Mar. 13).
March 12, 2015
Coker's Laxton Ready for the National Stage
Coker senior wrestler Travis Laxton will take the mat on Friday (Mar. 13) in the opening round of the NCAA Division II National Championship.
March 1, 2015
Coker's Laxton Takes Second at Regional, Advances to NCAA National Championship
Travis Laxton placed second in the 125-pound weight class of the NCAA Midwest Super Regional on Saturday (Feb. 28).
February 27, 2015
Three Cobra Wrestlers Advance at NCAA Midwest Super Regional
The Coker Cobra wrestling team had three wrestlers advance to day two of the NCAA Division II Midwest Super Regional Tournament hosted by UNC Pembroke on Friday (Feb. 27).
February 26, 2015
Cobra Wrestling Heads to UNCP for NCAA Midwest Super Regional
The Coker wrestling team will travel to UNC Pembroke for the NCAA Division II Midwest Super Regional Tournament on Friday (Feb. 27) and Saturday (Feb. 28).
February 15, 2015
Coker Splits Duals with Campbell and Davidson
The Coker wrestling team split its duals with Campbell and Davidson on Sunday (Feb. 15). The Cobras defeated Campbell 44-4, but lost to Davidson 22-18.
February 4, 2015
Cobra Wrestling Takes Down Anderson
The Coker wrestling team picked up a 24-15 win over Anderson on Wednesday (Feb. 4).
February 3, 2015
Coker Wrestling Set to Clash with Anderson
The Coker wrestling team will play host to the Anderson Trojans on Wednesday (Feb. 4) in a clash of Super Region II teams.
January 31, 2015
Coker Wrestling Upsets No. 8 Lake Erie
The Coker wrestling team went 2-2 at the Super Regional Duals, including an upset win over No. 8 Lake Erie.
January 26, 2015
Cobra Wrestling Ranked No. 4 in Super Region II Poll; Six Wrestlers Ranked Individually
The Coker wrestling team moved to No. 4 in Super Region Two according to the latest coaches poll released on Monday (Jan. 26).
January 21, 2015
Coker Falls to #14 UNC Pembroke
The Coker wrestling team lost its wrestling match to the nationally ranked No. 14 Braves of UNC Pembroke on Wednesday (Jan. 21).
January 17, 2015
Coker Wrestling Slams Belmont Abbey
The Coker wrestling team moved to 10-1 in dual matches with a 23-12 win over Belmont Abbey on Saturday (Jan. 17).
January 14, 2015
Coker Moves to Third in Super Region II Rankings; Seven Cobras Ranked Individually
The Coker wrestling team jumped four places in the latest Super Region II Coaches Poll to third in the region.
January 9, 2015
Cobras Go Undefeated at Coker Duals
The Coker wrestling team picked up three decisive victories on Friday (Jan. 9) at the inaugural Coker Duals.
January 8, 2015
Cobra Wrestling to Host Inaugural Coker Duals
The Coker wrestling team will host the inaugural Coker Duals on Friday (Jan. 9) beginning at 10 a.m. at Coker's DeLoach Center.
January 6, 2015
Coker Wrestling Moves to No. 2 in Super Region II Poll; Nine Cobras Ranked Individually
The Coker wrestling team moved to No. 2 in the latest Bassford Super Region Two regional rankings. Nine Cobras are ranked in their respective weight classes.
January 2, 2015
Cobra Wrestling Falls to No. 14 Newberry 28-6
The Coker wrestling team lost 28-6 to nationally ranked No. 14 Newberry on Friday (Jan. 2).
January 1, 2015
Coker Wrestling to Open 2015 with No. 10 Newberry
The Coker wrestling team will play host to the nationally ranked No. 10 Newberry Wolves on Friday (Jan. 2) at 2 p.m. at Coker's DeLoach Center.
December 31, 2014
Coker Wrestling Seventh in Super Region II Poll; Seven Cobras Ranked Individually
The Coker wrestling team is ranked seventh in the latest Super Region II rankings. Seven Cobra wrestlers are ranked individually.
December 14, 2014
Four Coker Wrestlers Place at 36th Annual Midwest Classic
Travis Laxton, Rashad Cunningham, Luis Peguero and Kevin Thompson led the Cobras to an 11th place finish at the 36th Annual Midwest Classic.
December 13, 2014
Four Cobra Wrestlers Heading to Day Two of Midwest Classic
Four Cobra wrestlers are in contention to place at the 36th Annual Midwest Classic.
December 12, 2014
Coker Wrestling Heads to Midwest Classic
This weekend the Cobra wrestling team heads to the University of Indianapolis for the 36th Annual Midwest Classic.
December 3, 2014
Cobras Slay Knights 37-3
The Coker wrestling team defeated the St. Andrews Knights with ease on Wednesday (Dec. 3) 37-3 to improve to 6-0 in dual matches.
December 2, 2014
Coker Wrestling Seventh in Super Region II Poll; Six Cobras Ranked Individually
The Coker wrestling team is ranked No. 7 in the latest Super Region Two poll released on Monday.
November 29, 2014
Cobra Wrestling Cruises Through Newberry Duals
The Coker wrestling team went 4-0 at the Newberry Duals on Saturday (Nov. 29).
November 21, 2014
Coker Wrestling Adds Gorial for 2015-16
Coker wrestling coach Cy Wainwright announced the addition of Jacob Gorial to the team for the 2015-16 season.
November 20, 2014
Coker Wrestling Blanks Regionally Ranked Limestone 39-0
The Coker wrestling team picked up a big 39-0 win over regionally ranked No. 5 Limestone on Thursday (Nov. 20).
November 13, 2014
Coker Wrestling Inks Beltran for 2015-16
Junior Beltran has signed to wrestle for the Coker College Cobras during the 2015-16 season.
November 9, 2014
Eleven Cobra Wrestlers Place at Pembroke Classic
Eleven Coker wrestlers finished in sixth place or higher on Sunday (Nov. 9) at the 34th Annual Pembroke Classic.
November 7, 2014
Coker Wrestling Ready for Pembroke Classic
The Coker wrestling team will travel to UNC Pembroke for the 34th Annual Pembroke Classic on Saturday (Nov. 8).
November 2, 2014
Four Cobras Place at Citadel Open; Laxton Captures Open Title
Four Cobra wrestlers placed in the top four of their weight classes, including Travis Laxton's championship at the 125-pound division.
October 31, 2014
Cobra Wrestling Set to Begin Season at The Citadel Open
The Cobra wrestling team will head to Charleston, S.C. to open its season at the Citadel Open on Saturday (Nov. 1).
October 27, 2014
Coker Ranked Seventh in Wrestling Super Region II Preseason Coaches' Poll; Five Cobras Ranked Individually
The Coker wrestling team has been picked seventh in the Super Region II preseason coaches' poll. Five Cobras have been ranked in the top six of their respective weight classes.
August 4, 2014
Coker to Host Fall Wrestling Clinic
The Coker wrestling program will host a one-day intensive wrestling clinic on Saturday, Oct. 18.