Diplomats to Host VMI in Dual Opener

Diplomats to Host VMI in Dual Opener

Mike Rogers Podcast | Weekly Notes (PDF)

LANCASTER, Pa. - Franklin & Marshall will open its dual meet season tonight at home against Virginia Military Institute (VMI) at 8:00 p.m. at the Mayser Center. The Diplomats (0-0) and Keydets (0-0) will each be competing in their first duals of the year.

F&M and VMI are set to meet for the 17th time in a series that dates back to 1927.  The Diplomats carry a 10-5-1 advantage into tonight's tussle, but the Keydets have secured victories in each of the last three seasons, including an 18-17 triumph in 2011-12.

For a preview of tonight's match, listen to the most recent F&M wrestling podcast with head coach Mike Rogers and view the complete match notes at the top of this page.