#15 Storm Hosts #2 Notre Dame College (PREVIEW)

Photo by Baker Media Productions
Photo by Baker Media Productions

#15 LAKE ERIE COLLEGE vs. #2 NOTRE DAME COLLEGE

SUNDAY, JANUARY 25th

2 PM

STORM HOSTS DEFENDING CHAMP NOTRE DAME: The 15th-ranked Lake Erie College wrestling team hosts cross town rival and second-ranked Notre Dame College in Painesville.   

GREEN OUT: Fans are encouraged to wear green to the game!  The most spirited fan will receive a gift card! 

LAST TIME OUT: In their last outing, the Storm picked up their second Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) dual win of the season, dominating Tiffin University en route to a 31-6 win.  Evan Rosborough had a pin for the Storm while Ian Ross picked up a technical fall.  Christian Baughman and Forrest Glogouski picked up major decisions.  Nick Boggs upset the seventh-ranked wrestler in the country in sudden victory.  Zak Vargo, Matt Vandermeer and Zev Green picked up decision wins. 

SERIES HISTORY: This marks the fourth meeting between the two Cleveland area schools and the first since 2013. The Storm dropped the previous three duals against the Falcons.  Last year's scheduled dual between the schools was canceled.

OPPOSITION POSITION: The Falcons enter the dual ranked second in the country.  They have a 4-1 record in duals this season with their lone loss coming to top-ranked Maryville University in the NWCA National Duals championship match.  Several Falcons appear in the national rankings, led by 174-pounder Joey Davis who has an unblemished record in college.

GLIAC CHAMPIONSHIP: This year's GLIAC Championship is determined through round robin duals featuring Lake Erie, Ashland University, Tiffin and the University of Findlay.  Currently, the Storm is the lead with a 2-0 record. 

STORM IN THE RANKINGS: The Storm check in at number 15 in the most recent DII Wrestling Coaches Association Poll. 

ROSBOROUGH LEADS DII IN PINS: 197-pound sophomore Evan Rosborough ranks first among all Division-II wrestlers with 11 pin falls against other Division-II wrestlers this season.  Overall, Rosborough has 15 pins this year.

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FORECAST: The Storm is back in action Saturday (Jan. 31) to compete in the Super Region-II Duals.

Probables

125: Forrest Glogouski vs. Jacob Goodwin or Ivan McClay

133: Ian Ross vs. Sam White or David Bavery

141: Nick Boggs vs. Maurice Miller or Michael Olsen

149: Zak Vargo vs. Andrew Bannister or Zack Dailey

157: Christian Baughman vs. Jonatan Rivera

165: Matt Vandermeer vs. Louden Gordon

174: Dylan Zivcic vs. Joey Davis or Cody Allala

184: Zev Green vs. Garrett Lineberger

197: Evan Rosborough vs. Garett Linton

HWT: Noah Hosking vs. Logan Rimmer