Trip to Millersville

January 30, 2016

Millersville, Pa.--The Fighting Scots participated in the Millersville University of Pennsylvania quad invitational consisting of Alderson Broaddus University, American International College, and Millersville University of Pennsylvania on Saturday morning. The Scots fell to American International College (37-13) and Millersville University (30-9).

Ohio Valley's match against American International College resulted in three forfeits in the 125, 133, and 141 weight classes. The first Scot to sqaure off was Nicholoz Varazashvlvilli (149lbs.). Varazashvlvilli fell to his opponent in a close 7-4 finish. Sam Phillips (157lbs.) won his match via forfeit. Stewart Morris (165lbs.) struggled to contain his opponent's explosiveness and lost 19-10. Austin Antill (174lbs.) defeated his adversary in a close 2-0 match. It was Ben Willard (184lbs.) who blew through his opponent on the mat to an astonishing 11-0 victory. Zach Willard (197lbs.) and Dane Mills (285lbs.) both lost to their opponents by pinfall.

The Scots' contest against Millersville University of Pennsylvania ended quickly as the 125, 133, and 141 weight classes favored the Marauders. Varazashvlvilli, struggling to feel well, defeating his opponent by pinfall (1:45). Sam Phillips and Stewart Morris both fell to their opponents in the 157 and 165 weight class. Austin Antill (174lbs.) continued to show maturity on the mat as he got his second triumph of the day (4-3). Ben Willard, Zach Willard, and Dane Mills all suffered defeat in their competitions.

OVU will take on the West Virginia University Institute of Technology Golden Bears on February 5th at 6:30PM in Montgomery, W. Va.

American International 37, Ohio Valley, 13
125: Nick Kushner (Intl) (win by forfeit)
133: Brian Lavalley (Int') (win by forfeit)
141: Scott Coleman (Int'l) win by forfeit
149: Favian Williams (Int'l) def. N. Caraszhvili (OH) (7-4)
157: Sam Philips (OH) vs. Forfeit
165: Christopher Hunter (Int'l) DEF. Stewart Morris (OH) (19-10)
174: Austin Antill (OH) (2-0) DEF. Michael Schulze (INTL)
184: Ben Willard (OH) DEF. Caleb Thompson (INTL) (11-0)
197: Sheldon Rhoden (INT'L) DEF: Zach Willard (OH) (Pinfall 1:21)
285: Soslan Khamitcaev (INT'L) DEF. Dane Mills (Pinfall :15)

Millersville 30, Ohio Valley, 9
125: Austin Camacci wins by Forfeit
133: Alex Baider win by forfeit
141: Thomas Nulty win by forfeit
149: Nikoloz Varazshvili (OH) DEF. Nick Haegele (Pinfall 1:45)
157: D.J. Mele (Mill) DEF. Sam Philips (OH) (MD 10-2)
165: Seth Decker (Mill) Def. Stewart Morris (OH) (Pinfall 3:58)
174: Austin Antill def. Nick Mancini (Mill) (4-3)
184: Kyle Narber (Mill) Def. Ben Willard (11-5)
197: Colton Dull (Mill) Def. Zach Willard (Pinfall 1:10)
285: David Wuestner (Mill) Def. Dane Mills (OH) (5-0)

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