Ohio Valley Loses Dual to West Liberty

February 14, 2018

Vienna, WV - The Ohio Valley University wrestling team suffered their second consecutive defeat Wednesday night as they lost a dual to the HIlltoppers of West Liberty by a 35-10 score. The Scots end the dual season with 4-3 record, while WLU ends with 6-7 record.

The Scots were only able to win two matches on the night. The first coming from T.J. Lambiotte (Mineral Wells, West Virginia) came up with his tenth pin of the season. He was able to take down Miles Mazik at 1:52 into the match. It was Lambiottes twenty first win of the season for the Scots.

Following the win for the Scots at 165 lb, redshirt junior and All-American Dalton George (Williamstown, West Virginia) 174 lb.was able to get his tenth win of the season with a decision. George was able to be in command for the majority of his match over Chance Morgan and win with a 16-6 major decision.

MATCH WAS OVER: in a practical purpose when the Scots were forced to forfeit three straight weight classes at 133, 141 and 149. The three forfeits put the Scots behind 21-0 with the loss by Anthony Tripke (North Port, Florida)

WHAT'S NEXT: The Scots will have about a week off before they travel to Pitt-Johnstown on the 23 and 24 of February for the Super Regional.

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Match Results
125 lbs. Corey Secrist (WLU) Decision Anthony Tripke (OVU) 13-7 0-3
133 lbs. Steven Slack (WLU) Forfeit (OVU) 0-9
141 lbs. Josh Ridgeway (WLU) Forfeit (OVU) 0-15
149 lbs. Tanner Sutton (WLU) Forfeit (OVU) 0-21
157 lbs. Josh Cornell (WLU) Major Decision Maverick Meeks (OVU) 11-3 0-25
165 lbs. T.J. Lambiotte (OVU) Pin Miles Mazik (WLU) Pin/1:52 6-25
174 lbs. Dalton George (OVU) Major Decision Chance Morgan (WLU) 16-6 10-25
184 lbs. Chris Cook (WLU) Decision Ali Capobianco (OVU) 14-8 10-28
197 lbs. Logan Kemp (WLU) Decision Tyler Koreski (OVU) 5-1 10-31
HWT. Ron D'Amico (WLU) Major Decision Ben Willard (OVU) 11-3 10-35

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