Wrestling Welcomes Navy for Final Home Dual
By ODU Athletics
NORFOLK, Va.- The Old Dominion (8-5, 5-2 MAC) wrestling team is set to take on the Naval Academy (5-2, 3-1 EIWA) on Monday Feb. 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Ted Constant Convocation Center for their Championship Effort match.
ODU is coming off a third straight win after a 16-15 victory over Ohio, which had to go into criteria. The Monarchs currently have three wrestlers in the national rankings in Michael McGee, Sa'Derian Perry and Larry Early. McGee and Early are coming off individual wins over ranked opponents at Ohio.
The Midshipmen are coming off a win against Drexel making them 5-2 overall. They are on a two-match win streak and are 2-0 on the road as they travel to ODU.
Last season, Navy defeated the Monarchs 26-8. They also own the all-time series with a 7-3-0 mark.
125 - #17 Michael McGee (ODU) vs. Jacob Allen (Navy)
133 – Trevon Majette (ODU) or Steven Simpson (ODU) vs. Casey Cobb (Navy)
141 - #9 Sa’Derian Perry (ODU) vs. #17 Nicholas Gil (Navy)
149 – Kevin Budock (ODU) or Kenan Carter (ODU) vs. #18 Jared Prince (Navy)
157 - #6 Larry Early (ODU) vs. Quentin Hovis (Navy)
165 – Shane Jones (ODU) vs. Tanner Skidgel (Navy)
174 – Luke Drugac (ODU) vs. Spencer Carey (Navy)
184 – Dean Drugac (ODU) vs. Anthony Cable (Navy)
197 – Tim Young (ODU) vs. Joshua Roetman (Navy)
285 – Ali Wahab (ODU) vs. Thomas Ott (Navy)
Pre Match Social
ODU will be hosting a pre match social for their final home match of the season before hosting the MAC Championships in March. The social will be located in the Big Blue Room one hour before the match begins.