» BOOLA, BOOLA NICKERSON: University of Northern Colorado wrestling coach Troy Nickerson will be inducted into the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association Hall of Fame.
The induction ceremony is scheduled for March 6 at Princeton University’s will take place at Jadwin Gymnasium, immediately preceding the finals of the annual EIWA tournament.
Nickerson, of Chanango Forks, N.Y., was an EIWA three-time champion and also finished first, second, third and fourth in four NCAA Division I Championships, competing for Cornell University.
At Cornell, Nickerson was 97-8 with 38 pins, the highest pin percentage in Cornell history.
He was the first male athlete in the history of the Ivy League, in any sport, to claim the Player and Rookie of the Year awards in the same season. He was