March 11, 2015
BOISE, Idaho - Boise State wrestlers Geordan Martinez and Steven Hernandez will represent the Broncos at the 2015 NCAA Wrestling Championships, held March 19-21 at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, the NCAA announced Wednesday.
Martinez, the No. 8 seed at 141 pounds, went 27-5 during his debut season at Boise State. The true freshman captured the 2015 Pac-12 Championship, earning an automatic berth to the national championships.
Hernandez, a redshirt senior, finished second at the Pac-12 Championships at 157 pounds, also earning an automatic bid. Hernandez, who is not seeded in his weight class, went 22-7 during his final collegiate campaign.
Martinez is slated to square off against David Pearce of Drexel in his opening match of the tournament, while Hernandez is matched up against No. 8 seed John Boyle of American.