Weber, Jones, Floyd post wins for CU in Williamsburg
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Weber, Jones, Floyd post wins for CU in Williamsburg
Brandon Weber was one of three Cumberland wrestlers to win by Decision on Wednesday at the University of the Cumberlands. (Credit Steve Wampler)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Brandon Weber, DeAndre Jones and Jon Floyd each posted Decisions for Cumberland, but fourth-ranked University of the Cumberlands picked up three Falls and two Major Decisions in a 35-9 victory over the Phoenix in wrestling action Wednesday night in Williamsburg, Ky.

The Patriots (11-1) have three wrestlers ranked No. 1 nationally in their respective weight classes, including Hayden Lee at 125, Jake Sinkovics at 133 and Cameron Jones at 184. Lee started the match with a 5-0 Decision against freshman Keyshawn Laws before Sinkovics pinned junior Josh Parrett at 4:39.

Weber picked up the first points of the match for Cumberland (2-6), outlasting Trent Leon for a 9-8 Decision at 141, but second-ranked Tres Leon pinned senior Evan Cole at 2:16 at 149 and Bobby Ehman posted a 17-7 Major Decision over freshman and 14th-ranked Shota Sisco at 157.

Eleventh-ranked Tristan Macri also won by Major Decision, 9-1, against CU freshman Matthew Sells at 165, Max Emerson pinned freshman Zach Diviney at 3:27 at 174 and Camerson Jones pinned sophomore John Olivieri at 4:11 at 184.

Cumberland won the final two bouts in the dual, with DeAndre Jones, ranked eighth nationally at 197, collecting a 4-2 Decision over 14th-ranked Eric Deluse and 15th-ranked Jon Floyd recorded a 5-2 Decision at 285 versus Devin Morris.

The Phoenix host the Cumberland Open on Sunday at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center and host ninth-ranked Lindsey Wilson on Monday at 7 p.m.

 #4 University of the Cumberlands 35, Cumberland University 9

Wt. Class Winner Result Loser CU UC
125 #1 Hayden Lee (UC) D; 5-0 Keyshawn Laws (CU) 0 3
133 #1 Jake Sinkovics (UC) F; 4:39 Josh Parrett (CU) 0 9
141 Brandon Weber (CU) D; 9-8 Trent Leon (UC) 3 9
149 #2 Tres Leon (UC) F; 2:16 Evan Cole (CU) 3 15
157 Bobby Ehman (UC) MD; 17-7 #14 Shota Sisco (CU) 3 19
165 #11 Tristan Macri (UC) MD; 9-1 Matthew Sells (CU) 3 23
174 Max Emerson F; 3:27 Zach Diviney (CU) 3 29
184 #1 Cameron Jones F; 4:11 John Oliveiri (CU) 3 35
197 #8 DeAndre Jones (CU) D; 4-2 #14 Eric Deluse 6 35
285 #15 Jon Floyd (CU) D; 5-2 Devin Morrow (UC) 9 35

D – Decision
MD – Major Decision
TF – Technical Fall
F – Fall
FOR – Forfeit
MFOR – Medical Forfeit