June 30, 2016 Facebook Twitter Linkedin

Congratulations to King’s student-athlete, Caleb Rutner, for qualifying for the FISU World University Wrestling Champions. Rutner is a third year student from Winnipeg, studying social sciences at King's. In the FISU Qualifying tournament, he displayed a strong performance defeating top competitors in the 70kg weight class to advance to the finals.

The FISU World University Championship (WUC) is an international mono-sporting event featuring over 37 sports programmes. This year, the World University Wrestling Championship will be held in Corum, Turkey on October 25-30, 2016. In the past tournament, 248 student-athletes from 27 countries took part in the championship.

King's wishes the best of luck to Caleb Rutner in the upcoming championship! 

Read more about Rutner’s sports journey here: http://www.westernmustangs.ca/news/2016/6/27/mustangs-qualify-for-fisu-world-university-wrestling-championships.aspx