Case Western Reserve Athletic News
Jan 09, 2018
The Case Western Reserve University wrestling team is set to host Lourdes University and Thiel College on Wednesday, January 10th at 6:00 p.m. in Horsburgh Gymnasium. Wednesday’s matches will follow a “throwdown” schedule that consists of three rounds.
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Fans can follow all of the action with a live video webcast http://athletics.case.edu/sports/wrest/live and live results at http://athletics.case.edu/sports/wrest/liveresults.
Prior to the start of the meet on Wednesday, CWRU will recognize their five graduating senior members – Cito Balsells, Connor Gordon, Nate Lewis, Nate Tommas and Nick Tommas.
CWRU Spartans (0-1)
Sophomore Andrew Munn, junior Brian McNamara and senior Nate Lewis paced the Spartans at the seventh-annual Waynesburg Invitational on Saturday, notching a second-place and co-third-place finishes in their respective weight classes. For the season, Munn has totaled four wins (4-1, two technical falls at 157 pounds), while McNamara (10-5, five pins at 285 pounds) and Lewis (10-2, three pins and one technical fall at 285 pounds) have each totaled 10 wins on the season.
Lourdes Gray Wolves (2-7)
Lourdes is 2-7 in dual matches during the 2017-18 campaign. Sophomore 133-pounder Tyler Roberts leads the team with 10 wins (10-4 overall) and has recorded two falls and one technical fall. In addition, freshman Ben Ferguson has added eight wins (8-6 overall) and two pins in the 285-pound class. Lourdes is coached by Dock Kelly III, who is in his second season with the squad. He is assisted by Louis Piszker.
Thiel Tomcats (2-1)
Thiel is 2-1 dual matches this season. Included in the team’s record is 1-0 mark in road matches during the campaign. The Tomcats are led by 15th-year head coach Craig Thurber. He is assisted by Matt Lowry and Tyler Hendzel.
Results and a recap of the matches will be posted to athletics.case.edu …