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Men's Wrestling Falls Against Drury and University Of The Ozarks

Photo credit: Sports Information Graduate Assistant, Kylie Lang Elbin
Photo credit: Sports Information Graduate Assistant, Kylie Lang Elbin

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.—The Fontbonne University men's wrestling team were back in action today squaring off against NCAA Division II Drury University and the University of the Ozarks.

Match 1 – Drury 45, Fontbonne 12

After Austin Cornell won by forfeit, the Griffins extended its lead out to 12-0 at 133-pounds with Tanner Koester picking up a fall win over Chris Hansen. However, the Panthers went on to win the next eight matches en route to the 45-12 win.

 

Wt.        Summary                                                                        DU         FBU

125 – Austin Cornell won by forfeit                                                 0           6

133 – Tanner Koester over Chris Hansen (Fall 2:00)                         0           6

141 – Peter Kuster over Noah Patton (Fall 1:27)                              6           0

149 – Riley McCall over David Vance (Fall 1:06)                              6           0

157 – Seth Otis won by forfeit                                                       6           0

165 – Alex Garrett won by forfeit                                                   6           0

174 – Tucker Caswell over Micah Dennis (Fall 2:33)                         6           0

184- Logan Zimmerman over Dalton Rawlins (Dec 9-3)                   3           0

197 – Trenton Clines won by forfeit                                               6            0

285 – Jared Rennick over Joey Johnson (Fall 0:13)                         6            0

Team Score:                                                                               45           12

 

Match 2 – Ozarks 53, Fontbonne 0

Against Ozarks, the Eagles opened with a fall win at 125-pounds. They went on to win the next three matches, two of which came by fall. From there, the Eagles won the rest of the matches to secure the victory.

 

Wt.        Summary                                                                        OZAR     FBU

125 – Nathaneal Rankin over Austin Cornell (Fall 4:35)                    6             0

133 – Stephen Fox over Tanner Koester (Fall 1:31)                          6             0

141 – Durrell Thompson over Noah Patton (SV-1 7-5)                      3             0

149 – Matthew Malheiro over David Vance (Fall 0:55)                       6             0

157 – Russell Miller won by forfeit                                                   6             0

165 – Zane Sims won by forfeit                                                      6             0

174 – Ndayambaie John over Micah Dennis (TF 23-8 6:00)               5             0

184 – Miquel Baray over Dalton Rawlins (Fall 2:29)                          6             0

197 – Montana Doty won by forfeit                                                6             0

285 – Jerhett Lee over Joey Johnson (Dec 3-2)                               3             0

Team Score:                                                                                53           0

Up Next

The Griffins are back in action on Thursday, January 16th, when they'll pay a visit to Lincoln College. Action begins at 7 p.m.

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