PLATTEVILLE, Wis. -- The University of Wisconsin Eau Claire Wrestling team got a dominating win over UW-Platteville Thursday night, winning 32-12.
It was a full team effort with the Blugolds getting wins by Scott Worlund (Jr.- Pittsville, WI) with his defeat over Zachary Blizzard by a 8-2 decision and Nathaniel Behnke (Sr.- Bruce, WI) over Zachary Shuler by fall (0:50).
Also recording wins were Robert Rocole (Jr.- Lakewood, WI/Wabeno) over Jacob Somann by a 9-0 major decision and Roy Munroe (Sr.- Cadott, WI) with a defeat of Mason Bohm by fall (3:37)
Matthew Laugen (Jr.- Fergus Falls, MN/Kennedy) helped the Blugolds finish strong with a 5-1 over win over Isaac Brosinskii as Justin Karkula (Jr.- Oshkosh, WI/West) capped the night with a defeat of D'Andre Johnson by 14-4 major decision.
The Blugolds return to action when they host the Don Parker Open on February 6.
157: Robert Rocole (UWEC) over Jacob Somann (UWP) - MD, 9-0 0 4
165: Michael Belanger (UWP) over Ryan Behnke (UWEC) - Dec., 7-1 3 0
174: Matthew Laugen (UWEC) over Isaac Brosinskii (UWP) - TB-1, 5-1 0 3
184: Grant Wedepohl (UWP) over Jeremy Amundson (UWEC) - Fall, 4:07 6 0
197: Bryant Etherton (UWP) over Cecil Philson (UWEC) - Dec., 8-4 3 0
285: Justin Karkula (UWEC) over D'Andre Johnson (UWP) - MD, 14-4 0 4
125: Zackary Sirny (UWEC) win - forfeit 0 6
133: Scott Worlund (UWEC) over Zachary Blizzard (UWP) - Dec., 8-2 0 3
141: Nathaniel Behnke (UWEC) over Zachary Schuler (UWP) - Fall, 0:50 0 6
149: Roy Munroe (UWEC) over Mason Bohm (UWP) - Fall, 3:37 0 6