NORFOLK, Va. – The Old Dominion (8-6, 5-2 MAC) wrestling team dropped a 24-10 dual to Navy (6-2, 3-1 EIWA) on Monday night. Michael McGee, Larry Early and Ali Wahab picked up individual wins for ODU.
Opening the dual at 174, ODU faced three setbacks to trail 12-0. At heavyweight, Ali Wahab scored a takedown in the final seconds of overtime to pick up the first win for the Monarchs.
No. 17 Michael McGee earned a dominant 10-3 win over Jacob Allen to remain perfect in dual action. At 133 pounds, Trevon Majette fell to Casey Cobb.
In one of the most anticipated matches of the night, No. 9 Sa'Derian Perry suffered his second loss of the season to No. 17 Nicholas Gil by just one point. At 149 pounds, Kevin Budock and No. 18 Jared Prince were knotted 4-4 through two period. An escape and a takedown from Prince was the difference as Budock fell by A 7-4 decision.
No. 6 Larry Early picked up the final individual win for the Monarchs with bonus points over Quentin Hovis.
Box Score Attendance 599 Navy 24 ODU 10
174: Spencer Carey (Navy) dec. over Luke Drugac (ODU), 5-2 184: Anthony Cable (Navy) dec. over Dean Drugac (ODU), 4-2 SV-2 197: Joshua Roetman (Navy) fall over Tim Young (ODU), 2:47 285: Ali Wahab (ODU) dec. over Thomas Ott (Navy), 3-1 SV-1 125: #17 Michael McGee (ODU) dec. over Jacob Allen (Navy), 10-3 133: Casey Cobb (Navy) dec. over Trevon Majette (ODU), 4-0 141: #17 Nicholas Gil (Navy) dec. over #9 Sa’Derian Perry (ODU), 3-2 149: #18 Jared Prince (Navy) dec. over Kevin Budock (ODU), 7-4 157: #6 Larry Early (ODU) MD over Quentin Hovis (Navy), 12-3 165: Tanner Skidgel (Navy) dec. over Shane Jones (ODU), 2-0
Up Next ODU travels north to face American on Feb. 22 and Drexel on Feb. 24 to close out their regular season.
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