*Article Courtesy Minot State Athletics
KUTZTOWN, PA. – Minot State defeats #19 ranked LIU Post in the opening round of the Kutztown Duals 26-13. Laim Hayden wrestling at 133 pounds won by fall over Jacob Zuller to give the Beavers a 10-0 lead in the first two matches. Jordan Will wrestling at 285 pounds won by fall over Tim Nagosky to close out the match against LIU Post.
In the second match, the Beavers defeated Shippensburg 30-8. Dean Arevalo won his match by technical fall to give Minot State a 5-0 lead. Jered Sublet won by fall to give the Beavers a 11-2 lead followed by a Shadi Mitwalli major decision victory. Jordan Willwon by decision to close out the match and give the Beavers two wins in the first day of the Kutztown Duals.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Dean Arevalo, wrestling at 125 pounds, won his match by major decision over LIU Post’s Brandon Mercado 18-7. Arevalo also won by technical fall over Shippensburg’s Corbin Hopkins 21-6
- Keegan Berry, wrestling at 184 pounds, won his match by decision 5-3 over LIU Post’s Dan McClure. Berry also won by decision over Shippensburg’s Ryan Narber 5-2.
- Nathan Baca, wrestling at 165 pounds, won by major decision over LIU Post’s Kenny Cooper 9-0. Baca won his second match by fall over Shippensburg’s Abner Thompson.
- Jordan Will, wrestling at 285 pounds, won by fall over Tim Nagosky to close out the match against LIU Post. Will won by decision over Shippensburg’s Derek Berberick 6-2 to give the Beavers two wins on the first day of the Kutztown Duals.
- Minot State won matches against LIU Post at 125,133,157,165,184, 285
- Minot State won matches against Shippensburg at 125, 141, 149, 157, 165, 184, 197, 285
- Dean Arevalo went 2-0
- Nathan Baca went 2-0
- Keegan Berry went 2-0
- Jordan Will went 2-0
- Liam Hayden went 1-1
- Max Miller went 1-0
- Shadi Mitwalli went 1-0
- Jered Sublet went 1-0
|125||Dean Arevalo (MSU) major dec. Brandon Mercado (LIUP), 18-7||0||4|
|133||Liam Hayden (MSU) pinned Jacob Zuller (LIUP), 2:39||0||10|
|141||#1 Joe Calderone (LIUP) dec. Jered Sublet (MSU), 4-2||3||10|
|149||Chris Gomez (LIUP) major dec. Nahele Tonge (MSU), 14-4||7||10|
|157||Max Miller (MSU) dec. Ed Ramirez Jr. (LIUP), 9-3||7||13|
|165||Nathan Baca (MSU) major dec. Kenny Cooper (LIUP), 9-0||7||17|
|174||Dan Arkow (LIUP) dec. Anthony Raupp (MSU), 11-4||10||17|
|184||Keegan Berry (MSU) dec. Dan McClure (LIUP), 5-3||10||20|
|197||Dan Shafran (LIUP) dec. Je-Mario Jones (MSU), 5-1||13||20|
|285||Jordan Will (MSU) pinned Tim Nagosky (LIUP), 2:43||13||26|
|125||Dean Arevalo (MSU) tech. fall Corbin Hopkins (SHIP), 21-6 (7:00)||0||5|
|133||Jacob Downing (SHIP) dec. Liam Hayden (MSU), 11-8||3||5|
|141||Jered Sublet (MSU) pinned Cole Rush (SHIP), 6:14||2||11|
|149||Shadi Mitwalli (MSU) major dec. Colton Babcock (SHIP), 11-3||2||15|
|157||Zach Berry (MSU) dec. Drake Brenize (SHIP), 8-2||2||18|
|165||Nathan Baca (MSU) pinned Abner Thompson (SHIP), 6:28||2||24|
|174||Adam Martz (SHIP) dec. Anthony Raupp (MSU), 7-6||5||24|
|184||Keegan Berry (MSU) dec. Ryan Narber (SHIP), 5-2||5||27|
|197||Alexi Castro (SHIP) dec. Je-Mario Jones (MSU), 6-4||8||27|
|285||Jordan Will (MSU) dec. Derek Berberick (SHIP), 6-2||8||30|
Minot State will return to action tomorrow Jan. 19 at 9 a.m. for day two of the Kutztown Duals.