#23 Storm Falls at #4 Ashland

#23 Storm Falls at #4 Ashland

ASHLAND, Ohio – The #23 Lake Erie College wrestling team returned to action on Saturday (Jan. 20) night at #4 Ashland University. The Storm fell to the Eagles 39-7.

Tenth-ranked Blake Glogouski (New Paris, Ind. / Fairfield) opened the night with an 11-8 decision victory over Sebastian Vidika at 125 pounds. Glogouski trailed early in the match and gained a late lead in the third period.

The Eagles got pinfall victories in the 133 and 141 pound weight classes, taking a 12-3 lead through three matches.

At 149 pounds, John Siemasz (Livonia, Mich. / -) fell by a 6-3 decision to Dustin Martiney as Ashland led 15-3.

Andrew Lieb (Pataskala, Ohio / Watkins) pulled the Storm within eight points after he defeated Sid Ohl by a 13-4 major decision at 157 pounds.

Ashland won the final five matches of the evening, as the Eagles won 39-7. In the 197 pound match, Jesse Palser (Mansfield, Ohio / Mansfield) nearly defeated the top-ranked wrestler, Luke Cramer. Palser fell in a 2-0 decision.

The Storm will travel to nearby #2 Notre Dame College on Tuesday (Jan. 23) for a dual. The dual will begin at 7:00 PM.

NO. 23 LAKE ERIE COLLEGE AT NO. 4 ASHLAND UNIVERSITY – JAN. 20, 2018

125 pounds – #10 Blake Glogouski (LE) dec. Sebastian Vidika (AU), 11-8 (3-0 LE)

133 pounds – #12 Lawrance Dudgeon (AU) pin Zane Johnson (LE), 4:35 (6-3 AU)

141 pounds – #11 Bob Mason (AU) pin Alex Lieb (LE), 5:40 (12-3 AU)

149 pounds – Dustin Marteney (AU) dec. John Siemasz (LE), 6-3 (15-3 AU)

157 pounds – Andrew Lieb (LE) maj. dec. Sid Ohl (AU), 13-4 (15-7 AU)

165 pounds – #3 Bret Romanzak (AU) maj. dec. Malachi Strickland (LE), 8-0 (19-7 AU)

174 pounds – #11 Christian Price (AU) pin Santino Lucas (LE), 1:31 (25-7 AU)

184 pounds – #2 Jordan Murphy (AU) tech. fall Brandon Winning (LE), 18-1 (30-7 AU)

197 pounds – #1 Luke Cramer (AU) dec. Jesse Palser (LE), 2-0 (33-7 AU)

285 pounds – Deaken McCoy (AU) pin Chris Droege (LE), 1:44 (39-7 AU)

FINAL SCORE: Ashland University 39, Lake Erie College 7

-LEC-