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NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships Running Notebook: Quarterfinals

Sammy Sasso advanced to the semifinals with a win over Yahya Thomas (Photo/Mark Lundy, Lutte-Lens.com)

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3:40 p.m. CT That concludes the quarterfinals. The running notebook will continue tonight with the semifinal matches, which are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. CT.

3:39 p.m. CT In the final quarterfinal match, No. 6 Gannon Gremmel (Iowa State) edged No. 14 Trent Hillger (Wisconsin), 2-1 in tiebreaker. He will face Parris tonight in the semifinals.

3:38 p.m. CT No. 1 Gable Steveson (Minnesota) is back in the semifinals after beating No. 9 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State) 9-4.

3:37 p.m. CT No. 2 Mason Parris (Michigan) rolled into the semifinals at 285 pounds with a 14-4 win over No. 7 Ethan Laird (Rider).

3:35 p.m. CT No. 5 Tony Cassioppi (Iowa) used a third-period takedown and ride out to help him defeat No. 4 Cohlton Schultz (Arizona State) 4-1.

3:25 p.m. CT 285 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Gable Steveson (Minnesota) vs. No. 9 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State)
No. 4 Cohlton Schultz (Arizona State) vs. No. 5 Tony Cassioppi (Iowa)
No. 6 Gannon Gremmel (Iowa State) vs. No. 14 Trent Hillger (Wisconsin)
No. 2 Mason Parris (Michigan) vs. No. 7 Ethan Laird (Rider)

3:21 p.m. CT True freshman A.J. Ferrari (Oklahoma State) is into the semifinals. The Texas native used a third-period reversal -- and a riding time point -- to help him edge No. 5 Jacob Warner (Iowa) 3-2. He will face No. 1 Amine tonight.

3:20 p.m. CT No. 1 Myles Amine (Michigan) snuck past No. 8 Stephen Buchanan (Wyoming) 7-6 in the quarterfinals. Amine, an Olympian, becomes a four-time All-American.

3:18 p.m. CT No. 6 Nino Bonaccorsi (Pittsburgh) knocked off No. 3 Kordell Norfleet (Arizona State) 4-1 to make the semifinals.

3:16 p.m. CT The No. 26 seed is into the semifinals at 197 pounds. Jake Woodley (Oklahoma) defeated No. 15 Michael Beard (Penn State) in the quarterfinals.

3:06 p.m. CT 197 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Myles Amine (Michigan) vs. No. 8 Stephen Buchanan (Wyoming)
No. 4 A.J. Ferrari (Oklahoma State) vs. No. 5 Jacob Warner (Iowa)
No. 3 Kordell Norfleet (Arizona State)vs. No. 6 Nino Bonaccorsi (Pittsburgh)
No. 15 Michael Beard (Penn State) vs. No. 26 Jake Woodley (Oklahoma)

3:02 p.m. CT Another freshman is into the semifinals at 184 pounds. True freshman John Poznanski (Rutgers) scored four points late to defeat No. 3 Lou DePrez (Binghamton) 8-4.

2:58 p.m. CT Freshman Parker Keckeisen (Northern Iowa), the No. 4 seed, remains undefeated on the season after defeating No. 5 Hunter Bolen (Virginia Tech) 4-2 in the second sudden victory period. He will face No. 1 Brooks in the semifinals.

2:52 p.m. CT No. 2 Trent Hidlay (NC State) joins brother Hayden (157) as a semifinalist. Trent topped No. 7 Brit Wilson (Northern Illinois) 3-1 in the quarterfinals at 184 pounds.

2:51 p.m. CT No. 1 Aaron Brooks (Penn State) claims a 9-4 win over No. 8 Taylor Venz (Nebraska) to reach the semifinals at 184 pounds.

2:43 p.m. CT 184 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Aaron Brooks (Penn State) vs. No. 8 Taylor Venz (Nebraska)
No. 4 Parker Keckeisen (Northern Iowa) vs. No. 5 Hunter Bolen (Virginia Tech)
No. 3 Lou DePrez (Binghamton) vs. No. 6 John Poznanski (Rutgers)
No. 2 Trent Hidlay (NC State) vs. No. 7 Brit Wilson (Northern Illinois)

2:40 p.m. CT No. 2 Demetrius Romero gives Utah Valley its second semifinalist as he shuts out No. 7 Kaleb Romero (Ohio State) 6-0 in the quarterfinals at 174 pounds. He becomes Utah Valley's fourth All-American ever.

2:39 p.m. CT Cal Poly has a semifinalist as No. 12 Bernie Truax (Cal Poly) knocks off No. 4 Mikey Labriola (Nebraska) 4-2 in the quarterfinals at 174 pounds.

