SCSU Dominates Central Missouri 41-6, Remains Undefeated
St. Cloud, Minn.- The St. Cloud State wrestling team remains undefeated on the season after defeating the Central Missouri Mules 41-6 on the mats of Halenbeck Hall.
The bout opened with a forfeit victory for Brett Velasquez in the 125 weight. Joel Salomon next earned the Huskies first outright win of the night after taking down John Feeney of Central Missouri 17-1 at 133-pounds. The Huskies continued their winning ways with Travis Swanson taking down Brad Irwin by an 11-4 decision at 141-pounds. James Pleski was the next one to add points to the board when he took down Zack Schridde with a major decision and a 14-3 point differential.
The 157-pound match held the first fall of the night and it fell in the Huskies’ favor when Travis Holt took down Steffon Fassett of Central Missouri in just 2:39 of mat time.
The Mules would rebound to earn their first match victory on the night when Jesse Reser took down St. Cloud’s Josh Berg in an 8-2 decision in the 165-pound class. The Huskies’ were quick to rebound however, as Clayton Jennissen took down Dylan Lewis in just 1:57.
The Mules would earn one more match win on the night when Allan Person took down SCSU’s Chevy Farris in a mental dual of a match at 184-pounds.
The final two matches went quick for the Huskies’ as Vince Dietz took down Grant Sparks in 1:22 and Austin Goergen continued his dominance and took down Chase Miller in 1:24 to solidfy the Huskies 41-6 victory.
The Huskies will continue their season when they travel to Kenosha, Wisc. on Jan. 14 for the 2017 Ranger Duals.
St. Cloud State 41 Central Missouri 6
125: Brett Velasquez (SCS) over (CEMI) (For.)
133: Joel Salomon (SCS) over John Feeney (CEMI) (TF 17-1 3:00)
141: Travis Swanson (SCS) over Brad Irwin (CEMI) (Dec 11-4)
149: James Pleski (SCS) over Zack Schridde (CEMI) (MD 14-3)
157: Travis Holt (SCS) over Steffon Fassett (CEMI) (Fall 2:39)
165: Jesse Reser (CEMI) over Josh Berg (SCS) (Dec 8-2)
174: Clayton Jennissen (SCS) over Dylan Lewis (CEMI) (TF 17-0 1:57)
184: Allan Person (CEMI) over Chevy Farris (SCS) (Dec 5-4)
197: Vince Dietz (SCS) over Grant Sparks (CEMI) (Fall 1:22)
285: Austin Goergen (SCS) over Chase Miller (CEMI) (Fall 1:24)