Wrestling Begins Conference Action at No. 4 Missouri
Old Dominion (1-2, 0-0 MAC) at No. 4 Missouri (6-0, 0-0 MAC)
Match Info – Saturday, Dec. 2 at 1PM ET
Location – Hearnes Center (Columbia, Missouri)
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COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Old Dominion wrestling team (1-2, 0-0) begins MAC action against No. 4 Missouri (6-0, 0-0) at 1PM ET in the Hearnes Center in Columbia, Missouri. The Monarchs are most recently coming off a loss to No. 6 NC State, 25-15.
On Thursday night, Kenan Carter recorded a win by decision over two- time NCAA Qualifier and No. 17 ranked Jamal Morris.
The Warm Up
- Caleb Richardson and Seldon Wright remain undefeated in dual action.
- Seldon Wright recorded his 50th career win on Thursday night against NC State’s Sam Melikian.
- True freshman Michael McGee recorded his 11th win as a Monarch and his fourth tech on Thursday night against NC State.
- The Monarchs led the No. 6 Wolfpack through five bouts.
- The last two dual matches against ranked opponents came down to the last match for the Monarchs
About No. 4 Missouri
Missouri remains undefeated in duals. Most recently, the Tigers defeated Virginia, 18-15 in Charlottesville. The Tigers have seven ranked wrestlers in their probable line up. At 174, No. 4 Daniel Lewis remains undefeated this season. Along with Lewis, No. 4 Jaydin Eierman and No. 2 Joey Lavallee are both undefeated through the 2017-2018 season.
Both teams enter their first match against a MAC opponent for the 2017-2018 season. Last year, Missouri came out victorious in the MAC Championships, while ODU finished in fourth.
The Tigers own the series mark over the Monarchs 11-0-1. The last meeting between the two was on November 13, 2016 where the Tigers defeated the Monarchs 36-3.
ODU vs. No. 4 Missouri
125: Steven Simpson or Michael McGee vs. No. 15 Barlow McGhee
133: Caleb Richardson vs. No. 8 John Erneste
141: No. 15 Alex Madrigal vs. No. 4 Jaydin Eierman or Nick Nasenbeny
149: Kenan Carter vs. No. 12 Grant Leeth or Alex Butler
157: No. 10 Larry Early vs. No. 2 Joey Lavallee or Luke Fortuna
165: Luke Drugac or Ben Schram vs. Connor Flynn
174: No. 20 Seldon Wright or Terrell Forbes vs. No. 4 Daniel Lewis
184: Antonio Agee vs. Canten Marriott or Wyatt Koelling
197: John D’Agostino or Noah Bushman vs. No. 3 Willie Miklus
HWT: Ali Wahab vs. Austin Myers or Rodrigo Diaz
The Monarchs return home to the Ted Constant Center on Tuesday, December 19 at 7PM for a MAC dual against Northern Illinois.