Wrestling

    Indiana Wins 3-of-3 at Hoosier Duals

    Go Hoosiers! Ryan LeBlanc ran his team-high season win total to 14 with a trio of victories at the Hoosier Duals
    Go Hoosiers!
    Ryan LeBlanc ran his team-high season win total to 14 with a trio of victories at the Hoosier Duals
    Go Hoosiers!

    Nov. 26, 2011

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The Indiana University wrestling team (6-0) swept a multi-dual competition for the second consecutive weekend on Saturday, picking up three wins at the 2011 Hoosier Duals. The Cream and Crimson took down Northern Illinois (3-2), Campbell (4-4) and SIU-Edwardsville (0-3) by a combined score of 80-34 (27-15, 31-7, 22-12).

    Indiana went unbeaten in four weight classes, getting 3-0 showings from Taylor Walsh, (149 lbs), Ryan LeBlanc (174 lbs) and Matt Powless (197 lbs); while Mitchell Richey and Matt Ortega combined for a 3-0 day at 141 pounds.

    LeBlanc (14-3) increased his team-high season wins total to 14 victories, including a pair of major decisions on Saturday. Walsh (13-2) was IU's top team-points contributor, however, posting a fall, major decision and decision to provide 13 team points for the Cream and Crimson. The Richey/Ortega tandem was responsible for 13 team points as well. Powless (10-0) rounded out the unbeatens with two decisions and a major.


    COMPLETE RESULTS

    ROUND ONE:

    Indiana 27, SIUE 15
    125 lbs- Zach Zimmer (IU) dec. Patrick Myers (SIUE), 7-5; Team Score: 3-0
    133 lbs- Brendan Murphy (SIUE) pins Joe Duca (IU), 1:23; TS: 3-6
    141 lbs- Mitchell Richey (IU) pins Logun Taylor (SIUE), 1:00; TS: 9-6
    149 lbs- #17 Taylor Walsh (IU) maj. dec. Dillon Poussan (SIUE), 13-2; TS: 13-6
    157 lbs- Kyle Lowman (SIUE) pins Ryan Konz (IU), 6:14; TS: 13-12
    165 lbs- Sawyer Morris (IU) dec. Gabe Hocum (SIUE), 6-3; TS: 16-12
    174 lbs- Ryan LeBlanc (IU) maj. dec. Deshoun White (SIUE), 13-2; TS: 20-12
    184 lbs.- Cole Brandt (SIUE) dec. Cheney Dale (IU), 3-2; TS: 20-15
    197 lbs- #5 Matt Powless (IU) maj. dec. Josh Wood (SIU), 17-7; 24-15
    285 lbs.- Jowan Gill (IU) dec. Cole Rogers (SIUE), 3-1; TS: 27-15

     

     

    Northern Illinois 22, Campbell 14
    125 lbs- Nick Smith (NIU) maj. dec. Josh Fisher (CU), 12-3; Team Score: 4-0
    133 lbs- Rob Jillard (NIU) dec. Jordan Tolbert (CU), 10-3; TS: 7-0
    141 lbs- Shawn Fayette (NIU) dec. Joey Rizzolino (CU), 4-1; TS: 10-0
    149 lbs- Mark Hartenstine (CU) maj. dec. Tyler Argue (NIU), 12-1; TS: 10-4
    157 lbs- Tyler Loethn (NIU) dec. Ryan Krecker (CU), 4-0; TS: 13-4
    165 lbs- Nick Rex (CU) dec. Matt Mougin (NIU), 4-2 (SV1); TS: 13-7
    174 lbs- James Cook (CU) maj. dec. Caleb Busso (NIU), 11-3; TS: 13-11
    184 lbs- Brad Dieckhaus (NIU) pins Teshaun Johnson (CU), 3:24; TS: 19-11
    197 lbs- John Weakley (CU) dec. Arber Bebo (NIU), 8-2; TS: 19-14
    285 lbs- Jarred Torrence (NIU) dec. Joe Nolan (CU), 5-2; TS: 22-14

    ROUND TWO:

    Indiana 31, Campbell 7
    125 lbs- Zach Zimmer (IU) dec. Josh Fisher (CU), 7-6; Team Score: 3-0
    133 lbs- Joe Duca (IU) dec. Jordan Tolbert (CU)), 4-2 (SV1); TS: 6-0
    141 lbs- Matt Ortega (IU) maj. dec. Joey Rizzolino (CU), 14-4; TS: 10-0
    149 lbs- #17 Taylor Walsh (IU) dec. Mark Hartenstine (CU), 6-2; TS: 13-0
    157 lbs- Ryan Konz (IU) wins by forfeit; TS: 19-0
    165 lbs- Nick Rex (CU) dec. Sawyer Morris (IU), 4-2; TS: 19-3
    174 lbs- Ryan LeBlanc (IU) dec. James Cook (CU), 8-3; TS: 22-3
    184 lbs-Cheney Dale (IU) pins TeShaun Johnson (CU) in 6:22; TS: 28-3
    197 lbs- No. 5 Matt Powless (IU) dec. John Weakley (CU), 8-6; TS: 31-3
    285 lbs- Joe Nolan (CU) dec. Jowan Gill (IU), 4-3 (OT4); TS: 31-7

