Nov. 20, 2010
ORLANDO, Fla. -
The Indiana University wrestling team improved to 3-0 with a pair of victories on Saturday at the Disney Duals in Orlando, Fla. Indiana defeated The Citadel, 34-7, and Columbia University, 22-15.
Half of the IU line-up went 2-0 on the day as five Hoosiers had their hand raised twice. Kurt Kinser tallied the most team points for the Cream and Crimson, recording back-to-back pins for 12 points. The combined time of his two first-period falls was 2:39.
Matt Powless, Ricky Alcala, Mitchell Richey and Paul Young joined Kinser as two-time victors.
Powless ran his unbeaten season record to 7-0 while Alcala and Young are each now 7-1 during the '10-11 campaign. True freshman Mitchell Richey has earned the start at 141-lbs. in each of the first three duals, arising victorious in each of them.
Indiana 22, Columbia 15
Indiana 34, The Citadel 7
184 lbs.- Eric Cameron (IU) maj. dec. over Justin Sparrow (CIT), 14-6
197 lbs.- Matt Powless (IU) maj. dec. over Kelby Smith (CIT), 14-6
285 lbs.- Ricky Alcala (IU) maj. dec. over Luke Johnson (CIT), 16-5
125 lbs.- Justin Brooks (IU) maj. dec. over Tyler Sim (CIT), 12-4
133 lbs.- Matt Ortega (IU) dec. over Richard Alarcon (CIT), 7-2
141 lbs.- Mitchell Richey (IU) pins Jordan Dix (CIT), 4:50
149 lbs.- Kurt Kinser (IU) pins Derek Royster (CIT), 0:37
157 lbs.- Paul Young (IU) dec. over Pierre Frazile (CIT), 7-2
165 lbs.- Turtogtokh Luvsandori (CIT) dec. over Ross Powell (IU), 13-8
174 lbs.- J.C. Oddo maj. dec. over Anthony Fretwell (IU), 9-0
184 lbs.- Nick Mills (CU) dec. over Eric Cameron
197 lbs.- Matt Powless
(IU) wins by forfeit
285 lbs.- Ricky Alcala
(IU) dec. over Kevin Lester (CU), 6-1
125 lbs.- Penn Gottfried (CU) dec. over Justin Brooks
133 lbs.- Kyle Gilchrist (CU) dec. over Matt Ortega
141 lbs.- Mitchell Richey
(IU) dec. over Josh Houldsworth (CU), 5-1
149 lbs.- Kurt Kinser
(IU) pins Steve Santos (CU), 2:02
157 lbs.- Paul Young
(IU) maj. dec. over Jake O'Hara (CU), 14-4
165 lbs.- Eren Civian (CU) dec. over Ryan Konz
174 lbs.- Stephen West (CU) dec. over Nick Avery
Indiana will host the Hoosier Duals next Saturday (Nov. 27) inside Assembly Hall starting at 9 a.m. The Hoosiers face off against UNC Greensboro, Old Dominion, Northern Illinois and the University of the Cumberlands in the four-match competition.