Dual Meet Season Completed

STILLWATER, Okla. (March 8, 2013) – The West Virginia University wrestling team completed its dual meet season on Friday, as it competed in the Big 12 Duals held in Stillwater, Okla., at Gallagher-Iba Arena.

The Duals, which were being held one day prior to the Big 12 Championships, saw the Mountaineers (2-13, 0-6 Big 12) square off against No. 2 Oklahoma State, Oklahoma and Iowa State, respectively.

“We are excited for the Big 12 Championships tomorrow,” Turnbull said. “We want to see if we can get a couple of guys through to the national tournament. We are hoping that Nathan (Pennesi) will get there as an at-large candidate, and we are hoping that Shane (Young) is able to put together a couple of good matches and win his bracket. (Bubba) Scheffel will have an opportunity to wrestle his way into the tournament as well.

WVU returns to the mat tomorrow evening for the Big 12 Championships, as semifinal action begins at 5 p.m., CT from Gallagher-Iba Arena.

In Saturday’s tournament action, the Mountaineers will have their full array of starters in the lineup.

“The reason that you wrestle and come out to a venue like this is to qualify individuals for the national tournament,” Turnbull said. “We are hoping that our guys put together matches to get themselves to that national stage.”

A live stream of Saturday’s tournament action will be available at Big12sports.com

No. 2 Oklahoma State vs. WVU
125: No. 32 Eddie Klimara (OSU) won by forfeit
133: No. 7 Jon Morrison (OSU) won by forfeit
141: Julian Feikert (OSU) won by forfeit
149: No. 1 Jordan Oliver (OSU) win by fall Tre Miller-Scott (WVU), 3:27
157: No. 7 Alex Dieringer (OSU) win by fall Dominic Prezzia (WVU),1:32
165: No. 3 Tyler Caldwell (OSU) win by fall Ross Renzi (WVU),1:15
174: No. 2 Chris Perry (OSU) dec. No. 26 Bubba Scheffel (WVU), 12-5
184: No. 10 Chris Chionuma (OSU) won by forfeit
197: No. 11 Blake Rosholt (OSU) win by fall Mark Colabucci (WVU), 3:51
285: No. 3 Alan Gelogaev (OSU) won by forfeit
Team Score: 57-0, Oklahoma State

Oklahoma vs. WVU
125: Kyle Garcia (OU) won by forfeit
133: Cody Brewer (OU) won by forfeit
141: Josh Durham (OU) won by forfeit
149: Brutus Scheffel (WVU) dec. Dalton Dennis (OU), 3-1 SV
157: Justin DeAngelis (OU) dec. Dominic Prezzia (WVU), 8-0
165: Ross Renzi (WVU) dec. Derek Geiges (OU), 3-2
174: No. 26 Bubba Scheffel (WVU) dec. Kyle Detmer (OU), 6-5
184: Matt Reed (OU) dec. Lance Bryson (WVU), 4-3
197: Nolan McBryde (OU) dec. Mark Colabucci (WVU), 6-4
HWT: Keldrick Hall (OU) won by forfeit
Team Score: 33-9, Oklahoma

Iowa State vs. WVU
125: Ryak Finch won by forfeit
133: John Meeks (ISU) dec. Colin Johnston (WVU), 3-1 SV
141: Luke Goettl won by forfeit
149: Max Mayfield (ISU) dec. Tre Miller-Scott (WVU), 9-3
157: Jason Luster (WVU) dec. Logan Molina (ISU), 4-2
165: Michael Moreno (ISU) dec. Ross Renzi (WVU), 3-1
174: Tanner Weatherman won by forfeit
184: Mikey England (ISU) won by forfeit
197: No. 7 Kyven Gadson (ISU) win by fall Mark Colabucci (WVU), 0:47
HWT: Matt Gibson (ISU) won by forfeit
Team Score: 45-3, Iowa State

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