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Storm Battles Past Seton Hill in Dual Meet

Storm Battles Past Seton Hill in Dual Meet

GREENSBURG, Pa.-- The Lake Erie wrestling team picked up a win in their first dual meet of the season Wednesday (Nov. 20) with a 26-10 win over Seton Hill University.

Before the matches started, the Storm owned a 12-0 advantage due to forfeits by Seton Hill at 174 and 197-pounds.

Austin Gillihan (Corry, Pa./Corry Area) started the dual off with a 10-6 decision over Andrew Schultz at 133-pounds. Dylan Kager followed up Gillihan's win by edging out Kevin Laubach, 4-3, at 141-pounds.

The Griffins picked up their first win of the night at 149-pounds when Laubach won in overtime over Justin Smith (Canal Fulton, Ohio/Northwest). Seton Hill picked up four points in the ensuing 157-pound match where Zach Voytek picked up a major decision over Nate Ball (Wadsworth, Ohio/Wadsworth).

Jacob Peasley (Oxford, Mich./Oxford) broke up the Griffins winning streak with a 15-3 major decision over Christian Bosco at 165-pounds. The Storm picked up their second straight major decision at 184-pounds with Tyler Tesny's (Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio/Cuyahoga Falls) 11-1 win over Tyler Dombrowski.

Ryan Simonica picked up a 4-1 decision over the Storm's Brian Gelter (New Richmond, Ohio/New Richmond) in the nights final bout at 285-pounds.

The Storm is back on the mat Saturday, hosting a quad meet with Ashland Univeristy, Alderson-Broaddus College and the University of Indianapolis.

125: No Contest

133: Austin Gillihan (LEC) d. Andrew Schultz (SHU), 10-6

141: Dylan Kager (LEC) d. Kevin Laubach (SHU), 4-3

149: Kevin Laubach (SHU) d. Justin Smith (LEC), 5-3 (OT)

157: Zach Voytek (SHU) md. Nate Ball (LEC), 16-7

165: Jacob. Peasley (LEC) md. Christian Bosco (SHU), 15-3

174: Dylan Zivcic (LEC) wins by forfeit

184: Tyler Tesny (LEC) md. Tyler Dombrowski (SHU). 11-1

197: Evan Rosborough (LEC) wins by forfeit

285: Ryan Simonica (SHU) d. Brian Gelter (LEC), 4-1