Mount Union Invite Results for West Liberty University

November 16, 2013
Alliance, Ohio

ALLIANCE, Ohio Sophomore Aaron Silverio won the 285-pound title and seven other members of the West Liberty University wrestling team placed in the Mount Union Invitational, which wrapped up here on Saturday afternoon.

Coach Brian Davis's Hilltoppers finished fifth in the highly-competitive field. Lake Erie led the team scoring at 170.5 with host Mount Union second at 137.5. Gannon was third at 118 with Thiel (110.5) and West Liberty (99) rounding out the top five.

Silverio had to work overtime to claim his heavyweight crown but scored an escape in the tiebreaker for a 3-2 win against Lake Erie's Bobby Zappitelli.

Two other WLU grapplers made it to the championship match in their respective weight classes but Zach Brown (125) and Erie Antesberger (174) had to settle for runner-up honors.

Cole Nace was fourth at 141 pounds while Bryan Skoff scored a 6-1 decision against DeMadre Turner in the Fifth-Place Match at 157 pounds to give the Hilltoppers fifth and sixth place in that weight class.

Daniel Carpenter, wrestling unattached, finished seventh at 157 with an 11-3 major decision against Mount Union's Tyler Pidgeon.

R.J. Waugh, another WLU wrestling competing unattached, was fifth at 197 after taking a forfeit win against Thiel's Shawn Reynolds.

The Hilltoppers resume their dual meet schedule on Wednesday with a trip to Johnstown, Pa. to take on No. 8-ranked Pitt-Johnstown in a 7 p.m. match.

Team Scores
1. Lake Erie College 170.5
2. Mount Union 137.5
3. Gannon 118.0
4. Thiel 110.5
5. West Liberty University 99.0
6. Wheeling Jesuit 98.0
7. Seton Hill University 73.5
8. Ohio Valley University 47.5
9. Washington & Jefferson 40.0

125
Zach Brown (5-3) placed 2nd and scored 16.00 team points.
Quarterfinal - Zach Brown (West Liberty University) 5-3 won by fall over Vincent Vahaly (Thiel) 2-2 (Fall 6:39)
Semifinal - Zach Brown (West Liberty University) 5-3 won in overtime over Nate Reckner (Gannon) 6-3 (OT 6-4)
1st Place Match - Matthew Turek (Gannon) 3-0 won by major decision over Zach Brown (West Liberty University) 5-3 (MD 16-7)

133
Joe Wagstaff (1-4) place is unknown.
Champ. Round 1 - Damon Outward (Wheeling Jesuit) 13-5 won by decision over Joe Wagstaff (West Liberty University) 1-4 (Dec 5-0)
Cons. Round 1 - Blaine Elliot (Washington & Jefferson) 4-6 won by fall over Joe Wagstaff (West Liberty University) 1-4 (Fall 2:48)

133
Bryce Gainer (3-3) place is unknown and scored 2.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Austin Gillihan (Lake Erie College) 4-0 won by tech fall over Bryce Gainer (West Liberty University) 3-3 (TF-1.5 3:00 (17-0))
Cons. Round 1 - Bryce Gainer (West Liberty University) 3-3 won by fall over Lance Waters (Thiel) 0-2 (Fall 3:26)
Cons. Round 2 - Damon Outward (Wheeling Jesuit) 13-5 won by decision over Bryce Gainer (West Liberty University) 3-3 (Dec 5-2)

141
Cole Nace (5-5) placed 4th and scored 16.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Cole Nace (West Liberty University) 5-5 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Cole Nace (West Liberty University) 5-5 won by decision over Aaron Smith (Gannon) 2-4 (Dec 9-6)
Quarterfinal - Alex Funderburg (Mount Union) 4-1 won by fall over Cole Nace (West Liberty University) 5-5 (Fall 5:41)
Cons. Round 4 - Cole Nace (West Liberty University) 5-5 won by tech fall over Ronald Foster (Mount Union) 2-2 (TF-1.5 3:00 (16-0))
Cons. Round 5 - Cole Nace (West Liberty University) 5-5 won in tie breaker - 1 over John Marotto (Gannon) 5-4 (TB-1 7-6)
Cons. Semi - Cole Nace (West Liberty University) 5-5 won by fall over Kager Dylan (Lake Erie College) 4-2 (Fall 2:41)
3rd Place Match - Alex Funderburg (Mount Union) 4-1 won by major decision over Cole Nace (West Liberty University) 5-5 (MD 10-2)

149
Cody Walker (0-2) place is unknown.
Champ. Round 1 - Javon Jackson (Lake Erie College) 1-2 won by decision over Cody Walker (West Liberty University) 0-2 (Dec 6-5)
Cons. Round 1 - Cody Walker (West Liberty University) 0-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 2 - Gage Deem (West Liberty University) 1-4 won by decision over Cody Walker (West Liberty University) 0-2 (Dec 5-4)