2:37 p.m. CT No. 3 Carter Starocci (Penn State) reaches the semifinals as a freshman as he tops No. 6 Andrew McNally (Kent State) 6-3.

2:35 p.m. CT No. 1 Michael Kemerer (Iowa) rolls to a 13-4 major decision over No. 8 Daniel Bullard (NC State) to reach the semifinals at 174 pounds.

2:23 p.m. CT 174 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Michael Kemerer (Iowa) vs. No. 8 Daniel Bullard (NC State)
No. 4 Mikey Labriola (Nebraska) vs. No. 12 Bernie Truax (Cal Poly)
No. 3 Carter Starocci (Penn State) vs. No. 6 Andrew McNally (Kent State)
No. 2 Demetrius Romero (Utah Valley) vs. No. 7 Kaleb Romero (Ohio State)

2:20 p.m. CT No. 3 Jake Wentzel (Pittsburgh) punches his ticket to the semifinals with a 9-6 win over No. 6 Keegan O'Toole (Missouri).

2:19 p.m. CT No. 7 Ethan Smith (Ohio State) looked strong in picking up a 13-4 major decision over No. 2 Anthony Valencia (Arizona State). Valencia suffered an injury midway through the match but continued.

2:16 p.m. CT No. 8 Shane Griffith (Stanford) gets a takedown in sudden victory to stun No. 1 Alex Marinelli (Iowa) 3-1.

2:04 p.m. CT 165 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Alex Marinelli (Iowa) vs. No. 8 Shane Griffith (Stanford)
No. 3 Jake Wentzel (Pittsburgh) vs. No. 6 Keegan O'Toole (Missouri)
No. 2 Anthony Valencia (Arizona State) vs. No. 7 Ethan Smith (Ohio State)
*No. 5 Zach Hartman (Bucknell) by injury default over No. 4 Mekhi Lewis (Virginia Tech)

1:56 p.m. CT The second half of the quarterfinals will begin shortly. Just like last session, the quarterfinal matches will be on the middle four mats: 3, 4, 5 and 6.

11:33 a.m. CT The wraps up the quarterfinal matches in Session 3. We will be back for the quarterfinal matches in Session 4 at 2 p.m. CT.

11:32 a.m. CT No. 1 Ryan Deakin (Northwestern) had to dig deep to earn a victory. He trailed 4-3 late before picking up a takedown to defeat No. 8 Jared Franek (North Dakota State) 5-4.

11:31 a.m. CT No. 3 David Carr (Iowa State) gets a takedown in sudden victory to edge No. 6 Brayton Lee (Minnesota) 4-2 in the quarterfinals.

11:27 a.m. CT No. 4 Jesse Dellavecchia (Rider) moves into the semifinals after winning by injury default over No. 12 Brady Berge (Penn State). Dellavecchia scored a takedown in the first period before Berge sustained an injury and could not continue the match.

11:25 a.m. CT No. 2 Hayden Hidlay (NC State) built a 6-1 lead before pinning No. 23 Jacob Wright (Wyoming) to earn a spot in the semifinals. Hidlay is now a four-time All-American.

11:19 a.m. CT 157 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Ryan Deakin (Northwestern) vs. No. 8 Jared Franek (North Dakota State)
No. 4 Jesse Dellavecchia (Rider) vs. No. 12 Brady Berge (Penn State)
No. 3 David Carr (Iowa State) vs. No. 6 Brayton Lee (Minnesota)
No. 2 Hayden Hidlay (NC State) vs. No. 23 Jacob Wright (Wyoming)

11:18 a.m. CT No. 4 Boo Lewallen (Oklahoma State) survives another scare. He gets a takedown in sudden victory to defeat No. 12 Max Murin (Iowa) 6-4. He will face No. 1 Sasso in tonight's semifinals.

11:17 a.m. CT No. 1 Sammy Sasso (Ohio State) into the semifinals at 149 pounds after beating No. 25 Yahya Thomas (Northwestern) 8-3.

11:16 a.m. CT No. 3 Brock Mauller (Missouri) defeated No. 6 Bryce Andonian (Virginia Tech) 8-3 to lock up a spot in the semifinals at 149 pounds.

11:15 a.m. CT No. 2 Austin O'Connor (North Carolina) becomes a three-time All-American by beating No. 7 Jonathan Millner (Appalachian State) 5-2 to earn a spot in the semifinals at 149 pounds.

