February 18, 2005

Bears Roll to 38-7 Win Over Utah Valley State

Complete Results

GREELEY, Colo. - The University of Northern Colorado wrestling team rolled to an easy 38-7 win over the visiting Utah Valley State College Wolverines on Friday.

Northern Colorado scored eight dual wins in the matchup, while the Wolverines were limited to only a pair of victories.

Northern Colorado gained wins from Kyle Kaiser (133 lbs. - forfeit), Kenny Hashimoto (141 lbs. - technical fall, 18-3), Nathan Gerrard (149 lbs. - decision, 4-1), Mikell Surber (157 lbs. - decision, 4-3), Johnny White (165 lbs. - forfeit), Shawn Hart (174 lbs. - decision, 12-11), Cole Allison (184 lbs. - fall, 3:32) and Sam Safken (heavyweight - fall, 5:41).

The Bears improved to 5-6 with the win, while Utah Valley State dropped to 3-12-1 on the year.

Utah Valley State also lost a 25-10 decision to North Dakota State in earlier action at the Butler-Hancock Sports Pavilion.