Fowlerville natives and 2018 World Team members Dalton Roberts and Adam Coon will be honored with the Jacob Curby Memorial Award at Michigan's dual versus #19 Illinois on Saturday.
The award is given by USA Wrestling annually to a wrestler that has displayed the strong personal character and commitment to the sport of Greco-Roman wrestling that Jacob Curby demonstrated. Coon is the recipient for the Colorado Springs training center, Roberts for the NMU training site.
In 2018, Roberts had a breakout year winning both the US Open and the World Team Trials en route to his first senior-level World Championships berth. Coon followed up a stellar NCAA season by winning a World Silver Medal in Budapest.
In addition, Saturday will be Alumni night in Ann Arbor and Michigan will be honoring the 30th anniversary of its 1988-89 team. Tickets can be purchased here.