11:01 a.m. CT 149 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Sammy Sasso (Ohio State) vs. No. 25 Yahya Thomas (Northwestern)
No. 4 Boo Lewallen (Oklahoma State) vs. No. 12 Max Murin (Iowa)
No. 3 Brock Mauller (Missouri) vs. No. 6 Bryce Andonian (Virginia Tech)
No. 2 Austin O'Connor (North Carolina) vs. No. 7 Jonathan Millner (Appalachian State)

10:57 a.m. CT No. 4 Tariq Wilson (NC State) holds on to beat No. 21 Real Woods (Stanford) 3-1 and secure his spot in the semifinals against Eierman. The difference was a second-period takedown by Wilson.

10:55 a.m. CT No. 2 Nick Lee (Penn State) was dominant in picking up a major decision (11-3) over No. 10 Zachary Sherman (North Carolina) in the quarterfinals at 141 pounds. He will face Rivera tonight.

10:53 a.m. CT No. 3 Sebastian Rivera (Rutgers) advanced to the semifinals at 141 pounds with a 7-3 win over No. 6 Allan Hart (Missouri).

10:53 a.m. CT No. 1 Jaydin Eierman (Iowa) locks up a cradle and pins No. 9 Dresden Simon (Central Michigan) in the second period to advance to the semifinals at 141 pounds.

10:43 a.m. CT 141 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Jaydin Eierman (Iowa) vs. No. 9 Dresden Simon (Central Michigan)
No. 4 Tariq Wilson (NC State) vs. No. 21 Real Woods (Stanford)
No. 3 Sebastian Rivera (Rutgers) vs. No. 6 Allan Hart (Missouri)
No. 2 Nick Lee (Penn State) vs. No. 10 Zachary Sherman (North Carolina)

10:41 a.m. CT No. 4 Austin DeSanto (Iowa) was workman-like in picking up a 13-5 major decision over No. 5 Micky Phillippi (Pittsburgh) in the quarterfinals at 133 pounds. He will meet top-seeded Fix tonight in the semifinals.

10:39 a.m. CT No. 1 Daton Fix (Oklahoma State) gets the fall over No. 8 Chris Cannon (Northwestern) to advance to the semifinals. Fix led 7-2 in the third period before taking Cannon over for the fall.

10:38 a.m. CT No. 2 Roman Bravo-Young (Penn State) defeats No. 10 Louie Hayes (Virginia) 4-1 to move into the semifinals at 133 pounds.

10:36 a.m. CT No. 3 Korbin Myers (Virginia Tech) is the first semifinalist at 133 pounds as he edges No. 6 Matt Schmitt (Missouri) 1-0.

10:25 a.m. CT 133 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Daton Fix (Oklahoma State) vs. No. 8 Chris Cannon (Northwestern)
No. 4 Austin DeSanto (Iowa) vs. No. 5 Micky Phillippi (Pittsburgh)
No. 3 Korbin Myers (Virginia Tech) vs. No. 6 Matt Schmitt (Missouri)
No. 2 Roman Bravo-Young (Penn State) vs. No. 10 Louie Hayes (Virginia)

10:23 a.m. CT No. 7 Taylor LaMont becomes the third All-American ever for Utah Valley. He tops No. 2 Sam Latona (Virginia Tech) 7-4 to grab a spot in the semifinals at 125 pounds against Courtney.

10:19 a.m. CT No. 4 Drew Hildebrandt (Central Michigan) gets a takedown in sudden victory to pick up a 4-2 win over No. 5 Brody Teske (Northern Iowa) to reach the semifinals at 125 pounds. He will face Lee.

10:18 a.m. CT No. 1 Spencer Lee (Iowa) pulled away late to get a 10-2 major decision over No. 9 Devin Schroder (Purdue).

10:15 a.m. CT No. 3 Brandon Courtney (Arizona State) moves into the semifinals with a 4-2 win over No. 6 Jakob Camacho (NC State).

10:05 a.m. CT 125 quarterfinal matchups ...
No. 1 Spencer Lee (Iowa) vs. No. 9 Devin Schroder (Purdue)
No. 4 Drew Hildebrandt (Central Michigan) vs. No. 5 Brody Teske (Northern Iowa)
No. 3 Brandon Courtney (Arizona State) vs. No. 6 Jakob Camacho (NC State)
No. 2 Sam Latona (Virginia Tech) vs. No. 7 Taylor LaMont (Utah Valley)

10:04 a.m. CT At 165 pounds, No. 4 Mekhi Lewis (Virginia Tech) injury defaulted, so No. 5 Zach Hartman (Bucknell) is the first semifinalist.

10:02 a.m. CT Matches start at 10:07 a.m. due to TV. Quarterfinal matches will be held by weight class.

9:54 a.m. CT The quarterfinals will be on the middle four mats -- 3, 4, 5 and 6 ... with consolation matches on the other mats.

9:26 a.m. CT We will be providing a running notebook throughout the quarterfinals. Wrestling will begin at 10 a.m. CT.

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