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114th Annual EIWA Championships

Wrestling Tournament
@ David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex, Hoftstra University (Hempstead, New York)
Saturday-Sunday, March 3-4, 2018

Lehigh Back On Top
Lehigh Back On Top
The Mountain Hawks went 5-for-5 in finals bouts, claiming five individual champions for the first time since 2003, and after leading Cornell by a slim margin for most of the two-day event, it was the fourth individual title that sealed the deal. Lehigh finished with 164.5 points, to defeat the Big Red by 18.5 points. Shared by Lehigh Wrestling.

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Lehigh Back On Top

Varsity (Level: Collegiate, Style: Folkstyle)
Participating Teams
American University [DC], Binghamton University [NY], Brown University [RI], Bucknell University [PA], Columbia University [NY], Cornell University [NY], Drexel University [PA], Franklin & Marshall College [PA], Harvard University [MA], Hofstra University [NY], Lehigh University [PA], Princeton University [NJ], Sacred Heart University [CT], U.S. Military Academy (Army) [NY], U.S. Naval Academy (Navy) [MD], University of Pennsylvania [PA]
Team Final
1. Lehigh University [PA]  164.5 points
2. Cornell University [NY]  146
3. Princeton University [NJ]  93
4. Drexel University [PA]  86.5
5. U.S. Naval Academy (Navy) [MD]  83
6. American University [DC]  66.5
7. Binghamton University [NY]  65.5
8. U.S. Military Academy (Army) [NY]  56.5
9. Columbia University [NY]  55.5
10. Brown University [RI]  50
11. Harvard University [MA]  49.5
12. University of Pennsylvania [PA]  48.5
13. Hofstra University [NY]  37
14. Bucknell University [PA]  32
15. Franklin & Marshall College [PA]  17.5
16. Sacred Heart University [CT]  2.5
Award Winners
Aggregate Pin Award: Ryan Preisch (Lehigh University [PA], 184 lbs)
Outstanding Wrestler Award: Ryan Preisch (Lehigh University [PA], 184 lbs)
Championship Final (1st)
125 lbs: Darian Cruz (Lehigh University [PA]) > Noah Baughman (Cornell University [NY]), DEC 1-0
133 lbs: Scott Parker (Lehigh University [PA]) > Chaz Tucker (Cornell University [NY]), DEC 2-1
141 lbs: Yianni Diakomilhalis (Cornell University [NY]) > Tyler Smith (Bucknell University [PA]), MD 17-9
149 lbs: Matt Kolodzik (Princeton University [NJ]) > Frank Garcia (Binghamton University [NY]), DEC 13-6
157 lbs: Markus Scheidel (Columbia University [NY]) > Mike D'angelo (Princeton University [NJ]), DEC 4-3
165 lbs: Jon Chavez (Cornell University [NY]) > Jonathan Schleifer (Princeton University [NJ]), DEC 10-4
174 lbs: Jordan Kutler (Lehigh University [PA]) > Jadaen Bernstein (U.S. Naval Academy (Navy) [MD]), DEC 2-0
184 lbs: Ryan Preisch (Lehigh University [PA]) > Max Dean (Cornell University [NY]), FALL 4:31
197 lbs: Ben Darmstadt (Cornell University [NY]) > Frank Mattiace (University of Pennsylvania [PA]), MD 10-0
285 lbs: Jordan Wood (Lehigh University [PA]) > Michael Hughes (Hofstra University [NY]), DEC 2-1
Consolation Final (3rd)
125 lbs: Zack Fuentes (Drexel University [PA]) > Gage Curry (American University [DC]), DEC 3-1
133 lbs: Austin Desanto (Drexel University [PA]) > Josh Terao (American University [DC]), DEC 10-8
141 lbs: Luke Karam (Lehigh University [PA]) > Nicholas Gil (U.S. Naval Academy (Navy) [MD]), DEC 1-0
149 lbs: Jared Prince (U.S. Naval Academy (Navy) [MD]) > Cortlandt Schuyler (Lehigh University [PA]), TF 16-1/6:16
157 lbs: Garett Hammond (Drexel University [PA]) > Lucas Weiland (U.S. Military Academy (Army) [NY]), DEC 5-3
165 lbs: Drew Daniels (U.S. Naval Academy (Navy) [MD]) > May Bethea (University of Pennsylvania [PA]), MD 10-2
174 lbs: Brandon Womack (Cornell University [NY]) > Ben Harvey (U.S. Military Academy (Army) [NY]), FALL 3:54
184 lbs: Steve Schneider (Binghamton University [NY]) > Michael Coleman (U.S. Naval Academy (Navy) [MD]), FFT 
197 lbs: Stephen Loiseau (Drexel University [PA]) > Jeric Kasunic (American University [DC]), DEC 3-2
285 lbs: Jeramy Sweany (Cornell University [NY]) > Garrett Ryan (Columbia University [NY]), DEC 5-4
Consolation Final (5th)
125 lbs: Joe Nelson (Binghamton University [NY]) > Trey Chalifoux (U.S. Military Academy (Army) [NY]), FFT 
133 lbs: Jonathan Gomez (Princeton University [NJ]) > Jacob Nicholson (Binghamton University [NY]), FFT 
141 lbs: A.J. Jaffe (Harvard University [MA]) > Zeke Salvo (Brown University [RI]), MD 18-7
149 lbs: Hunter Ladnier (Harvard University [MA]) > Michael Sprague (American University [DC]), DEC 7-3
157 lbs: Joe Velliquette (University of Pennsylvania [PA]) > Justin Staudenmayer (Brown University [RI]), FFT 
165 lbs: Gordon Wolf (Lehigh University [PA]) > Jon Viruet (Brown University [RI]), FFT 
174 lbs: Josef Johnson (Harvard University [MA]) > Tyrel White (Columbia University [NY]), DEC 3-2
184 lbs: C.J. Lafragola (Brown University [RI]) > Alex Deciantis (Drexel University [PA]), FFT 
197 lbs: Patrick Brucki (Princeton University [NJ]) > Chris Weiler (Lehigh University [PA]), DEC 9-6
285 lbs: Antonio Pelusi (Franklin & Marshall College [PA]) > Brett Dempsey (American University [DC]), DEC 2-1
Consolation Final (7th)
125 lbs: Nolan Hellickson (Harvard University [MA]) > Matteo Devincenzo (Princeton University [NJ]), FALL 5:27
133 lbs: Lane Peters (U.S. Military Academy (Army) [NY]) > David Campbell (Bucknell University [PA]), DEC 5-0
141 lbs: J.P. Ascolese (Columbia University [NY]) > Pat D'arcy (Princeton University [NJ]), DEC 7-1
149 lbs: Jacob Macalolooy (Columbia University [NY]) > Ryan Burkert (Hofstra University [NY]), DEC 4-1
157 lbs: Brock Wilson (Harvard University [MA]) > Tristan Rifanburg (Binghamton University [NY]), DEC 5-0
165 lbs: Ebed Jarrell (Drexel University [PA]) > Andrew Mendel (U.S. Military Academy (Army) [NY]), DEC 8-5
174 lbs: Austin Rose (Drexel University [PA]) > Sage Heller (Hofstra University [NY]), DEC 7-2
184 lbs: Joe Heyob (University of Pennsylvania [PA]) > Drew Phipps (Bucknell University [PA]), MD 13-5
197 lbs: Rocco Caywood (U.S. Military Academy (Army) [NY]) > Tucker Ziegler (Brown University [RI]), DEC 7-5
285 lbs: Christian Araneo (Princeton University [NJ]) > Ian Butterbrodt (Brown University [RI]), FFT 

Brackets (PDF)

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