Wrestlers Drop Dual To Oregon State, 33-12
Jan. 28, 2006
CORVALLIS, Ore. - The University of Northern Colorado wrestling team snapped its three dual winning streak with a 33-12 loss to the Oregon State Beavers on Saturday night.
No. 16-ranked sophomore Reece Hopkin was one of just two Bears to win a match. Hopkin scored a pin at 1:66 over OSU's Dan Pitsch in the 197 pound match. The win improved his record to 20-4 overall this season 7-0 in duals.
Freshman Devan Lewis was the other Northern Colorado wrestler to pick up a win with a pin at 5:48 over Oregon State's Anthony Webber. Lewis upped his record to 6-10 overall and 2-1 in duals.
Shawn Hart lost his first dual match this season, falling 10-6 to the Beavers' No. 18-ranked Jeremy Larson. Hart dropped to 18-4 overall and 6-1 in duals.
Oregon State improved to 10-2-1 overall this season with the win.
The Bears (4-3) will vault back into action at 7 p.m. on Feb. 2 against South Dakota State at Butler-Hancock Sports Pavilion.
Oregon State 33, Northern Colorado 12
125: Eric Stevenson (OSU) tech. fall Beau Hessler (UNC), 19-2 (7:00)
133: Bobby Pfennings (OSU) dec. Adam Garcia (UNC), 8-1
141: Kyle Larson (OSU) dec. Richard Lohr (UNC)
149: Orlando Perez (OSU) major dec. Kyle LeValley (UNC), 12-2
157: No. 17 Tony Hook (OSU) dec. Nathan Gerrard (UNC), 7-2
165: Devan Lewis (UNC) pinned Anthony Webber (OSU), 5:48
174: No. 18 Jeremy Larson (OSU) dec. Shawn Hart (UNC), 10-6
184: Kyle Bressler (OSU) dec. Tim Sexton (UNC), 10-6
197: No. 16 Reece Hopkin (UNC) pinned Dan Pitsch (OSU), 1:44
HWT: No. 17 Ty Watterson (OSU) pinned Justin Tuell (UNC), 1:33