Brackets Released for MAC Wrestling Championships
Courtesy: Tim Fitzgerald/CMU Athletics
Freshman 149-pounder Joey Kielbasa is one of two Chippewas to draw a first-round bye at the 2012 MAC Wrestling Championships.

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ATHENS, Ohio - The brackets have been released for the 2012 Mid-American Conference Wrestling Championships.

Two Chippewas—Joey Kielbasa at 149 pounds and Ben Bennett at 184 pounds—have drawn first-round byes. First-round matchups for the Chippewas:

125 Pounds: Joe Roth vs. Max Soria (Buffalo)
133 Pounds: Zach Horan vs. Justin Farmer (Buffalo)
141 Pounds: Scott Mattingly vs. Darrin Boing (Ohio)
149 Pounds: Joey Kielbasa, Bye / vs. Ian Miller (Kent State) or Jaylyn Bohl (Eastern Michigan) in semifinals
157 Pounds: Donnie Corby vs. Wally Maziarz (Buffalo)
165 Pounds: Mike Ottinger vs. Miles Chapman (Ohio)
174 Pounds: Anthony Bill vs. Brandonn Johnson (Kent State)
184 Pounds: Ben Bennett, bye / vs. Michael Curby (Eastern Michigan) or Ryan Garringer (Ohio) in semifinals
197 Pounds: Craig Kelliher vs. Mike Lukowski (Northern Illinois)
285 Pounds: Peter Sturgeon vs. Jared Torrence (Northern Illinois)

The first round of competition begins at 10 a.m. Sunday at Ohio University's Convocation Center. Updates on the Chippewas' performance throughout the tournament will be available on and on Twitter @CMUWrestling.