Returners Lead Wrestling in Intersquad Match

October 24, 2010
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 24, 2010

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NORFOLK, Va. - Old Dominion University wrestling held its annual Blue/Silver intersquad match Sunday afternoon, with the returners leading the way, winning 10 of the 12 bouts.

Three-time CAA Champion James Nicholson won both of his matches to lead the way, while Matt Brunke, Brennan Brumley and Tristan Warner all delivered pins on the day.

Nicholson began the day with a 12-2 major decision over freshman Jerome Robinson.

Senior Joey Meztler followed with a 9-6 decision over Micah Blair while Dan Rivera was leading 9-4 over Adrin Taylor when the match was stopped due to injury.

Eric Dunnet, Billy Curling, Kyle Hutter, Jacob Henderson and Grant Chapman all picked up decisions on the afternoon.

The Monarchs begin regular-season action on Nov. 6 when they compete in the Hokie Open in Salem, Va.

Blue/Silver Results
125 - James Nicholson MD Jerome Robinson, 12-2
149 - Joey Metzler dec. Micah Blair, 9-6
157 - Matt Brunke Fall Rodin Ndandula, 6:36
165 - Dan Rivera Inj. Def. Adrin Taylor (9-4 Rivera at time of stoppage)
125 - Eric Dunnet dec. Jerome Robinson, 5-0
174 - Billy Curling dec. Marcus Johnson, 7-0
133 - Kyle Hutter dec. Justin LaValle , 3-1
141 - Brennan Brumley Fall Scott Festejo, 2:51
197 - Jacob Henderson dec. Eric Bach, 4-2
285 - Grant Chapman dec. Matt Tourdot, 2-1
149 - Joey Metzler dec. Chad Lowman, 4-2
174 - Tristan Warner Fall Billy Curling, 3:22
125 - James Nicholson MD Eric Dunnet, 10-2