The University of Findlay wrestling team, ranked 16th in the nation, dropped their first dual match of the season by a score of 42-6 against #8 Pitt-Johnstown on Nov. 13 in Johnstown, Pa.
The Roughnecks forfeited four weight classes in the match and received victories from Jared VanVleet and Tyler Beck.
VanVleet won his 141-pound bout against Luke Palamides by a 6-5 decision while Beck also won by decision, 5-3 over Zak Newton at 197.
125 lbs. #7 Dave Fogle (UPJ) won by forfeit
133 lbs. Evan Link (UPJ) won by forfeit
141 lbs. Jared VanVleet (UF) dec. Luke Palamides (UPJ) 6-5
149 lbs. Dave Cawley (UPJ) won by forfeit
157 lbs. Sam Molina (UPJ) dec. Dalton Nicely (UF) 13-11 OT
165 lbs. Gary Lantz (UPJ) fall Bradley Metz (UF) 2:51
174 lbs. Nikos Garafola (UPJ) won by forfeit
184 lbs. #2 Travis McKillop (UPJ) dec. Adam Walters (UF) 3-2
197 lbs. Tyler Beck (UF) dec. Zak Newton (UPJ) 5-3
285 lbs. #8 Josh Duplin (UPJ) fall Cody Hogston (UF) :32
The Roughnecks will return to the mat again on Nov. 16 at the Eastern Michigan Duals in Ypsilanti, Mich.