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Ottawa-bred wrestler completes perfect career university record
Updated On: March 2, 2017
Ilya Abelev. File photo

University of New Brunswick wrestler Ilya Abelev joined select company as one of the few athletes to win a fifth-career Canadian university title by capturing the men’s 72 kg division at the Feb. 24-26 nationals in Winnipeg.

Abelev didn’t allow any of his opponents to score a single point and was named the outstanding male wrestler at the competition.

With medical school on the horizon, the Earl of March Secondary School grad maintains a perfect record in the classroom as well with a 4.3 (A+) GPA.

Fellow UNB wrestler/Ottawa native Alex Brown-Theriault won silver in the men’s 82 kg event.

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