Wrestling: Mount Union's Alec Cotton Competes at NCAA Championships

Alec Cotton (Photo by d3photography.com)
Alec Cotton (Photo by d3photography.com)

LaCrosse, Wis. -- Mount Union junior Alec Cotton (Hartville/Lake) finished his season with a win and a pair of losses at 141 pounds Friday at the NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships in LaCrosse, Wisconsin.

Cotton lost his opening match to Joseph Ferinde of Johnson & Wales (R.I.) 7-4 then came back to pin Daniel Radcliffe of Central (Iowa) in 6:29 but was eliminated after a 6-2 loss to Maxwell Nauta of Centenary (N.J.). 

Cotton, the Ohio Athletic Conference Wrestler of the Year, placed second at the NCAA Mideast Regional and finished the season with a 27-6 record.