Wrestling: #6 Mount Union Claims Four Wins at Kalahari Duals

Antwon Pugh (photo by Jill Martin)
Antwon Pugh (photo by Jill Martin)

SANDUSKY, Ohio -- The No. 6 ranked Mount Union wrestling team won all of its matches Saturday at the Kalahari Duals hosted by Heidelberg University in Sandusky, Ohio.

The Purple Raiders are now 6-0 on the season and have won 10-straight dual matches dating back to last season.

Mount Union rolled past Adrian (Mich.) 42-3, beat Wisconsin-Oshkosh 29-6, stopped Defiance 36-10 then finished the day with a 28-18 win over nationally ranked No. 25 Olivet (Mich.).

Antwon Pugh (Copley) went 3-0 with a pair of pins at 157 pounds. Pugh pinned Zach Altman of Adrian in 31 seconds, beat Keagan Lazar of UW-Oshkosh 13-6, then pinned Cole Hersch of Olivet in 2:29. Pugh, ranked No. 1 in the nation at 157, is now 14-0 on the season with nine pins.

David Massey (Cuyahoga Falls / Woodridge) went 4-0 on the day with a pair of major decisions at 133 pounds. He now has a team-best 19 wins on the season.

The Raiders are now off until Saturday, January 4, 2020, when they compete at the D3 Challenge at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland.

FINAL SCORE
MOUNT UNION: 42  (3-0)
ADRIAN:  3  (8-3)

125         Errik Gerback (Mount Union) over Dajun Jones (Adrian) (TF 19-3 6:58)                

133         David Massey (Mount Union) over Elijah Sanchez (Adrian) (MD 15-7)                                  

141         Jordin James (Mount Union) over Brandan Kammer (Adrian) (Fall 0:41)                             

149         Luke Hernandez (Mount Union) over Noah Nieman (Adrian) (Dec 3-2)                                 

157         Antwon Pugh (Mount Union) over Zach Altman (Adrian) (Fall 0:31)                         

165         Michael McIntire (Mount Union) over Derick Duvall (Adrian) (Fall 3:00)                

174         Conner Homan (Mount Union) over Dylan Wellbaum (Adrian) (Dec 13-11)           

184         George Lassnick (Mount Union) over Kyle Emery (Adrian) (Inj. 0:21)                                   

197         Devon Pingel (Adrian) over Landon Talbert (Mount Union) (Dec 6-3)                       

285         Grant Martin (Mount Union) over Isaiah Espinoza (Adrian) (Dec 3-2)                     

FINAL SCORE
MOUNT UNION: 29  (4-0)
WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH:  6  (1-5)

125         Errik Gerback (Mount Union) over Denis Murphy (Wisconsin-Oshkosh) (Dec 9-4)            

133         David Massey (Mount Union) over AJ Schoenfuss (Wisconsin-Oshkosh) (Dec 5-0)                          

141         Jordin James (Mount Union) over Kobe Allen (Wisconsin-Oshkosh) (TF 20-5 4:15)                          

149         Luke Hernandez (Mount Union) over Brandon Lenczer (Wisconsin-Oshkosh) (Dec 4-3)                 

157         Antwon Pugh (Mount Union) over Keagan Lazar (Wisconsin-Oshkosh) (Dec 13-6)            

165         Michael McIntire (Mount Union) over Mike Baumann (Wisconsin-Oshkosh) (Fall 2:51)  

174         Conner Homan (Mount Union) over Jordan Blanchard (Wisc.-Oshkosh) (Dec 11-10)        

184         Bryce Herlache (Wisconsin-Oshkosh) over George Lassnick (Mount Union) (Dec 7-3)                     

197         Colten Cashmore (Wisconsin-Oshkosh) over Landon Talbert (Mount Union) (Dec 4-0)    

285         Grant Martin (Mount Union) over Jordan Lemcke (Wisconsin-Oshkosh) (Dec 8-5)            

FINAL SCORE
MOUNT UNION: 36  (5-0)
DEFIANCE:  10  (0-3)

125        Errik Gerback (Mount Union) over Unknown (For.)                                                

133         David Massey (Mount Union) over Raymier Hickerson (Defiance) (Dec 8-1)                     

141         Nolan Wochna (Mount Union) over Alexander Smith (Defiance) (Fall 3:27)                     

149         Luke Hernandez (Mount Union) over Cortez Bradley (Defiance) (Dec 10-4)                       

157         Keringten Martin (Defiance) over Kyle Jenkins (Mount Union) (Dec 3-1)               

165         Michael McIntire (Mount Union) over Derek Spears (Defiance) (Fall 1:56)            

174         Conner Homan (Mount Union) over Unknown (For.)                                            

184         Hunter Mcnutt (Defiance) over Anthony Scurry (Mount Union) (MD 16-4)                        

197         Landon Talbert (Mount Union) over Mason Morris (Defiance) (Fall 4:17)              

285         Rigoberto Villa (Defiance) over Michael Mather (Mount Union) (SV-1 5-4)   

FINAL SCORE
MOUNT UNION: 28  (6-0)
OLIVET:  18  (5-3)

125         Cameron Mahlich (Olivet) over Errik Gerback (Mount Union) (Dec 4-3)                  

133         David Massey (Mount Union) over Garret Cleveland (Olivet) (MD 10-2)                             

141         Nolan Wochna (Mount Union) over Andre Bourlier (Olivet) (Fall 3:34)                          

149         Drew Mandell (Olivet) over Jake Visintine (Mount Union) (Dec 10-8)                               

157         Antwon Pugh (Mount Union) over Cole Hersch (Olivet) (Fall 2:29)                            

165         Michael McIntire (Mount Union) over Dylan Briggs (Olivet) (Dec 9-5)                    

174         Conner Homan (Mount Union) over Adam Hall (Olivet) (Dec 6-5)                       

184         George Lassnick (Mount Union) over Hiram Robinson (Olivet) (Fall 6:35)                        

197         Trevor Piggott (Olivet) over Landon Talbert (Mount Union) (Fall 3:41)                

285         Dominick Wilson (Olivet) over Michael Mather (Mount Union) (Fall 3:25)