Bulldogs fall in dual match at Life
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Bulldogs fall in dual match at Life
Jake Williams won a 21-7 Major Decision in CU's loss Monday at Life University. (Credit Tim Tushla)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jake Williams won a Major Decision in his first match of the year for Cumberland but the Bulldogs dropped a 46-4 match against Life University on Monday in Marietta, Ga.

Cumberland lost four matches by Forfeit and two others by Fall. Williams posted a 21-7 Major Decision over Life’s Dallas Brown at 149 for CU’s only points of the match.

Ethyn Holbrook dropped a 6-2 Decision to Dillan Schouw at 141, Nate Croley lost a 14-10 Decision at 157 to Tyler Button and Clifford Terrell was on the wrong end of a 10-0 Major Decision to Jacob Roza at 285.

JohnMark Reddick was pinned at 4:27 by 12th-ranked Khalil Abdush-Shakur at 174 and Christian Varner also lost by Fall at 4:23 to 10th-ranked Jake Dempsey at 197.

Cumberland takes on second-ranked Southern Oregon at 11 a.m. Central Time in the opening round of Mat Mayhem this Friday in Fort Wayne, Ind., as part of the NWCA National Duals. The Bulldogs will battle either Embry-Riddle or Baker University at 3 p.m. Friday as well.

Life University 46, Cumberland Univ. 4

Wt. Class Winner Loser Type; Score CU Life
125 Quintni Noel (Life)   FOR 0 6
133 John Hyre (Life)   FOR 0 12
141 Dillan Schouw (Life) Ethyn Holbrook (CU) D; 6-2 0 15
149 Jake Williams (CU) Dallas Brown (Life) MD; 21-7 4 15
157 Tyler Button (Life) Nate Croley (CU) D; 14-10 4 18
165 #5 Oliver Brukardt (Life)   FOR 4 24
174 #12 Khalil Abdush-Shakur (Life) JohnMark Reddick (CU) F; 4:27 4 30
184 Tom Bailey (Life)   FOR 4 36
197 #10 Jake Dempsey (Life) Christian Varner (CU) F; 4:23 4 42
285 #6 Jacob Roza (Life) Clifford Terrell (CU) MD; 10-0 4 46

D - Decision
MD - Major Decision
TF - Technical Fall
F - Fall
FOR - Forfeit
MED - Medical