Beavers Rout Northern Colorado 40-6
Oregon State Athletic Communications
Greeley, Colo. – The Oregon State wrestling team remained undefeated on Friday with a 40-6 victory at Northern Colorado in the opening dual of a two-match road trip.
The 20th-ranked Beavers (6-0) won 8 of 10 bouts and earned bonus points in each victory in dispatching the Bears. They stretched their winning streak to nine consecutive duals over the past two seasons.
Jack Hathaway (133), Devin Reynolds (141) and Seth Thomas (165) all pinned their opponent. Alex Elder (157) and Taylor Meeks (184) won by technical fall and Ronnie Bresser (125), Abraham Rodriguez (149) and Joe Latham (174) each earned major decisions.
“We wrestled well and wrestled aggressively,” OSU coach Jim Zalesky said. “It was nice to get bonus points in every weight class we won.”
The Beavers conclude the road trip on Sunday with a 10 a.m. dual at South Dakota State.
OSU's next home match is Feb. 7 Senior Night bout against Cal Poly, starting at 7 p.m. Seniors Brian Engdahl, Latham, Meeks, Kurtis Ramsay, Patrick Rollins and Nick Schlager will be honored before the match.
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Oregon State 40, Northern Colorado 6
125: Ronnie Bresser (OSU) major dec. Trey Andrews (UNC), 16-6
133: Jack Hathaway (OSU) pinned Abe Fox (UNC), 2:00
141: Devin Reynolds (OSU) pinned Ben Polkowske (UNC), 6:27
149: Abraham Rodriguez (OSU) major dec. Kyle Rodriguez (UNC), 20-7
157: Alex Elder (OSU) tech, fall Tyler Kinn (UNC), 16-0
165: Seth Thomas (OSU) pinned Mitchell Polkowske (UNC), 6:42
174: Joe Latham (OSU) major dec. Josh Van Tine (UNC), 12-2
184: Taylor Meeks (OSU) tech. fall Keith Johnson (UNC), 18-2
197: Trent Noon (UNC) dec. Cody Crawford (OSU), 3-1
Hwt.: Brian Macchione (UNC) dec. Nate Keeve (OSU), 3-1