The University of Rhode Island has admitted Wrestling as one of the newest club sports on campus! The team was established in 2013 originally as a student senate group and was promoted to a Club Sports and Intramural Council (CSIC) team in Fall 2014. The team competes under the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA). This league is composed of 9 conferences. URI wrestling is a member of the North East Conference (NEC). URI competes against veteran teams such as MIT, Amherst College, Clarkson, Northeastern, SUNY, UMass, UConn, rivals Providence College, Yale, University of New Haven, and the University of New Hampshire where the NEC national qualifier is hosted. Competition primarily takes place inside the NEC conference but is not limited to the teams mentioned!