BLOOMSBURG, Pa.—The Arizona State wrestling team dropped a close match to No. 21 Bloomsburg, 18-15, on Friday night at the Nelson Field House.
ASU falls to 2-2 on the year in dual matches while Bloomsburg is now 1-1 on the season.
On the night, ASU picked up five wins, including redshirt junior Kyle Colling’s 3-0 heavyweight decision over Justin Grant, which puts him at 4-0 on the year in dual matches, the lone Sun Devil wrestler who is currently undefeated.
Sophomore Matt Kraus picked up a 10-6 decision over Matthew Rappo at 141 for three points for the Sun Devils, while fellow sophomore Ares Carpio took a 3-1 decision over Sean Boylan at 125.
At 157, redshirt junior Joel Smith came back from a third-period deficit to defeat Kevin Hartnett, 7-5. ASU’s fifth win of the night came from sophomore Wesley Moore, who picked up the 5-2 decision over Sam Shirey for his first dual win of the year.
Two of ASU’s losses came in the first period of sudden victory (133 and 174), and the Huskies picked up two major decisions on the night.
Up next, the Sun Devils will travel to Philadelphia for the Keystone Classic on Sunday, with the schedule beginning at 10 a.m. ET. Brackets will be updated throughout the day on PennAthletics.com, and the host school, Penn, will be tweeting updates via @2013 Keystone.
The Ivy League digital network has a subscription service and will be streaming from 3 p.m. ET through the conclusion of the event. Info here: http://tw01.trackwrestling.com/tw/dualmeets/DashboardFrame.jsp?TIM=1385161747727&twSessionId=xxnwotvwhjwfncm
125 – Ares Carpio (ASU) dec. Sean Boylan (Bloomsburg), 3-1
133 – Nick Wilcox (Bloomsburg) SV-1 over Coltin Fought (ASU), 8-6
141 – Matt Kraus (ASU) dec. Matthrew Rappo (Bloomsburg), 10-6
149 – Bryce Busler (Bloomsburg) maj. over Nathan Hoffer (ASU), 12-3
157 – Joel Smith (ASU) dec. Kevin Hartnett (Bloomsburg), 7-5
165 – Josh Veltres (Bloomsburg) maj. over James Brundage (ASU), 14-3
184 – Wesley Moore (ASU) dec. Sam Shirey (Bloomsburg), 5-2
197 – Richard Perry (Bloomsburg) maj. over Josh DaSilveira (ASU), 15-7
HWT – Kyle Colling (ASU) dec. Justin Grant (Bloomsburg), 3-0