ALLIANCE, Ohio – The Mount Union wrestling team remains perfect in OAC competition as they defeated the Muskingum Fighting Muskies 39-9 Tuesday night at the McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex.
The Purple Raiders (9-1, 3-0 OAC) won 8 of 10 matches with a pair of tech falls as well as a pair of pins. Seniors Nick Mancini (Boardman/Boardman), Alec Cotton (Hartville/Lake) and Cody Carr (Brookville/Brookville) all secured victories for Senior Night. Freshman Luke Hernandez (Nashport/Tri-Valley) continued his high-scoring ways by defeating Muskingum's Toby Warrington 26-10.
Mount Union will next travel to University Heights, Ohio and take on the John Carroll Blue Streaks on Tuesday, January 23 at 7:30 p.m.
|#10 Mount Union 39, Muskingum 9||MTU||MUSK|
|125 - #6 Mancini over Jordan Burkholder, Dec 4-2||3||0|
|133 - Nolan Wochna over Slade Stiles, Pin 3:24||9||0|
|141 - #10 Cotton over Sammy Southers, TF 15-0||14||0|
|149 - Hernandez over Warrington, TF 26-10||19||0|
|157 - Michael McIntire over Michael Kashuba, Pin 1:18||25||0|
|165 - Tanner Walker over #10 Gross, OT 6-4||25||3|
|174 - Conner Homan by forfeit||31||3|
|184 - #8 Isaiah Watson-Kirksey over Anthony Cole-Young, TF 22-7||36||3|
|197 - Antonio Zapata over Nick Corvo, Pin 0:53||36||9|
|285 - Carr over Garrett Mitchel, Dec 4-2||39||9|