Top-ranked Wartburg Defeats No. 21 Cornell

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WAVERLY, Iowa– Top-ranked Wartburg (5-0 overall) defeated No. 21 Cornell (3-4) 41-3 Friday.

Complete results:
125: #5 Arnulfo Olea (WB) win by fall at 3:10 vs. Gage Griffin (CC)  WB 6-0
133: Dusten Reed (WB) win by fall at 2:01 vs. Brody Lamb (CC) WB 12-0
141: #4 Josh Martin (CC) win by 12-4 maj dec vs. Tanner Terry (WB) WB 12-4
149: #6 Cross Cannone (WB) win by 12-1 maj dec vs. Aaron Engle (CC) WB 16-4
157: #1 Logan Thomsen (WB) win by fall at 2:59 vs. Seth Niichel (CC) WB 22-4
165: Brady Meyer (WB) win by 4-1 dec vs. Ben Hewson (CC) WB 25-4
174: #2 Eric DeVos (WB) win by 23-10 maj dec vs. Michael Maksimovic (CC) WB 29-4
184: #5 Bryan Levsen (WB) win by 4-0 dec vs. Brian Cristion (CC) WB 32-4
197: #5 Kyle Fank (WB) win by 7-2 dec vs. Ben Bergen (CC) WB 35-3
285: #2 Lance Evans (WB) win by fall at 1:36 vs. Tyler Ortmann (CC) WB 41-3
Official: Curt Frost
Attendance: 900

Notes:
-Olea earned his third fall of the season.
-Reed recorded his team-best sixth fall of the year.
-Olea and Cannone had their 11th wins of the season.
-This was Terry’s first appearance in a varsity dual this year.
-Thomsen earned his fourth pin of the year.
-Thomsen remains undefeated in DIII.
-Thomsen moves his winning streak to 12.
-Thomsen won his team-leading 14th match of the season.
-Meyer earned his 12th win of the year.
-One team point was deducted from Cornell during the 197 match
-Fank won his 13th match which ranks second in win totals on the team to date.
-Evans remained undefeated on the season at 11-0.
-Evans continues to lead the team in falls with seven.
-Wartburg moved its winning streak to 40 duals which dates back to Dec. 2014 at the UW-LaCrosse Duals.

Information provided by KatieJo Kuhens