149
Gage Deem (1-4) place is unknown and scored 1.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Gage Deem (West Liberty University) 1-4 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Isaac Morisette (Lake Erie College) 2-2 won by fall over Gage Deem (West Liberty University) 1-4 (Fall 4:10)
Cons. Round 2 - Gage Deem (West Liberty University) 1-4 won by decision over Cody Walker (West Liberty University) 0-2 (Dec 5-4)
Cons. Round 3 - John Gershom (Wheeling Jesuit) 8-6 won by fall over Gage Deem (West Liberty University) 1-4 (Fall 4:20)

157
David Schlieper (1-5) place is unknown.
Champ. Round 1 - Nathan Ball (Lake Erie College) 4-1 won by decision over David Schlieper (West Liberty University) 1-5 (Dec 6-3)
Cons. Round 1 - Branden Parker (Mount Union) 1-2 won by fall over David Schlieper (West Liberty University) 1-5 (Fall 1:51)

157
Bryan Skoff (4-2) placed 5th.
Champ. Round 1 - Bryan Skoff (West Liberty University) 4-2 won in overtime over Jon Garrison (Mount Union) 4-2 (OT 7-6)
Quarterfinal - Zach Voytek (Seton Hill University) 3-1 won by decision over Bryan Skoff (West Liberty University) 4-2 (Dec 7-6)
Cons. Round 2 - Bryan Skoff (West Liberty University) 4-2 won by decision over Branden Parker (Mount Union) 1-2 (Dec 7-1)
Cons. Round 3 - Bryan Skoff (West Liberty University) 4-2 won by decision over Tyler Pidgeon (Mount Union) 2-3 (Dec 4-1)
Cons. Semi - Nathan Ball (Lake Erie College) 4-1 won by decision over Bryan Skoff (West Liberty University) 4-2 (Dec 9-4)
5th Place Match - Bryan Skoff (West Liberty University) 4-2 won by decision over DeMadre Turner (West Liberty University) 2-5 (Dec 6-1)

157
DeMadre Turner (2-5) placed 6th and scored 10.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - DeMadre Turner (West Liberty University) 2-5 won by fall over Cody Eggers (Wheeling Jesuit) 0-7 (Fall 1:17)
Quarterfinal - DeMadre Turner (West Liberty University) 2-5 won by decision over Tyler Pidgeon (Mount Union) 2-3 (Dec 10-4)
Semifinal - Zach Voytek (Seton Hill University) 3-1 won by decision over DeMadre Turner (West Liberty University) 2-5 (Dec 8-2)
Cons. Semi - Jon Garrison (Mount Union) 4-2 won by major decision over DeMadre Turner (West Liberty University) 2-5 (MD 12-4)
5th Place Match - Bryan Skoff (West Liberty University) 4-2 won by decision over DeMadre Turner (West Liberty University) 2-5 (Dec 6-1)

157
Daniel Carpenter (5-4) placed 7th.
Champ. Round 1 - Daniel Carpenter (West Liberty University) 5-4 won by major decision over Joshua Corignani (Washington & Jefferson) 1-4 (MD 12-2)
Quarterfinal - Nathaniel Ross (Gannon) 3-0 won by decision over Daniel Carpenter (West Liberty University) 5-4 (Dec 16-9)
Cons. Round 2 - Daniel Carpenter (West Liberty University) 5-4 won by fall over Shawn McGowan (Thiel) 1-2 (Fall 6:11)
Cons. Round 3 - Jon Garrison (Mount Union) 4-2 won by major decision over Daniel Carpenter (West Liberty University) 5-4 (MD 25-12)
7th Place Match - Daniel Carpenter (West Liberty University) 5-4 won by major decision over Tyler Pidgeon (Mount Union) 2-3 (MD 11-3)

165
Scott Kaiser (0-2) place is unknown and scored 1.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Scott Kaiser (West Liberty University) 0-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Christian Bosco (Seton Hill University) 4-2 won by decision over Scott Kaiser (West Liberty University) 0-2 (Dec 6-2)
Cons. Round 2 - Scott Kaiser (West Liberty University) 0-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 3 - Alec Mills (Lake Erie College) 2-2 won by major decision over Scott Kaiser (West Liberty University) 0-2 (MD 10-2)

174
Isaiah Baker (1-4) place is unknown.
Champ. Round 1 - Isaiah Baker (West Liberty University) 1-4 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Alexander Gong (Gannon) 1-2 won by decision over Isaiah Baker (West Liberty University) 1-4 (Dec 11-4)
Cons. Round 2 - Isaiah Baker (West Liberty University) 1-4 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 3 - Brogan Endres (Mount Union) 2-2 won by fall over Isaiah Baker (West Liberty University) 1-4 (Fall 1:45)

