Dan Mitcheff went 1-2 in the US Senior Freestyle World Team Trials in the challenge bracket at 57 KG. He lost his first match against Tony Ramos, this year's national champion for the Iowa Hawkeyes, in a back and forth 9 to 5 match. Ramos would go on to win the challenge bracket and make this year's World Team. Danny bounced back defeating Frank Perrelli 10-3 in the consolation, but was eliminated on criteria by Zach Sanders in a 11-11 tie. Sanders finished fourth in the challenge bracket.