The Vikings Shutout the Huskies on Senior Day, 41-0

The Vikings Shutout the Huskies on Senior Day, 41-0

CLEVELAND, OH - The Vikings hosted Bloomsburg in their final home dual of the 2014-15 season. The Vikings went on to shutout the Huskies 41-0 and improve their EWL record to 4-2. Cleveland State is tied for second place in the EWL. 

Before the match, seniors Ben Willeford and Matt Donohoe were recognized in their final home meet as Vikings. Each had a outstanding careers with Cleveland State.

EWL Wrester of the Week Alfredo Gray started off the Vikings to a good start with a 5-2 decision and a 3-0 lead. Mike Carlone followed with an 8-4 decision to extend CSU's lead, 6-0. At 149, Nick Montgomery defeated Kevin Laubach in a 6-1 decision to continue the Vikings shutout, 9-0. LaTrell Davis won his match in a 5-2 decision over Matt Hammerstone. Senior Matt Donohoe won his final match of his career as a Viking in a 9-3 decision. Gabe Stark pinned Auston Hummel just 1:45 into the match to give the Vikings a 21-0 lead. Xavier Dye won by technical fall after the first two minutes of the match, 16-1. That gave the Vikings a 26-0 lead. Nick Corba continued the streak with another win by decision, 8-3. At heavyweight, #15 Riley Shaw pinned Dominic Carfagno 27 seconds into the match. #15 Ben Willeford finished off the Huskies by pinning Jon Haas (4:40) in his final home match as a Viking. 

The Vikings will be back in action when they visit Gardner Webb in Boiling Springs, N.C. They will also wrestle Ohio University. Wrestling will begin at 11 a.m.


133- Alfredo Gray (CSU) dec. Andy Schutz (BU), 5-2 (CSU 3-0)

141- Mike Carlone (CSU) dec. Tanner Cahill (BU), 8-4 (CSU 6-0)
149- Nick Montgomery (CSU) dec. Kevin Laubach (BU), 6-1 (CSU 9-0)
157- LaTrell Davis (CSU) dec. Matt Hammerstone (BU), 5-2 (CSU 12-0)
165- Matt Donohoe (CSU) dec. Kurt Meske (BU), 9-3 (CSU 15-0)
174- Gabe Stark (CSU) pins Auston Hummel (BU), 1:45 (CSU 21-0)
184- Xavier Dye (CSU) tech. fall Brad Miccio (BU),16-1 (CSU 26-0) 
197- Nick Corba (CSU) Michael Mirra (BU), 8-3 (CSU 29-0)
285- #15 Riley Shaw (CSU) pins Dominic Carfagno (BU), 0:27 (CSU 35-0) 
125 -#15 Ben Willeford (CSU) pins Jon Haas (BU) 4:40, (CSU 41-0)