174
Eric Antesberger (6-3) placed 2nd and scored 16.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Eric Antesberger (West Liberty University) 6-3 won by decision over Tyler Wilkes (Thiel) 0-2 (Dec 4-3)
Champ. Round 2 - Eric Antesberger (West Liberty University) 6-3 won by decision over Kale Rayner (Wheeling Jesuit) 1-3 (Dec 6-0)
Quarterfinal - Eric Antesberger (West Liberty University) 6-3 won by decision over Brian Haney (Washington & Jefferson) 5-7 (Dec 7-2)
Semifinal - Eric Antesberger (West Liberty University) 6-3 won by decision over Nick Miller (Mount Union) 3-2 (Dec 5-0)
1st Place Match - Dylan Zivcic (Lake Erie College) 4-0 won by decision over Eric Antesberger (West Liberty University) 6-3 (Dec 4-0)

184
Doug Sizemore (2-4) place is unknown and scored 0.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Ryan Winslow (Wheeling Jesuit) 3-2 won by fall over Doug Sizemore (West Liberty University) 2-4 (Fall 5:18)
Cons. Round 1 - Doug Sizemore (West Liberty University) 2-4 won by decision over Garrett Bittinger (Thiel) 0-2 (Dec 11-6)
Cons. Round 2 - Andrew Wood (Gannon) 2-3 won by decision over Doug Sizemore (West Liberty University) 2-4 (Dec 4-3)

184
Joey Congie (2-4) place is unknown.
Champ. Round 1 - Andrew Wood (Gannon) 2-3 won by decision over Joey Congie (West Liberty University) 2-4 (Dec 3-1)
Cons. Round 1 - Tyler Dombrowski (Seton Hill University) 1-2 won by decision over Joey Congie (West Liberty University) 2-4 (Dec 6-3)

197
RJ Waugh (7-4) placed 5th and scored 16.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - RJ Waugh (West Liberty University) 7-4 won by fall over Ben Willard (Ohio Valley University) 0-2 (Fall 5:29)
Champ. Round 2 - Lucas Dies (Mount Union) 4-1 won by fall over RJ Waugh (West Liberty University) 7-4 (Fall 4:24)
Cons. Round 2 - RJ Waugh (West Liberty University) 7-4 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 3 - RJ Waugh (West Liberty University) 7-4 won by medical forfeit over Mark Allen (Mount Union) 1-2 (M. For.)
Cons. Round 4 - RJ Waugh (West Liberty University) 7-4 won by decision over Camrin Adkins (Lake Erie College) 1-2 (Dec 5-1)
Cons. Round 5 - RJ Waugh (West Liberty University) 7-4 won by decision over Jacob Trillow (Thiel) 2-3 (Dec 8-5)
Cons. Semi - Rosborough Evan (Lake Erie College) 3-2 won by fall over RJ Waugh (West Liberty University) 7-4 (Fall 1:31)
5th Place Match - RJ Waugh (West Liberty University) 7-4 won by forfeit over Shawn Reynolds (Thiel) 4-3 (For.)

197
Nate Dawson (1-2) place is unknown.
Champ. Round 1 - Nate Dawson (West Liberty University) 1-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Nate Dawson (West Liberty University) 1-2 won by decision over Trevor Beiter (Gannon) 0-2 (Dec 4-3)
Quarterfinal - Jacob Lowry (Thiel) 4-0 won by fall over Nate Dawson (West Liberty University) 1-2 (Fall 6:05)
Cons. Round 4 - Shawn Reynolds (Thiel) 4-3 won by fall over Nate Dawson (West Liberty University) 1-2 (Fall 3:40)

197
Danny Doyle (2-4) place is unknown.
Champ. Round 1 - Nick Rajcsak (Mount Union) 4-1 won by fall over Danny Doyle (West Liberty University) 2-4 (Fall 6:01)
Cons. Round 1 - Danny Doyle (West Liberty University) 2-4 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 2 - Maxwell Lacey (Wheeling Jesuit) 10-7 won by medical forfeit over Danny Doyle (West Liberty University) 2-4 (M. For.)

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Aaron Silverio (7-1) placed 1st and scored 19.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Aaron Silverio (West Liberty University) 7-1 won by decision over Tyler Hendzel (Thiel) 1-2 (Dec 6-2)
Quarterfinal - Aaron Silverio (West Liberty University) 7-1 won in tie breaker - 1 over Logan Bowman (Wheeling Jesuit) 11-5 (TB-1 3-2)
Semifinal - Aaron Silverio (West Liberty University) 7-1 won by decision over Casey Hogg (Wheeling Jesuit) 2-3 (Dec 10-3)
1st Place Match - Aaron Silverio (West Liberty University) 7-1 won in tie breaker - 1 over Robert Zappitelli II (Lake Erie College) 3-1 (TB-1 3-2)


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