Golston, Hildebrandt, Winchester, Velte, Mensah-Stock, Gray, Rogers and Cox receive Pan Am draws

By Taylor Miller, USA Wrestling | April 19, 2019, 9:34 p.m. (ET)

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Eight U.S. athletes, including six women’s freestylers and two men’s freestylers, received their draws for the 2019 Pan American Championships in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Saturday.

Men’s freestyle competition begins tomorrow, while women’s freestyle will wrap up.

Below are the draws.

Competition begins at 10 a.m. local time (9 a.m. EST) live on Trackwrestling.com.

2019 SENIOR PAN AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
at Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 18-21

U.S. women’s freestyle draws
50 kg: Erin Golston (Colorado Springs, Colo./New York AC)
vs. Jessica MacDonald (Canada), 2012 Senior World champion, 2011 and 2013 Senior World bronze

53 kg: Sarah Hildebrandt (Colorado Springs, Colo./New York AC)
vs. Carolina Castillo Hidalgo (Colombia), three-time Senior Pan American medalist
OR Betzabeth Arguello Villegas (Venezuela), fifth at 2016 Olympics, three-time Senior Pan American medalist

57 kg: Jacarra Winchester (Colorado Springs, Colo./Sunkist Kids)
vs. Lianna Montero Herrera (Cuba), 2018 Senior World bronze, 2017 Junior World silver

62 kg: Mallory Velte (Sacramento, Calif./Titan Mercury WC)
vs. Abnelis Yambo Miranda (Puerto Rico), two-time Cadet Pan American medalist

68 kg: Tamyra Mensah-Stock (Colorado Springs, Colo./Titan Mercury WC)
vs. Andrimar Lazaro Diaz (Venezuela), 2018 Senior Pan American bronze

76 kg: Adeline Gray (Denver, Colo./New York AC)
vs. Andrea Olaya Gutierrez (Colombia), seven-time Senior Pan American medalist

U.S. men’s freestyle draws
79 kg: Chandler Rogers (Stillwater, Okla./Titan Mercury WC/Cowboy RTC)
vs. Jasmit Phullka (Canada), 2018 Spanish Grand Prix silver

92 kg: J’den Cox (Colorado Springs, Colo./Titan Mercury WC/USOTC)
vs. Jamie Espinal (Puerto Rico), 2012 Olympic silver