Wrestling Falls 41-3 To No. 9 Oklahoma State
STILLWATER, Okla. - Northern Colorado freshman 149-pounder Mitchell Polkowske continued to shine, scoring the only points of the evening as the Bears fell 41-3 to ninth-ranked Oklahoma State. NC is now 1-3-1 in dual action, while the Cowboys are 5-1.
Polkowske (13-1) won a 7-3 decision over Luke Silver in the fourth bout of the evening, giving the Bears three points.
At 125-pounds, junior Tony Mustari, currently ranked 15th, fell to No. 8 Obenson Blanc 9-3. Blanc was one of six nationally ranked wrestlers NC faced, which included top-ranked heavyweight Jared Rosholt. Junior Justin Tuell was pinned in 1:04 to Rosholt, wihle Tim Franks (165) and Tanner Weiks (157) also lost by falls.
Northern Colorado will compete in its final meet of the calendar year on Dec. 13 at the Kearney Open, hosted by Nebraska-Kearney.
No. 9 Oklahoma State 41, Northern Colorado 3
125 pounds: No. 8 Obenson Blanc (OSU) dec. No. 15 Tony Mustari (NC); 9-3
133 pounds: Chris Notte (OSU) maj. dec. Zach Maes (NC); 13-2
141 pounds: Jamal Parks (OSU) maj. dec. Lance Gallegos (NC); 19-5
149 pounds: Mitchell Polkowske (NC) dec. Luke Silver (OSU); 7-3
157 pounds: No. 12 Newly McSpadden (OSU) fall Tanner Weiks (NC); 0:36
165 pounds: No. 12 Brandon Mason (OSU) fall Tim Franks (NC); 1:51
174 pounds: Kyle Griffin (OSU) maj. dec. Brandon Kammerzell (NC); 17-5
184 pounds: No. 20 Jared Shelton (OSU) dec. Ryan Johnson (NC); 13-7
197 pounds: No. 15 Clayton Foster (OSU) TF5 Patrick Carey (NC); 16-1; 5:11
285 pounds: No. 1 Jared Rosholt (OSU) fall Justin Tuell (NC); 1:04