FRESNO, Calif. – The Oklahoma wrestling workforce run previous Fresno Condition 25-16 Sunday to get paid a victory in its closing road match of the time.
The Sooners (8-6) used a few reward-stage victories to choose out the Bulldogs, with two of these coming as wins by tumble. A few OU wrestlers also notched upsets of ranked opponents in the contest.
Anthony Mantanona (174) bought the Sooners off to a incredibly hot start out in the first bout of the evening, pinning Dominick Kincaid in 5:59. The California indigenous trailed 4-1 in the 3rd in advance of a defensive pin of the Bulldogs’ Kincaid to get a earn in his first match again in his residence point out. The redshirt freshman now sales opportunities the Sooners in wins by tumble with 5 on the yr.
Jake Woodley gained an upset victory about No. 14 Josh Hokit in the 197 bout. After a scoreless first period of time, Woodley escaped in the second to get on the board. Hokit evened the rating with an escape of his possess, but a takedown with 25 seconds on the clock sealed the deal for Woodley.
Christian Moody extra a different pin for the Sooners when he defeated Jeremy Trinh by tumble in 3:30. The victory was excellent for Moody’s first pin of the time.
At 141, No. 18 Dom Demas notched a tech tumble earn about Chris Deloza 19-4. Demas tallied a pair of takedowns in the first for a 4-1 guide after a Deloza escape. Demas started out the second on prime and Deloza escaped, but the Sooner answered with a different takedown and a 4-stage nearfall. Deloza bought an escape, but Demas sent a different takedown and a 4-stage nearfall to go up 16-3. Deloza escaped at the end of the period of time. The Sooner took bottom to start out the closing spherical and escaped, then extra a takedown to put away Deloza and get paid a reward-stage victory.
Davion Jeffries bought an upset earn of his possess, having out No. 17 Khristian Olivas 5-3. Jeffries struck first with a takedown. Olivas escaped, but Jeffries managed a 2-1 guide after one particular period of time. The Sooner bought a reversal in the second in advance of a different Olivas escape for a 4-2 guide. Olivas escaped once again to start out the 3rd, but Jeffries experienced currently locked up the using time stage.
Justin Thomas, a different California Sooner, upended No. 19 Jacob Wright in the 157 bout to lock up the earn for OU. Thomas used a takedown for a 2-1 guide after Wright escaped to shut out the first. The Sooner opened period of time two on bottom and escaped to go up 3-1. Thomas extra a takedown in the 3rd for a 5-1 gain. Wright escaped once again, but Thomas gained a stage for using time to earn it 6-2.
Anthony Madrigal (133) endured a slim 2- decline to Gary Joint. Jeremy Thomas was defeated by Isaiah Hokit 3- in the 165 bout.
At 184, Kayne MacCallum was defeated by Jackson Hemauer 9-1. Heavyweight Jake Boyd was pinned by AJ Nevills.
The Sooners shut out the regular time at residence with South Dakota Condition on Feb. 22 inside of Lloyd Noble Middle, adopted by North Dakota Condition on Feb. 24 at McCasland Subject Dwelling.
The South Dakota Condition match is alumni evening. Previous Sooners will be honored on the mat for the duration of intermission. Alumni should RSVP to Kala Ibarra ([email protected]) for extra details.
The Sooners will honor seniors Davion Jeffries, Reece Henry, Kayne MacCallum, Jake Rubio, Jared Schieber and Noah Teaney prior to the beginning of the North Dakota Condition match in the class’ closing contest in Norman.