By Tim Glon
ADA — The Ohio Northern wrestling team will open its 2017-18 season on Nov. 11 at the Mount Union Invitational under 30th-year head coach Ron Beaschler.
The Polar Bears will open the home portion of their schedule with an Ohio Athletic Conference dual match against defending OAC champion Baldwin Wallace on Nov. 28 at the ONU Sports Center.
Northern will host the 37th annual ONU Invitational on Dec. 2 and will also host OAC dual meets with Otterbein on Jan. 30 and Muskingum on Feb. 6.
ONU will travel to Virginia, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Illinois for tournaments during the season.
The NCAA III Regionals are slated for Feb. 23-24 at a site yet to be determined and the NCAA III Championships will be March 9-10 in Cleveland.
The Polar Bears were 11-4 overall and finished third in the OAC with a 4-2 dual meet record last season.