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Airmen compete at 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Senior Airman Nathan Higgins, based out of RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom, and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 66kg weight class, works to escape his opponent’s grasp during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. This two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Robb Lingley)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Senior Airman Nathan Higgins, based out of RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom, and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 66kg weight class, works to escape his opponent’s grasp during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. This two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Robb Lingley)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Airman 1st Class Eric Lapotsky, based out of Barksdale AFB, Louisiana, and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 97kg weight class, works to roll his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. This two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Robb Lingley)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Airman 1st Class Eric Lapotsky, based out of Barksdale AFB, Louisiana, and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 97kg weight class, works to roll his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. This two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Robb Lingley)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Airman 1st Class Tyler Westlund (right), based out of Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 75kg weight class, faces off against his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. The two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J. Aaron Breeden)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Airman 1st Class Tyler Westlund (right), based out of Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 75kg weight class, faces off against his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. The two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J. Aaron Breeden)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Senior Airman Jeffrey Warra (blue singlet), based out of Hill AFB, Utah, and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 57kg weight class, is taken to the mat by his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. The two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J. Aaron Breeden)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Senior Airman Jeffrey Warra (blue singlet), based out of Hill AFB, Utah, and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 57kg weight class, is taken to the mat by his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. The two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J. Aaron Breeden)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Senior Airman Nathan Higgins (blue singlet), based out of RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 66kg weight class, works to fend off by his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. This two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J. Aaron Breeden)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Senior Airman Nathan Higgins (blue singlet), based out of RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 66kg weight class, works to fend off by his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. This two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J. Aaron Breeden)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Master Sgt. Sherwin Severin (left), based out of Bolling AFB, Washington, D.C., and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 80kg weight class, rolls his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. This two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J. Aaron Breeden)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Master Sgt. Sherwin Severin (left), based out of Bolling AFB, Washington, D.C., and representing the U.S. Air Force in the 80kg weight class, rolls his opponent during the 2015 Armed Forces Wrestling Championship at Fort Carson, March 27. This two-day event pitted members from each branch of the Department of Defense against one another in Greco Roman and freestyle wrestling matches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J. Aaron Breeden)

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