LEBANON, Tenn. – Jake Williams, Steven Sandefer, Zeke Hunt and Cody Linton all won by Fall and Michael Gonzalez and Aric Fernandez also picked up victories in 11th-ranked Cumberland’s 33-21 dual match win Thursday night at St. Andrews University in Laurinburg, N.C.
The Bulldogs (11-9) Forfeited the first two matches of the dual but rebounded when Williams pinned Nick Sauceda (1:48) at 141 and Sandefer did the same to Patrick Wells (0:20) at 149. Gonzalez won by Forfeit at 157, but the Knights Steffan Baker evened the score at 18 with a victory over Jacob Shirley by Fall at 6:49 at 165.
Hunt’s pin of Russell Lindsay at 3:32 at 174 gave CU the lead for good and Linton followed with a victory by Fall at 6:20 over Denzel Leggett at 184. Fernendez posted a 4-1 Decision at 197 versus Jared Key before Tyler Smith dropped the heavyweight match with a 9-7 Decision against Denzel Vaughan.
Cumberland will take part in the Newberry Open this Saturday in Newberry, S.C.
#11 Cumberland Univ. 33, St. Andrews Univ. 21
|125||Chauncey Foster (SAU)||FOR||0||6|
|133||Josh Tegard (SAU)||FOR||0||12|
|141||Jake Williams (CU)||Nick Sauceda (SAU)||F; 1:48||6||12|
|149||Steven Sandefer (CU)||Patrick Wells (SAU)||F; 0:20||12||12|
|157||Michael Gonzalez (CU)||FOR||18||12|
|165||Steffan Baker (SAU)||Jacob Shirley (CU)||F; 6:49||18||18|
|174||Zeke Hunt (CU)||Russell Lindsay (SAU)||F; 3:32||24||18|
|184||Cody Linton (CU)||Denzel Leggett (SAU)||F; 6:20||30||18|
|197||Aric Fernandez (CU)||Jared Key (SAU)||D; 4-1||33||18|
|285||Denzel Vaughan (SAU)||Tyler Smith (CU)||D; 9-7||33||21|
D - Decision
MD - Major Decision
TF - Technical Fall
F - Fall
FOR - Forfeit
MFOR - Medical Forfeit