Lancer Home Meet

03/02/2010 -

Longwood University hosted Gallaudet University, James Madison University, Virginia Tech, and Radford University wrestling teams on February 14, 2010. Longwood wrestled with nearly a full lineup. The highlight of the day was the dual meet with JMU. Starting off at 235lbs, Logan Mcnutt lost by an 8-4 decision to Alex Soltis. At 285lbs, James Green was pinned by Patrick Finch. Both Ricky Gambriel (125lbs) and Alex Vergara (133lbs) helped close the gap in a convincing fashion with major decisions against their JMU opponents. Sean Ober bumped to 141lbs for the day and was pinned by Stephen Gunther. Nathan Schwartz weighed in at 157lbs, but did not compete in the match due to a previous injury. Scott Rayburn worked down to 165lbs for his first meet of the season, but came up short and was pinned by Steven Hennigan. Dom Gary, 2008 NCWA National qualifier at 165lbs, returned to the mat for the last time at 174lbs and won via forfeit. Longwood forfeited the last match of the meet to Ivan Lagares (184lbs) to finish up the meet. At the end, Longwood came up short: JMU (42) LU (14).
Results for the day:
125: Gambriel 4-0
133: Vergara 4-0
141: Ober 3-1
149: Wise 3-1
157: Schwartz 1-3
165: Rayburn 2-2
174: Gary 4-0
235/285: McNutt 3-1
235/285: Green 2-2