Bulls Take Two of Three at SIU-Edwardsville Quad
SOURCE: ubbulls.com
January 30, 2021


EDWARDSVILLE, IL - After not competing for 28 days, the University at Buffalo wrestling team was back in action on Saturday at a quad dual hosted by SIU-Edwardsville. The Bulls competed against the host Cougars as well as Northern Illinois and Clarion.

The Bulls won two out of the three duals. They beat SIU-Edwardsville, 19-15, and Clarion, 29-7. UB dropped a 30-6 decision to Northern Illinois for its first loss of the season.

"With the long layoff I'm happy to go 2-1 this weekend," head coach John Stutzman said. "For many this was the first round trip of their careers. I am excited for these guys to continue to improve. I'm looking forward to next weekend."

Buffalo 19 SIU-Edwardsville 15

The Bulls rallied to defeat SIU-Edwardsville, 19-15, in the first dual of the day. Tristan Daugherty got the Bulls off to a good start with an 11-4 major decision over Austin Macias. The Cougars needed to forfeit the 133 bout and the Bulls jumped out to a 10-0 lead.

However, SIUE would win earn decisions in the next three duals to cut the UB advantage to 10-9. Noah Grover, earned an overtime win at 165 to stop the Cougars' run. The redshirt-junior got an early takedown in the overtime period to earn the 3-1 win.

The Bulls dropped the next two bouts and suddenly found themselves trailing, 15-13, heading into the final two matches.

Sam Mitchell put on a dominant performance in the 197 match, shutting out Austin Andres, 6-0, to give the lead back to UB, 16-15.

Toby Cahill slammed the door on the Cougars with a 4-1 decision over Aric Bohn in the heavyweight match.

125: Tristan Daugherty (Buffalo) def. Austin Macias (SIUE), 11-3
133: Tommy Maddox (Buffalo) won by forfeit
141: Saul Ervin (SIUE) def. Derek Spann (Buffalo), 5-1
149: Cardeionte Wilson (SIUE) def. Ben Freeman (Buffalo), 9-4
157: Justin Ruffin (SIUE) def. Michael Petite (Buffalo), 5-1
165: Noah Grover (Buffalo) def. Chase Diehl (SIUE), SV-1 3-1
174: Kevin Gschwendtner (SIUE) def. Jake Lanning (Buffalo), 6-1
184: Ryan Yarnell (SIUE) def. Giuseppe Hoose (Buffalo), 10-6
197: Sam Mitchell (Buffalo) def. Austin Andres (SIUE), 6-0
285: Toby Cahill (Buffalo) def. Aric Bohn (SIUE), 4-1

125: Exhibition: Jordan Reyes (Buffalo) def. Matt Malavsky (SIUE), 21-3 6:23
157: Exhibition: Hunter Shaut (Buffalo) def. Coleman Brainard (SIUE), 8-4
184: Exhibition: Sergio Villalobos (SIUE) def. Adam Daghestani (Buffalo), 14-6
285: Exhibition: Sam Schuyler (Buffalo) def. Tommy Helton (SIUE), 9-6

Buffalo 29 Clarion 7

The Bulls' second win came against Clarion in their third dual of the day. UB won its first six matches and never looked back.

Tristan Daugherty (125), Tommy Maddox (133), Derek Spann (141) and Ben Freeman (149) all earned decisions to give the Bulls a 12-0 lead. Michael Pettite earned a 14-4 major decision over Tate Ortz at 157 to extend the UB lead to 16-0.

Freshman Giuseppe Hoose earned his first collegiate win with an 8-4 decision over Max Wohlenbaugh in the 184 match. Sam Mitchell followed with his first career pin, earning the fall over Brett Wittmann early in the third period. Cahill closed out the win with a 10-1 major decision over Jackson Talbott.

125: Tristan Daugherty (Buffalo) def. Cam Butler (Clarion), 6-2
133: Tommy Maddox (Buffalo) def. Luke Mazzeo (Clarion), 8-6
141: Derek Spann (Buffalo) def. Kyle Schickel (Clarion), 8-3
149: Ben Freeman (Buffalo) def. Seth Koleno (Clarion), 6-2
157: Michael Petite (Buffalo) def. Tate Ortz (Clarion), 14-4
165: Kolby Ho (Clarion) def. Hunter Shaut (Buffalo), 14-5
174: Caleb Hetrick (Clarion) def. Jake Lanning (Buffalo), 5-4
184: Giuseppe Hoose (Buffalo) def. Max Wohlenbaugh (Clarion), 8-4
197: Sam Mitchell (Buffalo) pinned Brett Wittmann (Clarion), 5:31
285: Toby Cahill (Buffalo) def. Jackson Talbott (Clarion), 10-1

125: Exhibition: T.J. England (Clarion) def. Jordan Reyes (Buffalo), 4-3
149: Exhibition: Ty Raines (Buffalo) def. Lavinsky Collins (Clarion), 8-7
165: Exhibition: Eli Brinsky (Clarion) def. Noah Grover (Buffalo), 11-7
174: Exhibition: John Worthing (Clarion) def. Jay Nivison (Buffalo), 3-2
174: Exhibition: Ryan Warren (Buffalo) Jake Lanning (Clarion), 8-7

Northern Illinois 30 Buffalo 6

The Bulls got off to a promising start against Northern Illinois, winning two of the first three matches, but struggled the rest of the way. Daugherty, the only Bull to win all three of his matches on the day, earned a 6-4 decision over Lucian Brink in the 125 bout. Spann earned the Bulls' other win of the dual with a 7-0 decision over Caleb Brooks at 141.

125: Tristan Daugherty (Buffalo) def. Lucian Brink (NIU), 6-4
133: Bryce West (NIU) def. Tommy Maddox (Buffalo), 14-2
141: Derek Spann (Buffalo) def. Caleb Brooks (NIU), 7-0
149: Anthony Cheloni (NIU) def. Ben Freeman (Buffalo), 6-3
157: Anthony Gibson (NIU) def. Michael Petite (Buffalo), 5-4
165: Izzak Olejnik (NIU) pinned Noah Grover (Buffalo), 5:27
174: Mason Kauffman (NIU) def. Marcus Petite (Buffalo), 5-2
184: Brit Wilson (NIU) def. Giuseppe Hoose (Buffalo), TF 15-0
197: Gage Braun (NIU) def. Sam Mitchell (Buffalo), 6-2
285: Max Ihry (NIU) def. Toby Cahill (NU), 3-1

125: Exhibition: Jordan Reyes (NIU) def. Michael Kaminski (Buffalo), 16-5
149: Exhibition: Javion Jones (NIU) def. Ty Raines (Buffalo), 7-3
157: Exhibition: Hunter Shaut (Buffalo) def. Tristan Guaman (NIU), 5-2
285: Exhibition: Sam Schuyler (Buffalo) def. Johnny Shaffer (NIU), 12-3