Wrestling Wraps Up Season at Midwest Regional Championships

Wrestling Wraps Up Season at Midwest Regional Championships
FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Trine wrestling team wrapped up competition at the DIII Midwest Regional Championships on Saturday at the Allen County Memorial Coliseum.


The Thunder advanced Brendan Stevens and Austin Farrell to day two. Stevens (Battle Creek, Mich./Lakeview) lost his first match on Saturday to Ohio Northern's Seth Transue at 125 pounds to finish his tournament. Farrell (Hopkins, Mich./Allegan) was tied with North Central College's Matt Marcotte, 3-3, at the end of regulation at 174 pounds, but Marcotte won the match on a 1:20 of riding time.


Trine finished the weekend in 15th place.


The NCAA Division III Midwest Regional wrapped up the 2016-17 season for the Trine wrestling team.



125: Brendan Stevens

Stevens pinned Clark Moziah (Wisc.-Stevens Point), 2:34

Quarterfinals: Carlos Fuentez (Wheaton) maj. Dec. Stevens, 18-7

Stevens tech fall Parr-Besem (Alma), 17-1 (4:53)

Seth Transue (Ohio Northern) pinned Stevens, 5:00


141: Michael Weaver

Dustin Weinmann (Wisc.-Lacrosse) tech fall Weaver, 18-0 (3:00)

Aiden Pierobon (Ohio Northern) maj. Dec. Weaver, 9-0


149: Caleb Maddox

Caleb Ramos (Elmhurt) dec. Maddox, 10-7

Jake Davis (Wisc.-Whitewater dec. Maddoz, 8-7


157:Nick Miller

Dylan Steward (Adrian) tech fall Miller, 21-6 (7:00)

Willy Plaisir (Otterbein) maj. Dec. Miller, 16-6


165: Brandon Gay

Gay maj. Dec. Brandon Mattinen (North Central College), 16-2

Quarterfinals: Logan Hermsen (Wisc.-Stevens Point) pinned Gay, 1:26

Tristan Wilson (Manchester) pinned Gay, 3:45


174: Austin Farrell

Farrell pinned Darden Schurg (Wabash), 2:02

Quarterfinals: Tyler Grimsley (Olivet) dec. Farrell, 7-6

Farrell dec. Cody Nielsen (Wisc.-Stevens Point), 12-5

Matt Marcotte (North Central College) dec. Farrell, 4-3


184: JayCee Jensen

Rodney Harvey (Olivet) pinned Jensen, 1:17

Jensen maj. Dec. Vinvet Pizzo (North Central), 19-9

Myron Howard (Wabash) pinned Jensen, 6:47


197: Anthony Neal

Michael Swider (Wheaton) pinned Neal, 2:52

Neal pinned John Butler (Thomas More), 1:10

Dylan Diebitz (Wisc.-Stevens Point) maj. Dec. Neal, 14-3


HWT: Tyler Prater

Konrad Ernst (Wisc.-Lacrosse) pinned Prater, 0:57

Gage Archer (Otterbein) maj. Dec. Prater, 15-3