NCAA Wrestling First Round Update
March 20, 2008
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- In the first session of the 2008 NCAA Wrestling Championship, sophomore 125-pounder Tony Mustari advanced with a 5-1 victory over Jasen Borshoff of American University, while senior heavyweight Reece Hopkin dropped a 7-3 decision to 6th-ranked Matt Fields of Iowa.
Mustari moves to the second round to face fourth-ranked Tanner Gardner of Stanford, who is now 34-1 on the season after defeating Steve Mytch of Drexel in the first round.
Hopkin moves to the wrestleback round, where he faces Eddie Bordas of Rider, who is 16-7 after dropping a 3-1 decision to Nate Everhart of Indiana in the opening round.
The second round action begins at 6:30 p.m. Central/5:30 p.m. Mountain Thursday evening at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis.