Huntingdon beats Southern Virginia, falls to 6th-ranked Mount Union

(Photo courtesy of Ferrum Sports Information Department)
(Photo courtesy of Ferrum Sports Information Department)

SALEM, Va.  – The Huntingdon wrestling team won one match and lost one match in the Southeast Duals on Saturday.

The Hawks defeated Southern Virginia University 37-16 before falling to sixth-ranked Mount Union 54-0.

The Hawks won seven weight classes against SVU, including two by pin and two by technical fall. Kaleb Fontenot (157 pounds) and Joseph Pearson (285) both won by pin and Michael Mort (141) and Toren Pollard (149) each won by technical fall.

Cody Dixon (184) won by decision, Ryan Brooks (125) won by forfeit and Wyatt Miller (174) won by disqualification.


Match Results

Huntingdon College 37, Southern Virginia University 16

125 – Ryan Brooks (HC) won by forfeit

133 – Aaron Freidhof (SVU) def. Tristan Powell (HC), Major Decision, 15-5

141 – Michael Mort (HC) def. Jayson Cody (SVU), Technical Fall, 21-6, (5:32)

149 – Toren Pollard (HC) def. Blaine Phillips (SVU), Technical Fall, 23-8, (6:09)

157 – Kaleb Fontenot (HC) def. Christopher Fletcher (SVU), Fall (4:09)

165 – Tyler Johnson (SVU) def. Pierce Erhardt (HC), Injury Forfeit

174 – Wyatt Miller (HC) def. Keaton Gomez (SVU), Disqualification

184 – Cody Dixon (HC) def. Matthew Rohrdanz (SVU), 7-6

197 – Matt Speelman (SVU) def. Austin Phillips (HC), Fall (0:35)

285 – Joseph Pearson (HC) def. Alex Brunner (SVU), Fall (2:11)


Match Results

#6 Mount Union 54, Huntingdon College 0

125 – Nolan Wochna (MU) def. Ryan Brooks (HC), Major Decision, 12-0

133 – Jordin James (MU) def. Saeid Ejmali (HC), Injury Forfeit

141 – David Massey (MU) def. Michael Mort (HC), Technical Fall, 18-3 (5:00)

149 – Luke Hernandez (MU) def. Quintez Pearson (HC), Technical Fall, 24-9

157 – Antwon Pugh (MU) def. Kaleb Fontenot (HC), Fall (0:59)

165 – Michael McIntire (MU) def. Reagan Prevatt (HC), Fall (2:33)

174 – Conner Homan (MU) def. Wyatt Miller (HC), Fall (1:48)

184 – Jaden Mendeluk (MU) def. Cody Dixon (HC), Major Decision, 13-3

197 – Tyler Stepic (MU) def. Austin Phillips (HC), Fall (4:46)

285 – Grant Martin (MU) def. Joseph Pearson (HC), Fall (0:33)


Coming Up: Huntingdon returns to action on Sunday in the Star City Open in Salem, Va.