Bears Drop Pair at Lycoming

Bears Drop Pair at Lycoming

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa.—Coast Guard dropped both of its matches on the second day of the 25th annual Budd Whitehill National Duals at Lycoming.

The Bears lost to the College of New Jersey 28-14 and Heidelberg 23-14 to drop to 2-4 on the season.

In the first match of the day against College of New Jersey, Nate Giorgio and Mike Giorgio registered wins, Nate a 10-1 major decision at 133 and Mike a pin in just 3:22 at 141 as the Bears took a 10-6 lead.

Luke Taylor (174) won 11-0 and Mark Howard (Hwt.) won 14-5 for the only other wins in that match.

Taylor won by tech. fall 18-1 against Heidelberg while Mike Shermot won by injury default for the Bears.

TCNJ 28, Coast Guard 14
125: Kevin Churchill (TCNJ) by forfeit
133: Nate Giorgio (CG) maj. dec. Joey DiCarlo, 10-1
141: Michael Giorgio (CG) fall PJ Schmidt, 3:22
149: Dylan Thorsen (TCNJ) dec. Joe Kidwell, 10-5
157: Antonio Mancella (TCNJ) maj. dec. Ben Greene, 15-6
165: John Darling (TCNJ) dec. Mike Shermot, 7-2
174: Luke Taylor (CG) maj. dec. KC Murphy, 11-0
184: Brian Broderick (TCNJ) fall Marc Wagner, 2:51
197: Nathaniel Leer (TCNJ) fall Virgil Moreno, 1:03
285:  Mark Howard (CG) maj. dec. Jeff Furbish, 14-5

Heidelberg 23, Coast Guard 14
125: Double forfeit
133: Colin McDermitt (HU) tech. fall James Hegge, 15-0, 1:03
141: Chris Osborne (HU) dec. Mike Girogio, 11-6
149: Ian Gillespie (HU) dec. Joe Kidwell, 10-4
157: Aaron Banko (HU) SV-1 Ben Greene, 4-2
165: Mike Shermot (CG) inj. def. Justin Wharton
174: Luke Taylor (CG) tech. fall Jeremy Stepp, 18-1, 5:47
184: Marc Wagner (HU) dec. Brennan Kelly, 4-3
197: Andy Lovins (HU) fall Nolan Salyer, 1:11
285: Nino Majoy (HU) dec. Mark Howard, 4-1