Bulldogs fall in dual match at Campbellsville
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Bulldogs fall in dual match at Campbellsville
Jake Williams posted a Major Decison over No. 4 Kyle Terry in CU's loss Tuesday night at Campbellsville. (Credit Richard RoBards)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Kyle Delaune won by Fall and Jake Williams picked up a Major Decision, but fourth-ranked Campbellsville University won the final two bouts, holding off Cumberland, 29-16, in wrestling action Tuesday night in Campbellsville, Ky.

Delaune was one of four Bulldogs to pick up victories in the dual match, pinning Jerron Thomas at 2:07 at 184. Eighth-ranked Williams posted a 12-4 Decision over No. 4 Kyle Terry at 149 while freshman Austin Meyn for CU on the scoreboard with a 6-4 Decision against Ryu Ballard at 141 and Aric Fernandez registered an 8-4 Decision versus Marvin Lawrence at 174.

Campbellsville took an early lead with a 12-4 Major Decision by Cole Manion over Chris Mosher at 125 along with a Forfeit at 133, but wins from Meyn and Williams pulled with Bulldogs within 10-7.

Fourth-ranked Shawn McGhee recorded a 16-1 Technical Fall over CU’s Nate Croley at 157 and LJ Henderson won a 14-1 Major Decision against Peter Donchev at 165, extending the Tigers’ advantage to 19-7, but the victories by Fernandez and Delaune closed the gap to 19-16 with two bouts remaining.

Campbellsville pulled away in the final two outings, with Evan Decker posting an 18-6 Major Decision over Christian Varner at 197 and Nate Jackson pinned Clifford Terrell at 6:47 at 285.

Cumberland hosts the University of the Cumberlands in a dual match this Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.


#4 Campbellsville Univ. 29, Cumberland Univ. 16

Wt. Class Winner Loser Type; Score CU SCC
125 Cole Manion (CAMP) Chris Mosher (CU) MD: 12-4 0 4
133 Davion Caston (CAMP)   FOR 0 10
141 Austin Meyn (CU) Ryu Ballard (CAMP) D; 6-4 3 10
149 #8 Jake Williams (CU) #4 Kyle Terry (CAMP) MD; 12-4 7 10
157 #4 Shawn McGhee Nate Croley (CU) TF; 16-1 7 15
165 LJ Henderson Peter Donchev (CU) MD; 14-1 7 19
174 Aric Fernandez (CU) Marvin Lawrence (CAMP) D; 8-4 10 19
184 Kyle Delaune (CU) Jerron Thomas (CAMP) F; 2:07 16 19
197 Evan Decker (CAMP) Christian Varner (CU) MD; 18-6 16 23
285 Nate Jackson (CAMP) Clifford Terrell (CU) F; 6:47 16 29

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