Wrestling: #5 Raiders Stopped at National Duals By #7 Baldwin Wallace

Seth Hayes (Photo by Jill Martin)
Seth Hayes (Photo by Jill Martin)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- No. 5 ranked Mount Union was defeated by No. 7 Baldwin Wallace, 25-18, at the National Wrestling Coaches Association National Duals Saturday at the Kentucky Expo Center.

The Purple Raiders (10-2) got wins in four of the 10 contested matches and two matches featured nationally ranked wrestlers on each side.

At 149 pounds, No. 3 ranked Luke Hernandez (Nashport / Tri-Valley) of Mount Union scored a 3-1 win over No. 4 ranked Stanley Bleich, while at 133 pounds, No. 10 ranked David Massey (Cuyahoga Falls / Woodridge) suffered a close 2-0 loss to No. 3 ranked Charlie Nash.

Mount Union's other wins came in a pin from Seth Hayes (Rootstown) at 125, a tech fall from Grant Martin (Hartville / Lake) at 285, a major decision from No. 4 ranked Jordin James (Bedford) at 141.

The Raiders next compete Friday, Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. in a dual meet at Ashland.

#7 Baldwin Wallace 25, #5 Mount Union 18

  • 125 - Seth Hayes (Mount Union) over Jack Stanley (Baldwin Wallace) Fall 3:47
  • 133 - #3 Charles Nash (Baldwin Wallace) over #10 David Massey (Mount Union) Dec 2-0
  • 141 - #4 Jordin James (Mount Union) over Aaron Kelly (Baldwin Wallace) Major Dec 12-3
  • 149 - #3 Luke Hernandez (Mount Union) over #4 Stanley Bleich (Baldwin Wallace) Dec 3-1
  • 157 - Dalton Leightner (Baldwin Wallace) over Jake Visintine (Mount Union) TF 22-4
  • 165 - Benjamin Hooff (Baldwin Wallace) over Dylan Miller (Mount Union) Fall 2:24
  • 174 - Lucas Salmon (Baldwin Wallace) over Conner Homan (Mount Union) Dec 8-5
  • 184 - Doug Byrne (Baldwin Wallace) over George Lassnick (Mount Union) Maj 13-2
  • 197 - #7 Zeckary Lehman (Baldwin Wallace) over Landon Talbert (Mount Union) Major Dec 15-2
  • 285 - Grant Martin (Mount Union) over Jarod Miller (Baldwin Wallace) TF 17-0