MOORHEAD, Minn. – Troy Beaman finished fourth as the Oles’ top finisher at the NCAA Division III West Region Championships on Saturday at Concordia College’s Memorial Auditorium.
Beaman dropped his first match, a 2-0 decision to the Cobbers’ Justice Davis, before rallying for three straight wins by fall. He defeated Lakeland College’s Aaron Almendina in 3:49, Saint John’s Colin Fisher at 0:45 and UW-Platteville’s D’Andre Johnson at 1:53. In the third place match, Milwaukee School of Engineering’s Austin Bellie edged Beaman 7-2.
Luke Wallace was the only other Ole with a victory at the regional, as he went 1-2 at 133.