McDaniel splits home tri-match with Scranton, Centenary

WESTMINSTER, Md. – Brock Glotfelty (Grantsville, Md./Northern Garrett) recorded a pair of victories to lead McDaniel to a 1-1 day in a tri-match with Scranton and Centenary in non-conference wrestling action on Saturday.

            The Green Terror (1-4) dropped a 26-9 decision to the Cyclones (4-2) before closing the day with a 35-14 victory over the Royals (1-8), who also fell to Centenary, 44-0.
            Glotfelty recorded a 7-2 victory against the Cyclones’ George Mack before earning a forfeit win to cap the victory over Scranton.
            Against Centenary, Zach Morris (Jefferson, Md./Brunswick) opened the match with a 2-1 win at 125 before the Cyclones reeled off wins in seven of the next eight matches.
            Zach Hetrick recorded the only other win for McDaniel – a 7-5 victory at 165.
            Trailing 5-4 after Sean Ensign (Westminster, Md./Westminster) took the 125 match 11-3 for McDaniel and James Roth won by technical fall at 133 for Scranton, Sean McGarry (Berlin, Md./Stephen Decatur) recorded a technical fall of his own at 141 (18-2) to give the Green Terror a 9-5 lead that it would not relinquish.
            Tom Boehm (Sea Cliff, N.Y./North Shore) recorded a pin in 2:10 at 149.
            After Mike Guenther won 7-4 at 157, Hetrick added an 18-2 third-period technical fall and Courtney Nightengale (Sublette, Kan./Cimmaron) recorded a pin to push the lead to 26-8 and secure the match.
            Will Yeo (Lexington Park, Md./Great Mills) rounded out the McDaniel winners with a 1-0 victory at 197.
            The Green Terror returns to action at the Citrus Duals on Dec. 29-30.
Centenary 26, McDaniel 9
125: Zach Morris (M) dec. Anthony Bachmann 2-1; 133: Jay-Anthony Giuricich (C) dec. Peter Caruso 3-0; 141: Dave Alsieux (C) maj. dec. Sean McGarry 16-3; 149: Jonathan Stillo (C) dec. Brent Lowe 6-5; 157: Owen Vernon (C) pinned Matt Peters 0:42; 165: Zach Hetrick (M) dec. Derek Schisler 7-5; 174: Matt Regan (C) dec. Courtney Nightengale 3-2; 184: JJ Mitchell (C) maj. dec. Ferris Bond 10-2; 197: Anthony Greene (C) dec. Will Yeo 4-2; HWT: Brock Glotfelty (M) dec. George Mack 7-2.
McDaniel 35, Scranton 14
125: Sean Ensign (M) maj. dec. Adam Gault 11-3; 133: James Roth (S) tech. fell Tim Hall 16-1 (2:44); 141: Sean McGarry (M) tech. fell Kevin Williams 18-2 (5:23); 149: Tom Boehm (M) pinned Paul Rajan 2:10; 157: Mike Guenther (S) dec. Matt Peters 7-4; 165: Zach Hetrick (M) tech. fell Michael Bonomo 18-2 (5:32); 174: Courtney Nightengale (M) pinned Matthew Terry 5:17; 184: Luke Genovese (S) pinned Ferris Bond 0:42; 197: Will Yeo (M) dec. Joe Williams 1-0; HWT: Brock Glotfelty (M) won by forfeit.