WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - The Ohio Northern wrestling team defeated Williams (Mass.) and fell to No. 23-ranked Heidelberg on the final day of the two-day Lycoming (Pa.) Budd Whitehill Duals on Saturday.
The Polar Bears (7-5 overall) started the day with a 25-12 loss to #23 Heidelberg Saturday morning, then defeated Williams (Mass.) 30-20 Saturday afternoon.
Northern went 3-2 in the tournament to finish tied for 9th out of 20 teams.
ONU opened the dual meet tournament with a 27-18 loss to No. 14-ranked Johnson & Wales (R.I.) Friday morning, then responded with a 28-15 victory over RIT (N.Y.) Friday afternoon and a 36-17 victory over Alfred State (N.Y.) Friday evening.
Junior Cody Lovejoy and sophomore Tyler Gargano led the Polar Bears by posting 5-0 records during the tournament.
Lovejoy registered four pins and won once by forfeit and is now 17-1 on the year and Gargano (15-2) had five decisions to improve to 15-2 on the year.
The Polar Bears will resume tournament action on Thursday at 7:30 pm with a non-conference meet at Manchester (Ind.).
Ohio Northern 30, Williams (Mass.) 20
125 - Daniel Sedita (WC) won by forfeit
133 - Cole Cochran, (ONU) won by forfeit
141 - Carsopn Brooks (WC) pinned Cody Harting, 2:09
149 - Gennar Feucht (ONU) dec. Tim Garripoli, 3-1
157 - Jorge Lopez (WC) dec. Kyle Brezovec, 7-3
165 - Brandon Howes (ONU) pinned Kyle Gaffney, 4:12
174 - Tyler Gargano (ONU) dec. Martin Strenk, 12-7
184 - Christopher Chorzepa (WC) tech fall David Woolley, 16-0
197 - Michael Pawlitz (ONU) pinned Anthony Brooks, :47
285 - Cody Lovejoy (ONU) pinned Ben Wertz, 1:21
#23 Heidelberg 25, Ohio Northern 12
125 - Joe Brodman (Berg) won by forfeit
133 - Justin Kihn (Berg) dec. Cole Cochran, 6-2
141 - Ian Gillespie (Berg) dec. Cody Harting, 2-1 TB
149 - Damon Creek dec. Gennar Feucht, 1-0
157 - Aaron Banko (Berg) naj. dec. Kyle Brezovec, 10-2
165 - Colt Lovejoy (ONU) dec. Jeremy Stepp, 7-2
174 - Tyler Gargano (ONU) dec. Brennan Kelly, 9-6
184 - Richard Dowdley (Berg) dec. David Woolley, 7-3
197 - Jason Russell (Berg) dec. Michael Pawlitz, 4-1
285 - Cody Lovejoy (ONU) won by forfeit