Oswego State Wrestling Drops Pair of Dual Matches At NY/PA Duals

The Oswego State wrestling team suffered a 28-9 loss to Lycoming College and a 24-15 loss to King’s College of New York at the NY/PA Duals hosted by Lycoming College on Saturday afternoon. The Lakers fell to 1-3 overall and return to action next weekend at the Budd Whitehill Division III Duals.

Against King’s College, Eric Leusch (Sr., Rochester, N.Y.) capped off a strong day as he pinned John Humble in 1:09. Oswego State also picked up victories at 149, 165, and 197-pound weight classes. Mike Howard (Sr., Oswego, N.Y.) defeated Chris Puorro in an 8-1 decision at 149 pounds, while Marc Collins (Jr., Farmington, N.Y.) defeated Jerry Robbins by the score of 7-2 at 165 pounds. Kyle Sheridan (Fr., Syracuse, N.Y.) registered the other victory of the match at 197 pounds when he defeated Anthony Corigliano 7-0.

Match Results
125: Mike Tobasco (KC) wins by forfeit
133: Tony Miele (KC) pinned Omar Santiago (OSW) 2:02
141: Franklin Davis (KC) def. Chris Payne (OSW) 3-2
149: Mike Howard (OSW) def. Chris Puorro (KC) 8-1
157: Taylor Green (KC) def. Blake Fischer (OSW) 8-2
165: Marc Collins (OSW) def. Jerry Robbins (KC) 7-2
174: David Foley (KC) def. Tony DeFranco (OSW) 6-1
184: Frank Marinucci (KC) def. Ethan Phillips (OSW) 8-3
197: Kyle Sheridan (OSW) def. Anthony Corigliano (KC) 7-0
285: Eric Leusch (OSW) pinned John Humble (KC) 1:09

Against Lycoming, Omar Santiago (Fr., Huntington, N.Y.) recorded a major decision win at 133 pounds, but it would not be enough as the Oswego State wrestling team fell 28-9. Santiago defeated Edward Exler by the score of 9-1. Other Laker victories came from Nick Rodgers (Jr., Owego, N.Y.) at 157 pounds and Eric Leusch (Sr., Rochester, N.Y.) at 285 pounds. In a tight match, Rodgers defeated Zach Frederick 3-1. Leusch defeated Zach Eckstrom by the score of 11-4.

Match Results
125: Walker Faison (LC) wins by forfeit
133: Omar Santiago (OSW) def. Edward Exler (LC) 9-1 (major dec.)
141: Mike Maurer (LC) def. Chris Payne (OSW) 13-2 (major dec.)
149: Isaiah Britton (LC) def. Blake Fisher (OSW) 11-5
157: Nick Rodgers (OSW) def. Zach Frederick (LC) 3-1
165: Chris Dahlheimer (LC) def. Marc Collins (OSW) 9-2
174: Kyle Crouthamel (LC) def. Ethan Phillips (OSW) 7-1
184: Troy Hayre (LC) wins by forfeit
197: Russel Korbul (LC) def. Kyle Sheridan (OSW) 6-2
285: Eric Leuch (OSW) def. Zach Eckstrom (LC) 11-4