ALLIANCE, Ohio -- Mount Union's wrestling team defeated Thiel (Pa.) 29-9 in a non-conference dual Thursday at the McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex.
The Purple Raiders (4-2) won seven of the 10 contested matches
Mount Union got a pin from Conner Homan (Loveland/Loveland) at 165 then a pair of tech fall wins from Nick Mancini (Boardman/Boardman) at 125 pounds and Kyle Ferguson (Akron/Manchester) at 149 pounds.
Alec Cotton (Hartville/Lake) nailed down a major decision win at 141 pounds.
Mount Union will next compete at the Gator Boots Duals Saturday, December 17 in Nashville, Tennessee.
Mount Union 29, Thiel (Pa.) 9
December 8, 2016
McPherson Academic & Athletic Complex - Alliance, Ohio
125 - Nick Mancini (MTU) tech fall Jaread Prude (Thiel), 16-0 (1:33)
133 - Seth Hayes (MTU) def. Vince Vahaly (Thiel), 8-2
141 - Alec Cotton (MTU) maj. dec. Vinnie Mion (Thiel), 10-0
149 - Kyle Ferguson (MTU) tech fall Caleb Lewie-Cepero (Thiel), 20-5 (6:31)
157 - Austin Bonacci (Thiel) dec. Jesse Gross (MTU), 11-4
165 - Conner Homan (MTU) pin Brett Beltz (Thiel), 4:14
174 - Nick Miller (MTU) dec. Chris Nuss (Thiel), 7-5
184 - Isaiah Watson-Kirksey (MTU) dec. Dominic Farabaugh (Thiel), 8-6
197 - Gage Gladysz (Thiel) dec. Grant Martin (MTU), 5-1
285 - Alex Streich (Thiel) dec. Mike Sinclair, 3-2 OT