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Monarchs Head to Ohio for MAC Dual Finale

February 06, 2019
By ODU Athletics

Old Dominion (7-5, 4-2 MAC) at Ohio (5-4, 3-1 MAC)
Match Info – Friday, Feb. 8 at 7 p.m.
Location – Convocation Center (Athens, Ohio)
Follow – Twitter | ESPN+ 

ATHENS, Ohio – The Old Dominion (7-5, 4-2 MAC) wrestling team is set to travel to Ohio to take on the Bobcats (5-4, 3-1 MAC) on Friday, Feb. 8 at 7 p.m. The match will be streamed on ESPN+, a paid subscription service. 

ODU is coming off back-to-back wins to close out January. The Monarchs currently have three wrestlers in the national rankings in Michael McGee, Sa'Derian Perry and Larry Early. McGee is 11-0 in duals and has a 21-4 overall record. 

About Ohio
The Bobcats are second in the league standings with a 3-1 mark. Their only conference loss comes to Missouri by a 30-12 score. The Monarchs are 4-2-0 against Ohio. In the February MAC rankings, Ohio sits in third behind Missouri and the Monarchs. 

Ohio has three nationally ranked individuals in Shakur Laney, Cameron Kelly and Zac Carson. All three wrestlers are NCAA Qualifiers. 

Probable Lineups
125 #17 Michael McGee (ODU) vs. #21 Shakur Laney (Ohio) or Trevor Giallombardo (Ohio)
133 Trevon Majette (ODU) or Steven Simpson (ODU) vs. Mario Guillen (Ohio)
141 #9 Sa'Derian Perry (ODU) vs. #18 Cameron Kelly (Ohio)
149 Kevin Budock (ODU) or Kenan Carter (ODU) vs. Alec Hagan (Ohio) or Kade Kowalski (Ohio)
157 #6 Larry Early (ODU) vs. #20 Zac Carson (Ohio)
165 Shane Jones (ODU) vs. Colt Yinger (Ohio)
174 Luke Drugac (ODU) vs. Logan Stanley (Ohio)
184 Dean Drugac (ODU) vs. Jake Walker (Ohio)
197 Tim Young (ODU) vs. Aaron Naples (Ohio)
285 Ali Wahab (ODU) vs. Zack Parker (Ohio)

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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