Wrestling goes 3-1 at Olivet (Mich.) Duals with 22-13 victory over No. 12 Alma (Mich.)

Wrestling goes 3-1 at Olivet (Mich.) Duals with 22-13 victory over No. 12 Alma (Mich.)

By Tim Glon

OLIVET, Mich. — The Ohio Northern wrestling team went 3-1 at the Olivet (Mich.) Duals on Saturday at the Cutler Center.

The Polar Bears (6-3 overall) ended the day with a 22-16 victory over No. 12 Alma (Mich.)

ONU began the day by defeating Henry Ford (Mich.) 42-4 and Saint Claire CC 41-11 before falling to Olivet (Mich.) 28-13.

Senior Seth Transue (Plain City/Jerome) and junior Cash Thompson (Lake Odessa, Mich./Lakewood) each went 4-0 on the day to lead Ohio Northern.

Transue posted three major decisions at 133 and Thompson had three pins and a major decision at 197, including the clinching win in the dual with Alma.

Senior Jeff Andrews (New Baltimore, Mich./Anchor Bay) went 3-1 with two tech falls at 141 and junior Schuyler Caprella (Harrod/Allen East) was 3-1 with two pins and a tech fall at 157 for Ohio Northern.

The Polar Bears will return to action on Tuesday when they travel to No. 15 Otterbein for an Ohio Athletic Conference dual at 7 pm.

Ohio Northern 42, Henry Ford (Mich.) 4

125 — Aseel Almudhala (HFC) maj. dec. Jacob Hamad, 13-5
133 — Seth Transue (ONU) dec. Scott Torres, 5-1
141 — Jeff Andrews (ONU) tech fall Mohammad Mallah, 18-0
149 — Chase Sumner (ONU) maj. dec. Elijah Kidder, 9-1
157 — Schuyler Caprella (ONU) pinned Deondre Yarber-Rodriguez, 1:54
165 — Adam Lenhoff (ONU) maj. dec. Jalen Adams, 12-2
174 — Connor Kwiat (ONU) tech fall Eli Boyer, 16-0
184 — Sam Medlen (ONU) won by forfeit
197 — Cash Thompson (ONU) pinned Lecaray Lewis, 3:35
285 — Cole Mefford (ONU) dec. Cadence Lerma, 9-2

Ohio Northern 41, Saint Claire CC 11

125 — Camden Spears (ONU) pinned Cody Wood, 4:30
133 — Seth Transue (ONU) mj. dec. Dominic Todaro, 9-0
141 — Jeff Andrews (ONU) tech fall keegan Warren, 18-0
149 — Chase Sumner (ONU) tech fall Ben Hulley, 16-0
157 — Schuyler Caprella (ONU) pinned Jacob Hurst, 1:54
165 — Shaun Wagner pinned Louis Treash, 1:23
174 — Connor Kwiat (ONU) dec. Jack Ferrera-Jewel 10-5
184 — Jared St. James (SCCC) pinned Sam Medlen, 2:22
197 — Cash Thompson (ONU) pinned Thomas Tyson, 1:38
285 — Jackson Schenck (SCCC) tech fall Logan Painter, 16-1

Olivet (Mich.) 28, Ohio Northern 13

125 — Cameron Mahlich (OC) dec. Aidan McAlexander, 12-6
133 — Seth Transue (ONU) maj. dec. Kaleb Marion, 11-3
141 — Jeff Andrews (ONU) dec. Reese Wallis, 3-1
149 — Drew Mandell (OC) won by inj. def. Luke DeWeese, 6:09
157 — Liam Kinjorski (OC) pinned Schuyler Caprella, :47
165 — Dylan Briggs (OC) maj. dec. Adam Lenhoff, 12-2
174 — Nicholas Worden (OC) dec. Connor Kwiat, 9-3
184 — Hiram Robinson (OC) dec. Ben DePrest, 9-6
197 — Cash Thompson (ONU) pinned Trevor Piggott, 3:00
285 — Dominick Wilson (OC) dec. Logan Painter, 5-0

Ohio Northern 22, #12 Alma (Mich.) 16

125 — Austin Wieczorek (AC) dec. Aidan McAlexander, 7-4
133 — Seth Transue (ONU) maj. dec. Noah Lopez, 11-0
141 — #3 Brendan Ladd (AC) maj. dec. Jeff Andrews, 14-4
149 — Trent Lashuay (AC) pinned Cameron Poulton, 4:16
157 — Schuyler Caprella (ONU) tech fall Mason Priest, 17-2
165 — Shaun Wagner (ONU) dec. Jayce Kuehnlein, 7-2
174 — Connor Kwiat (ONU) dec. Luca Brewer, 5-0
184 — Ben DePrest (ONU) dec. Dylan Season, 5-3
197 — Cash Thompson (ONU) maj. dec. Austin Fox, 13-2
285 — Jacob Ransom (AC) dec. Logan Painter, 6-4