North Carolina wrestling redshirt-sophomore Lachlan McNeil and Tar Heel alum Ethan Ramos can be competing within the 2023 World Wrestling Championships, which start this weekend. McNeil, representing Canada at 65 KG, has had a busy few months after incomes a fourth-place end on the 2023 NCAA Championships. He has additionally acquired NWCA Scholar All-America and Beginner Wrestling Information All-Rookie Workforce recognitions throughout the offseason. McNeil has participated in varied competitions, together with the Stepen Sargsyan Cup in Armenia, Polyak Imre & Vargas Janos in Hungary, and the Grand Prix of Spain in Madrid, the place he gained at 65 KG. This can be McNeil’s second look on the Senior stage within the World Championships, following his twentieth place end final 12 months. He additionally achieved an eighth-place exhibiting on the Junior stage occasion in 2021 and was chosen to signify Workforce Canada on the 2023 Pan American Video games in Chile in August.
Alternatively, Ethan Ramos can be representing Puerto Rico at 86 KG for the third consecutive championships. Within the earlier 12 months, Ramos achieved a fifth-place end in his weight class, and he had a seventh-place exhibiting the 12 months earlier than. Throughout his time at UNC from 2013-18, Ramos was a two-time ACC Champion at 174-pounds and earned All-America standing in 2015.
The 2023 World Wrestling Championships will happen from September 16-24, and the motion may be streamed stay on FloWrestling.