Waynesburg rolls over Muskingum

NEW CONCORD, Ohio -- The Waynesburg University wrestling team received four forfeits and won five-of-six contested bouts en route to a 45-3 road win at Muskingum on Tuesday. It was the Yellow Jackets' fourth-straight victory.

Waynesburg (6-3) received forfeits at 125 and 133 pounds before junior Jake Vitolo won the first live bout of the night by 17-0 technical fall. Junior Chris Milligan stretched his team's lead to 21-0 with a 9-0 major decision triumph at 149 pounds.

After the visitors picked up their third forfeit of the night at 157 pounds, junior Sam Guidi recorded the only pin of the night, which came in just 49 seconds, at 165 pounds. Waynesburg continued to roll by picking up the final forfeit of the night at 174 pounds, making the score 39-0 Jackets.

Following seven bonus-point victories to open the match, the Jackets took two of the final three matchups of the evening, all of which ended in decisions. Senior 184-pounder Cameron Fine kept things going with a 5-2 win, before the Muskies (0-5) scored their only points at 197 pounds. Sophomore Greg Kumer wrapped up the Orange and Black win with a 6-0 decision at heavyweight.

Waynesburg wraps up the 2013 portion of its schedule this weekend, when it travels to Nashville, Tenn., to take part in the Gator "Boots" Duals. The Yellow Jackets will face off against some of the best Division III teams from the Midwest when they tangle with the Chicago, Elmhurst (Ill.) and the host team, Luther (Iowa).

125 Gordan Bieber (W) wins by forfeit 6-0
133 Filippo Crivelli (W) wins by forfeit 12-0
141 Jake Vitolo (W) 17-0 tech. fall Ben Barnhart-
Sullivan 17-0
149 Chris Milligan (W) 9-0 Maj. Dec. Jonathan Rau
gh 21-0
157 Shane Foster (W) wins by forfeit 27-0
165 Sam Guidi (W) Pin :49 Cole Vencill 33-0
174 Anthony Bonaventura (W) wins by forfeit 39-
184 Cameron Fine (W) 5, Malachi Blum 2 42-0
197 Luke Weber (M) 7, Dan Mahon 2 42-3
285 Greg Kumer (W) 6, James Keys 0 45-3


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