Dec. 3, 2010
BOONE, N.C.-The Ohio wrestling squad picked up the win Friday evening by defeating Appalachian State 26-21 on the road.
Jake Wojcik (133), Germane Lindsey (141), Chris Kline (157), Nick Purdue (174), Erik Schuth (197) and Jeremy Johnson (HWT) all earned victories for the Bobcats over the Mountaineers.
Purdue picked up the team's first win when he defeated Carter Downs by technical fall (20-6), while Schuth and Johnson followed with pins of Jon Hartley and Marc Tyson, respectively. Wojcik defeated Chris Johnson 4-2 to give Ohio a 20-15 advantage and Lindsey followed with a defeat of Mike Kessler by the same score. Kline's 5-3 win over John Blakely salted away the win for the visitors.
The Bobcats will next be in action Thursday when they face Millersville at 5 p.m. ET and Lock Haven at 8 p.m. in Lewiston, Pa.
Ohio 26, Appalachian State 21
165: Kyle Blevins defeats Steve Wilson by fall (6-0, ASU)
174: Nick Purde defeats Carter Downs by tech fall, 20-6 (6-5, ASU)
184: Austin Trotman defeats Ryan Garringer, 8-5 (9-5, ASU)
197: Erik Schuth defeats Jon Hartley by fall (9-11, Ohio)
Hwt: Jeremy Johnson defeats Marc Tyson by fall (9-17, Ohio)
125: Tony Gravely defeats Gabe Ramos by fall (15-17, Ohio)
133: Jake Wojcik defeats Chris Johnson, 4-2 (15-20, Ohio)
141: Germane Lindsey defeats Mike Kessler, 4-2 (15-23, Ohio)
149: Savva Kostis defeats Brad Squire by fall (21-23, Ohio)
157: Chris Kline defeats John Blakely, 5-3 (21-26, Ohio)