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Wrestling Set for Road Trip to CMU, NIU

January 02, 2019
By ODU Athletics

Old Dominion (1-2, 0-1 MAC) at CMU (2-2, 1-0 MAC)
Match Info – Friday, January 4 at 7 p.m. ET
Location – McGuirk Arena (Mount Pleasant, Mich.)
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Old Dominion (1-2, 0-1 MAC) at NIU (2-5, 0-1 MAC)
Match Info – Sunday, January 6 at 2 p.m. ET
Location – NIU Convocation Center (DeKalb, Ill.)
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MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. – The Old Dominion (1-2, 0-1 MAC) wrestling team will travel to Central Michigan University on Friday (2-2, 1-0 MAC) and Northern Illinois on Sunday (2-5, 0-1 MAC) for a two-match weekend. Both duals will be streamed on ESPN+, a payed subscription service. 

Michael McGee, Sa'Derian Perry, Larry Early and Seldon Wright remain in the national rankings this week. The Monarchs have not seen dual action since their win over Northwestern on the road. 

About CMU
The Chippewas have one ranked wrestler in heavyweight Matt Stencel. Last season, CMU visited the Ted and topped ODU by a 23-13 score. At the time, the Chips were ranked 16th in the country as a team and won the last five bouts to win the match. CMU defeated Sunday's opponent, the Huskies by three points to open MACtion with a win. They currently sit in second in the MAC standings behind Missouri. CMU owns a 7-3-0 mark against the Monarchs and took the last three duals. 

Projected Lineups vs. CMU
125 #18 Michael McGee (ODU) vs. Drew Hildebrandt (CMU)
133 Kilian Cardinale (ODU) or Trevon Majette (ODU) vs. Brock Bergelin (CMU) or Deven Perez (CMU)
141 #11 Sa’Derian Perry (ODU) vs. Drew Marten (CMU)
149 Kenan Carter (ODU) vs. Dresden Simon (CMU)
157 #3 Larry Early (ODU) vs. Logan Parks (CMU)
165 Shane Jones (ODU) vs. Bret Fedewa (CMU) or Blake Montrie (CMU)
174 #20 Seldon Wright (ODU) vs. Collin Lieber (CMU)
184 Antonio Agee (ODU) vs. Jordan Atienza (CMU)
197 Tim Young (ODU) vs. Landon Pelham (CMU)
285 Will Hilliard (CMU) or Ali Wahab (CMU) vs. #18 Matt Stencel (CMU)
*Individual rankings taken from FloWrestling, Intermat, Open Mat and Trackwrestling.

About NIU
The Huskies sit in seventh in the MAC standings after falling to CMU in their MAC opener. Their two dual wins come to Harper College and Clarion University. NIU has one ranked individual in Brit Wilson at 174 pounds. ODU owns the all-time record with a 5-2-0 mark against the Huskies. 

Projected Lineups vs. NIU
125 #18 Michael McGee (ODU) vs. Bryce West (NIU)
133 Kilian Cardinale (ODU) or Trevon Majette (ODU) vs. Alijah Jeffery (NIU) or Drew West (NIU)
141 #11 Sa’Derian Perry (ODU) vs. Anthony Cheloni (NIU)
149 Kenan Carter (ODU) vs. McCoy Kent (NIU) or Nolan Baker (NIU)
157 #3 Larry Early (ODU) vs. Mason Kauffman (NIU)
165 Shane Jones (ODU) vs. Kenny Moore (NIU) or Caden McWhirter (NIU)
174 #20 Seldon Wright (ODU) vs. #11 Brit Wilson (NIU)
184 Antonio Agee (ODU) vs. Will Feldkamp (NIU) or Mike Aldrich (NIU)
197 Tim Young (ODU) vs. Ross Sealby (NIU) or Max Ihry (NIU)
285 Will Hilliard (ODU) or Ali Wahab (ODU) vs. Caleb Gossett (NIU)
*Individual rankings taken from FloWrestling, Intermat, Open Mat and Trackwrestling.

Voucher Books
The ODU Monarchs wrestling team wants you at their home matches this season! With the $25 2018-2019 Wrestling Voucher book, fans can use any of the 10 ticket vouchers included, for admission to any of the regular season matches at the Ted Constant Center. For More information or to purchase a season Ticket Voucher Book, please visit ynottix.com, the official online ticketing home of Old Dominion Athletics.

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