Baldwin Wallace Wrestling Falls to No. 16 Mount Union, 44-9, In Final Regular Season Match

Joe Georgian

BEREA, OHIO --  The Baldwin Wallace University wrestling team was defeated by No. 16-ranked (National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) national poll) University of Mount Union, 44-9, tonight (Thursday, February 16, 2012) in an Ohio Athletic Conference dual match in the Ursprung Gymnasium inside the Lou Higgins Center.

With the loss, the Yellow Jackets end the regular season with a record of  1-6 overall and 0-5 in the OAC while the Purple Raiders improved to 4-4 overall and 4-1 in the OAC.

BW was led by junior 184-pounder Joe Georgian (Eastlake/Villa Angela-St. Joseph) who won his match by a 3-1 decision. In addition, 125-pounder Jeremy Dombrady (Copley) won his match by forfeit.

The Yellow Jackets will compete in the OAC Championships on Saturday, February 25 at Heidelberg University. Action is slated to begin at 10:00 a.m.

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No. 16 Mount Union- 44, Baldwin Wallace- 9

125 Pounds: Jeremy Dombrady (BW) win by forfeit

133 Pounds:  Bryant Roby (MTU) pinned Andrew Taylor (BW), 4:50

141 Pounds: Josh Malave (MTU) win by forfeit

149 Pounds: Kevin Shadrach (MTU) win by forfeit

157 Pounds: Joe Spponer (MTU) major dec. Alexander Cahill (BW),  14-3

165 Pounds:  John Piechuta (MTU) win by forfeit

174 Pounds: Brent Kirk (MTU) win by forfeit

184 Pounds:  Andy Jenkins (MTU) major dec. Tyler Blaine (BW), 18-6

197 Pounds:  Joseph Georgian (BW) dec. Chad Teague (MTU), 3-1

285 Pounds:  Derick Hesson (MTU) pinned Addison Carbone (BW), 6:59

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