Mavericks Dominate the Mat Against USF
Mankato, Minn. – The Minnesota State wrestling team rattled off eight consecutive victories – tallying bonus points in seven of those – en route to a 39-7 victory over Sioux Falls Friday evening in the Taylor Center.
With the win, the Mavericks improved to 7-5 on the season, 4-4 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.
The Cougars opened the night with a major decision at 125 and a decision at 133 before the Mavericks slammed the door. At 141 pounds, junior Trayton Anderson was the first on the board for the Mavericks with an 18-1 tech fall at 4:19. Starting the first period, Anderson found a takedown, followed by a four-point and three-point near fall in both the first and second periods. Sophomore Isaiah Mlsna then followed with a 4-2 victory at 149 pounds.