    Northern Illinois 25, SIUE 7
    125 lbs- Nick Smith (NIU) dec. Patrick Myers (SIUE), 6-1; Team Score: 3-0
    133 lbs-Rob Jillard (NIU) dec. Brendan Murphy (SIUE), 7-6; TS: 6-0
    141 lbs- Shawn Fayette (NIU) dec. Logun Taylor (SIUE), 7-3; TS: 9-0
    149 lbs- Tyler Argue (NIU) dec. Dillon Poussan (SIUE), 5-1; TS: 12-0
    157 lbs- Tyler Loethen (NIU) dec. Steve Ross (SIUE), 6-4; TS: 15-0
    165 lbs- Gabe Hocum (SIUE) dec. Matt Mougin NIU), 8-6; TS: 15-3
    174 lbs- Caleb Busson (NIU) dec. Deshoun White (SIUE), 3-1 (ot); TS: 18-3
    184 lbs- Brad Dieckhaus (NIU) maj. dec. Cole Brandt (SIUE), 10-0; TS: 22-3
    197 lbs- Josh Wood (SIUE) maj. dec. Shane Rosenberry (NIU), 12-4; TS: 22-7
    285 lbs- Jared Torrence (NIU) dec. Cole Rogers (SIUE), 8-3; TS: 25-7

    ROUND THREE:

    Indiana 22, Northern Illinois 12
    125 lbs- Nick Smith (NIU) dec. Zach Zimmer (IU), 5-2; Team Score: 3-0
    133 lbs- Joe Duca (IU) dec. Rob Jillard (NIU), 4-3 (OT3); TS: 3-3
    141 lbs- Mitchell Richey (IU) dec. Shawn Fayette (NIU), 9-6; TS: 3-6
    149 lbs- No. 17 Taylor Walsh (IU) pins Tyler Argue (NIU) in 1:09; TS: 3-12
    157 lbs- Tyler Loethen (NIU) dec. Ryan Konz (IU), 8-2; TS: 6-12
    165 lbs- Dan Burk (NIU) dec. Sawyer Morris (IU), 5-4; TS: 9-12
    174 lbs- Ryan LeBlanc (IU) maj. dec. Caleb Busson (NIU), 11-1; TS: 9-16
    184 lbs- Brad Dieckhaus (NIU) dec. Cheney Dale (IU), 8-2; TS: 12-16
    197 lbs- No. 5 Matt Powless (IU) dec. Arber Bebo (NIU), 15-8; TS: 12-19
    285 lbs- Jowan Gill (IU) dec. Jared Torrence (NIU), 3-1 (SV1); TS: 12-22

    Campbell 21, SIUE 10
    125 lbs- Josh Fisher (CU) dec. Patrick Myers (SIUE), 10-8; Team Score: 3-0
    133 lbs- Brendan Murphy (SIUE) dec. Jordan Tolbert (CU), 2-0; TS: 3-3
    141 lbs- Logun Taylor (SIUE) dec. Joey Rizzolino (CU), 5-3; TS: 3-6
    149 lbs- Mark Hartenstine (CU) maj. dec. Dillon Poussan (SIUE), 9-1; TS: 6-6
    157 lbs- Ryan Krecker (CU) dec. Steve Ross (SIUE), 6-4; TS: 9-6
    165 lbs- Nick Rex (CU) dec. Gabe Hocum (SIUE), 9-3; TS: 12-6
    174 lbs- James Cook (CU) dec. Deshoun White (SIUE), 4-0; TS: 15-6
    184 lbs- Cole Brandt (SIUE) maj. dec. TeShaun Johnson (CU), 11-3; TS: 15-10
    197 lbs- John Weakley (CU) dec. Josh Wood (SIUE), 8-5; TS: 18-10
    285 lbs- Joe Nolan (CU) dec. Cole Rogers (SIUE), 4-0; TS: 21-10


    The Hoosiers will return to competition in tournament format, heading west to the wrestle in the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational on Dec. 2-3.

    NEWS & NOTES
    Matt Powless and Taylor Walsh are ranked nationally by Intermat, slotted No. 5 and No. 17, respectively
    • Powless (10-0) and Mitchell Richey (2-0) remain undefeated on the season
    • Richey made his 2011-12 debut at the Hoosier Duals, returning from an early-season ankle injury

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