Bakersfield, Calif.—The Arizona State wrestling team rounded out the Pac-12 slate with a 22-15 win over CSU Bakersfield on Sunday night at the Icardo Center.
ASU improves to 9-7 on the year with a mark of 4-1 in Pac-12 action, while the Roadrunners fall to 6-8 overall, 1-4 in league.
At heavyweight, Chace Eskam started off the dual with his second win of the weekend, a 3-2 decision over Sam Cervantes. Ares Carpio followed with a 21-9 major decision over Matt Correa at 125.
The Roadrunners came back with a pair of decisions at 133 and 149, and a pin at 141 to take a 12-7 advantage over ASU.
At 157, Joel Smith picked up his second major decision of the weekend, 18-6, over Spencer Hill, and Nick Rex followed with a 7-4 decision over David Meza at 165 to give ASU a 14-12 lead.
CSUB went up, 15-14, with a 1-0 decision at 174 before Blake Stauffer picked up five team points for ASU with an 18-3 tech fall win over Sean Pollock at 184.
At 197, Wesley Moore rounded out the ASU scoring, securing the victory with a 12-6 decision over Ruben Franklin.
Up next, the Sun Devils will round out the dual slate with a trip to Stillwater, Okla., for a match with Oklahoma State on Friday, Feb. 21 at 6 p.m. MT.
Arizona State 22, CSU Bakersfield 15
HWT: Chace Eskam (ASU) def. Sam Cervantes (CSUB): Dec 3-2
125: Ares Carpio (ASU) def. Matt Correa (CSUB): Major 21-9
133: Jose Mendoza (CSUB) def. Cord Coronado (ASU): Dec 7-0
141: Ian Nickell (CUSB) def. Matt Kraus (ASU): Fall 5:47
149: Dalton Kelly (CSUB) def. Preston McCalmon (ASU): Dec 2-0
157: Joel Smith (ASU) def. Spencer Hill (CSUB): Major 18-6
165: Nick Rex (ASU) def. David Meza (CSUB): Dec 7-4
174: Bryce Hammon (CSUB) def. Ray Waters (ASU): Dec 1-0
184: Blake Stauffer (ASU) def. Sean Pollock (CSUB): Tech 18-3
197: Wesley Moore (ASU) def. Ruben Franklin (CSUB): 12-6