OCU women's team handles Missouri Baptist

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Oklahoma City University squashed Missouri Baptist 38-6 in its final home dual of the season Wednesday at Abe Lemons Arena.

The Stars, ranked No. 3 in the Women's College Wrestling Association, got pins from senior Kristi Garr, sophomore Shelby Morrison and sophomore Sherese Thomas and rolled past sixth-ranked Missouri Baptist. OCU is now 8-1 in duals this season.

Senior Brianna Rahall picked up a 9-2 decision over Anissa Rodriguez at 101 pounds and staked OCU to an early 3-1 lead.

At 109, Garr pinned Isabella Silva in 24 seconds and Morrison followed with a pin of Bree Rapoza at 116 to make the score 13-1 in favor of the Stars.

Beatrize Martinez
OCU got four consecutive technical falls from junior Brieana Delgado (130), senior Beatrize Martinez (136), senior Stephanie Geltmacher (143) and junior Demi Strub (155) and took a commanding 29-5 lead.

At 170, Thomas pinned Aylin Hernandez in 1:01 and extended OCU's advantage to 34-5.

Junior Heather O'Connor capped the dual with a 7-3 decision over Sharon Garcia at 191 to give the Stars the 38-6 victory.
OCU will return to action in the Raider Duals on Dec. 6 in Plainview, Texas.

101: Brianna Rahall, OCU, dec. Anissa Rodriguez, 9-2 (OCU leads 3-1)
109: Kristi Garr, OCU, pinned Isabella Silva, 0:24 (OCU leads 8-1)
116: Shelby Morrison, OCU, pinned Bree Raoza, 4:53 (OCU leads 13-1)
123: Montana Drum, MBU, dec. Tanalei Louis, 6-0 (OCU leads 13-4)
130: Brieana Delgado, OCU, tech. fall Sabrina Solis, 10-0 (OCU leads 17-5)
136: Beatrize Martinez, OCU, tech. fall Bernice Blanco, 12-2 (OCU leads 21-5)
143: Stephanie Geltmacher, OCU, tech. fall Forrest Molinari, 10-0 (OCU leads 25-5)
155: Demi Strub, OCU, tech, fall Karissa Avallone, 10-0 (OCU leads 29-5)
170: Sherese Thomas, OCU, pinned Aylin Hernandez, 1:01 (OCU 34-5)
191: Heather O'Connor, OCU, dec. Sharon Garcia, 7-3 (OCU wins 38-6)


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