MAC Wrestlers Compete at NCAA Championships

Updated 3/20/2009

St. Louis ? A total of 21 wrestlers from the Mid-American Conference compete in the first two rounds of the NCAA Division I wrestling championships.

 

With two rounds complete, four MAC competitors have advanced to the quarterfinals in the championships round ?Central Michigan’s Central Michigan’s Mike Miller at 174 , and Kent State’s Dan Mitcheff at 133, Drew Lashaway at 141, and Jermail Porter at 285.

 

ESPNU will televise the quarterfinals today beginning at 11 a.m. (ET) Complete MAC results are listed below.

 

MAC Results at 2009 NCAA Wrestling Championships

 

125 Pounds:

No. 10 Scotti Sentes (CMU)

First Round: W, dec. Brandon Zoetewey (Cal State-Bakersfield), 7-3

Second Round: L, dec. No. 7 Joey Fio (Oklahoma)5-4

 

Nic Bedelyon (KSU)

First Round: L, dec. Jarrod Garnett (Virginia Tech) 4-3

Wrestlebacks: W, dec. Brain Owen (Boise State) 9-6

 

133 Pounds:

Conor Beebe (CMU)

First Round: L, dec. No. 6 Jayson Ness (Minnesota), 8-1

Consolation First Round: L, dec. Brandon Low (UC Davis) 3-2

 

Dan Mitcheff (KSU)

First Round: W, dec. Frank Celliro (Appalachian State) 8-0

Second Round: W, dec. Frank Marble (Bucknell) 10-5

Quarterfinals: Jayson Ness (Minnesota) Friday

 

Tristen DeShazer (NIU)

First Round: W, fall, Darius Little (N.C. State) 2:32

Second Round: L, dec., Dennis Daniels (Iowa) 9-6

 

141 Pounds:

Tony D’Alie (CMU)

First Round: L, dec. Seth Ciasulli (Lehigh), 7-5

Consolation First Round: L, dec. Keith Sulzer (Northwestern) 5-0

 

Drew Lashaway (KSU)

First Round: W, dec. Marcus Hoehn (Missouri 7-5

Second Round: W, dec. Cory Fish (Boise State) 5-2

Quarterfinals: Alex Krom (Maryland) Friday

 

149 Pounds:

No. 11 Steve Brown (CMU)

First Round: W, dec. Michael Roberts (Boston University), 4-1

Second Round: L, dec. No. 6 Jake Patacsil (Purdue) 11-2

 

Desi Green (UB)

First Round: W, dec, Michael Roberts (Boston U.) 3-2

Second Round: L, dec. Darrion Caldwell (N.C. State) 10-2

 

157 pounds:

Bryan Duetsch (NIU)

First Round: L, fall, Cyler Sanderson (Iowa State) 4:46

Consolation First Round: W, fall, Andrew Jones, Michigan State 1:11

 

165 Pounds:

No. 11 Trevor Stewart (CMU)

First Round: W, Matt Pletcher (Rutgers), 4-0

Second Round: L, dec. No. 6 Colt Sponseller (Ohio State)3-1

  

174 Pounds:

No. 7 Mike Miller (CMU)

First Round: W, dec. Bagna Tovuujav (George Mason), 7-5

Second Round: W, dec. Scott Giffin (Penn) 4-1

Quarterfinals: Michael Cannon (American) Friday

 

Eric Chine (KSU)

First Round: L, dec. Jon Oplinger (Drexel) 9-8

Second Round: W, dec. Brent Jones (Virginia) 7-6

Wrestlebacks: Charles Silber (American) Friday

 

Nate Rock (UB)

First Round: W, dec. Anthony Trogone (Virginia Tech) 2-1

Second Round: L, maj. dec. Nathan Lee (Boise State 14-4

 

184 Pounds:

Vince DiDona (CMU)

First Round Pigtail: W, dec. Justin Kerber (Cornell), 9-2

First Round: W, dec. Dorian Henderson (Missouri), 8-1

Second Round: L, No. 4 Kirk Smith (Boise State), 4-0

 

Dustin Kilgore (KSU)

First Round: L, dec. A.J. Kissell (Purdue) 8-6

Consolation First Round: W., tech fall 6:40, Riley Orozco (Cal State Bakersfield)  16-1

Wrestlebacks: Patrick Flynn (Oklahoma) Friday

 

Mickey Moran (UB)

First Round: L, fall, Phillip Keddy (Iowa) 2:28

Consolation First Round: L dec. Kenneth Caldwell (Navy) 7-6

 

197 pounds:

John McClure (EMU)

First Round: L, dec. Cayle Byers (George Mason) 11-3

Consolation First Round: L, dec. Chad Beatty (Iowa) 10-4

 

Jimmy Hamel (UB)

First Round: L, dec. Brandon Halsey (CSU-Bakersfield) 8-3

Consolation First Round: W maj. dec. Andrew Delaney (The Citadel) 14-3

 

285 Pounds:

Jarod Trice (CMU)

First Round: W, dec. No. 12 Christian Brantley (Northern Iowa), 3-2

Second Round: L, dec. No. 5 Konrad Dudziak (Duke), 3-1

 

No. 3 Jermail Porter (KSU)

First Round: W, dec. Eddie Bordas (Rider) 8-1

Second Round: W, fall 4:11 Justin Dobies (North Carolina)

Quarterfinals: Zachary Ray (Lehigh) - Friday