Buffalo bounces back with dominant win over Bloomsburg

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The University at Buffalo wrestling team rebounding from a tough weekend to defeat Bloomsburg, 28-10, on Thursday afternoon at Alumni Arena. With the win, the Bulls closed out the dual season with a record of 4-3.

The Bulls won three of the first matches to set the tone. Tristan Daugherty led things off a with an 11-4 major decision at 125. Daugherty had two takedowns and a two-point nearfall in the first period and never looked back.

Matt Ryan jumped out to a 6-0 lead over Josh Mason in the 141 match with a takedown and a four-point nearfall in the first period. However, after suffering a couple stall calls and a third-period takedown, Ryan was able to hold on for the 7-5 victory.

Ty Raines followed with a 13-5 major decision over Christian Gannonne at 149. Raines had two takedowns in the second period and three more in the third to cruise to the victory.

At 165, Noah Grover earned his second pin in his last three matches. The redshirt-junior was in control the entire match and was finally able to pin Matt Benedetti midway through the third period.

Giuseppe Hoose fell behind early but rallied to defeat Bruno Stolfi in the 184 bout. After falling being 5-3 after the first period, Hoose used a reversal and two takedowns in the second period to take a 9-7 lead after the second period. Another takedown in the third period sealed the win for the freshman.

Sam Mitchell earned his first tech fall of the season with an 18-3 win over Jake Marnell at 197. Mitchell needed only 4:52 to finish off Marnell.

Sam Schuyler closed out the victory with a 15-6 major decision over Jarett Walters in the heavyweight bout. Schuyler had six takedowns in the match to improve to 4-0 on the season.

"What a tough dual meet season for these guys," head coach John Stutzman said. "I'm happy to finish the year 4-3 while starting 4-6 freshman throughout. I'm excited to finish the season on a positive note. I appreciate everyone who helped us get to where we are."

125 - Tristan Daugherty (UB) won by decision over Bronson Garber (BU), 11-4
133 - Cole Rhone (BU) won by decision over Caleb Svingala (UB), 2-1
141 - Matt Ryan (UB) won by decision over Josh Mason (BU), 7-5
149 - Ty Raines (UB) won by major decision over Christian Gannonne (BU), 13-5
157 - Alex Carida (BU) won by decision over Michael Petite (UB), 3-1
165 - Noah Grover (UB) won by fall over Matt Benedetti (BU), 5:55
174 - Tanner Culver (BU) won by major decision over Jake Lanning (UB), 13-4
184 - Guiseppe Hoose (UB) won by decision over Bruno Stolfi (BU), 12-8
197 - Sam Mitchell (UB) won by technical fall over Jake Marnell (BU), 18-3 (4:52)
285 - Sam Schuyler (UB) won by major decision over Jarrett Walters (BU), 15-6

Extra Matches:
125 - Jordan Reyes (UB) won by decision over Bronson Garber
133 - Cole Rhone (BU) won by a fall in overtime over Tommy Maddox (UB), 7:20
133 - Antoine Allen (BU) won by major decision over Jimmy Ryan (UB), 11-2
141 - Josh Mason (BU) won by sudden victory over Matt Ryan (UB), 5-3
149 - Ben Freeman (UB) won by major decision over Vincenzo Micelle (BU), 10-2
157 - Alex Cardia (BU) won by decision over Hunter Shaut (UB), 3-0
165 - Jay Nivison (UB) won by decision over Matt Benedetti (BU), 10-4
174 - Marcus Petite (UB) won by decision over Tanner Culver (BU), 9-3
285 - Toby Cahill (UB) won by decision over Jarrett Walters (BU), 6-3


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