Wrestling posts 3-1 record at Adrian (Mich.) Duals

Wrestling posts 3-1 record at Adrian (Mich.) Duals

By Tim Glon

ADRIAN, Mich. — The Ohio Northern wrestling team posted a 3-1 record at the Adrian Duals on Saturday at the Merrilat Center.

The Polar Bears (3-1 overall) defeated Milwaukee (Wis.) School of Engineering 44-6, Fontbonne (Mo.) 46-6 and Penn State-Behrend 46-12 and fell to Central (Iowa) 22-20.

Four different Polar Bears posted 4-0 records on the day, led by freshman Chase Sumner (Ada) with three pins and a tech fall at 149 pounds.

Junior Cash Thompson (Lake Odessa, Mich./Lakewood) had two pins at 197, junior Schuyler Caprella (Harrod/Allen East) had a pin and a tech fall at 157 and senior Seth Transue (Plain City/Jerome) had a pin and a major decision at 133.

Senior Jeff Andrews (New Baltimore, Mich./Anchor Bay) went 3-1 at 141 and sophomore Connor Kwiat (Tiffin/Mohawk) was 3-1 at 174 for Ohio Northern.

The Polar Bears will return to action on Tuesday when No. 8 Baldwin Wallace comes to the ONU Sports Center for the home and Ohio Athletic Conference opener at 7 pm.

Ohio Northern 44, Milwaukee (Wis.) Engineering 6

125 — Camden Spears (ONU) won by forfeit
133 — Seth Transue (ONU) won by forfeit
141 — Jeff Andrews (ONU) tech fall Gianni Rago, 19-2
149 — Chase Sumner (ONU) pinned Chip Hansen, 1:50
157 — Schuyler Caprella (ONU) pinned Jimmy Cushman, 1:53
165 — Jordan Hardrick (ONU) dec. Jack Rathburn, 5-3
174 — Drew Matticks (MSOE) def. Connor Kwiat, 6-5
184 — Helton Vandenbush (MSOE) dec. Sam Medlen, 8-3
197 — Cash Thompson (ONU) pinned Jack Horihan, 1:35
285 — Logan Painter (ONU) pinned Dechlan Sparrow, 4:11

Ohio Northern 46, Fontbonne (Mo.) 6

125 — Jacob Hamad (ONU) dec. Austin Cornell, 9-6
133 — Seth Transue (ONU) pinned Tanner Koester, 4:16
141 — Jeff Andrews (ONU) tech fall Noah Patton, 18-2
149 — Chase Sumner (ONU) pinned David Vance, 1:00
157 — Schuyler Caprella (ONU) won by forfeit
165 — Jordan Hardrick (ONU) dec. Ryan Howerton, 8-5
174 — Connor Kwiat (ONU) tech fall Micah Dennis, 16-0
184 — Sam Medlen (ONU) pinned Andrew Warren, 2:51
197 — Cash Thompson (ONU) won by forfeit
285 — Joseph Johnson (FU) won by forfeit

Central (Iowa) 22, Ohio Northern 20

125 — Chase Poston (CC) dec. Jacob Hamad, 11-9
133 — Seth Transue (ONU) maj. dec. Shandon Akeo, 11-3
141 — Dan Radcliffe (CC) maj. dec. Jeff Andrews (ONU) , 15-2
149 — Chase Sumner (ONU) pinned Ryne Mohrfield, 2:29
157 — Schuyler Caprella (ONU) dec. Luke Cody, 5-0
165 — Collin Groleau (CC) tech fall Scot Laing, 16-1
174 — Connor Kwiat (ONU) maj. dec. Chance Benadum, 16-3
184 — Nathan Fritz (CC) pinned Sam Medlen, :14
197 — Cash Thompson (ONU) dec. Gavin Babcock, 4-2
285 — Duncan Lee (CC) maj. dec. Logan Painter, 13-1

Ohio Northern 46, Penn State-Behrend 12

125 — Camden Spears (ONU) won by forfeit
133 — Seth Transue (ONU) won by forfeit
141 — Jeff Andrews (ONU) won by forfeit
149 — Chase Sumner (ONU) tech fall Cole Ruffo, 16-1
157 — Schuyler Caprella (ONU) tech fall Alex Barnett, 18-3
165 — William Brown (PSB) pinned Scot Laing, :49
174 — Connor Kwiat (ONU) pinned Brandon Miller, 1:26
184 — Sam Medlen (ONU) pinned Brian Himes, :46
197 — Cash Thompson (ONU) pinned Jutin Chaudhary, 1:12
285 — Joe Newara (PSB) won by forfeit