Monday, January 20, 2014

Bearcats beat Drexel 22-18; HOME DUAL FRIDAY IN WEST GYM!

Junior heavyweight Tyler Deuel recorded a pin in the final match of the afternoon to give Binghamton wrestling (3-8) a comeback 22-18 win over host Drexel (4-11) Sunday afternoon from the Daskalakis Athletic Center.

Down 18-11 with two matches remaining, the Bearcats received a technical fall at 197 from senior Cody Reed, setting the stage for a winner-take-all bout at heavyweight. Deuel was up to the task, overpowering his Dragons for before ending the match with the second-period fall. Reed, who scored at will during his 24-8 win, posted his fifth consecutive win, as did Deuel, who raised his record to a team-best 20-5 overall, 9-2 in duals.

Junior 125-pound David White stretched his own win streak to eight with a 10-2 major decision. White is now 18-6 overall, 8-3 in duals. Also winning for the Bearcats were freshman 141-pound Nick Tighe and junior 157-pound Joe Bonaldi. Tighe picked up his 21st win of the season.

Binghamton returns home for three straight duals, beginning with a match against Old Dominion at 7 p.m. Friday at West Gym.  SEE YOU THERE!

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  1. Wow. way to go Tyler. Tighe is looking very good too. Congrats on the win Bearcats keep them coming.

    1. yes tyler is very good!... go bearcats... thanks for the blog updates.