ODU (Kevin Beazley and Jacob Henderson photo) hosted their Intrasquad matchups Wednesday night
ODU (Kevin Beazley and Jacob Henderson photo) hosted their Intrasquad matchups Wednesday night
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Mecate, Hayes Lead Wrestling in Intrasquad

October 30, 2013
By ODU Athletics

NORFOLK, Va. – The Old Dominion University wrestling team held their annual Blue-Silver Intrasquad scrimmage Wednesday night. The event featured nine different matchups.

With more than two hundred people in attendance Michael Hayes began the night with a 12-0 major decision over Nathan Coburn at 133 pounds. Hayes would then go on to compete against Scott Festejo and Hayes would pin him at 3:39.

Kevin Johnson earned a close 4-3 decision over Josh Clark in the 149 weight class. Johnson would go on to beat Alexander Richardson 2-0 via decision in an extremely close match.

Chris Mecate had no problems with Jacob Kingett winning an 8-2 decision at 141 pounds. Tristan Warner saw his first action since the start of 2012 and beat Devin Geoghegan 9-2 via decision.

165 pound redshirt junior Marcus Johnson won in a close 3-2 decision over redshirt sophomore Dillon Geoghegan. Johnson finally got the better of Geoghegan after the match went into a second thirty seconds of the tiebreaker. In the heavyweight class Matt Tourdot edged Lucas Ryan by a 2-1 decision.

One of the matchups of the night featured redshirt freshman Kevin Beazley against redshirt junior Jacob Henderson. In another very close finish Beazley won a 3-2 decision.


133 lbs: Michael Hayes by Maj. Dec. over Nathan Coburn – 12-0

149 lbs: Kevin Johnson by dec. over Josh Clark – 4-3

141 lbs: Chris Mecate by dec. over Jacob Kingett – 8-2

157 lbs: Tristan Warner by dec. over Devin Geoghegan – 9-2    

165 lbs: Marcus Johnson by dec. over Dillon Geoghegan – 3-2 tb. 1

197 lbs: Kevin Beazley by dec. over Jacob Henderson – 3-2 

285 lbs: Matt Tourdot by dec. over Lucas Ryan – 2-1

133 lbs: Michael Hayes by pin over Scott Festejo – 3:39

149 lbs: Kevin Johnson by dec. over Alexander Richardson – 2-0

Season tickets are still available for purchase. Please go to YNOTtix.com. Purchase your 2013 ODU Wrestling season ticket voucher book for only $25! Each voucher book contains 14 undated ticket vouchers good for any home wrestling match during the 2013-2014 season.

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*Check back later for a photo gallery of tonight's scrimmage.

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