Monarch Wrestling Cruises to 57-0 Victory Over Delaware State
By ODU Athletics
Feb. 22, 2004
NORFOLK, VA -The Old Dominion wrestling team dominated their final home meet of the season, defeating the injury-riddled Delaware State Hornets 57-0 Sunday afternoon at the ODU Fieldhouse. Seniors Derrell Lorthridge (Wilmington, DE/Hwt), by a forfeit; Jesse Pearce (Norfolk, VA/165) by a pin (5:52); and Dennis Whitby (Lanoke Harbor, NJ/149) by a pin (0:57) all won their final home matches of their career. Chris Buckner (Chesapeake, VA/133) defeated Jerry Davis by a 17-0 tech fall, while Jason Earnhardt (Yorktown, VA) won over Walter Robeson with a 14-3 major decision.
Matt Ulrey (Commerce, MI) earned a pin over Marco Hall (1:53) in the 174 weight class, Adam Wright (Dayton, VA/184) defeated David Mears with a pin (3:33) and John Dolida, in the 197 weight class, defeated Joshua Keitt by a fall (1:07). Jared Smith (Newport News, VA/125) and Mike Davis (Herndon, VA/157) both won their matches by forfeit. The Monarchs close out their regular season Tuesday, February 24, against George Mason University, in Fairfax, VA.
Old Dominion 57, Delaware State 0
125: Jared Smith (ODU) wins by forfeit 6/0 133: Chris Buckner (ODU) TF 17-0 Jerry Davis (DSU) 11/0 141: Jason Earnhardt (ODU) MD 14-3 Walter Robeson (DSU) 15/0 149: Dennis Whitby (ODU) F 0:57 Grant Gray (DSU) 21/0 157: Mike Davis (ODU) wins by forfeit 27/0 165: Jesse Pearce (ODU) F 5:52 Rashad Vance (DSU) 33/0 174: Matt Ulrey (ODU) F 1:53 Marco Hall (DSU) 39/0 184: Adam Wright (ODU) F 3:33 David Mears (DSU) 45/0 197: John Dolida (ODU) F 1:07 Joshua Keitt (DSU) 51/0 Hwt: Derrell Lorthridge (ODU) wins by forfeit 57/0