The University of Findlay wrestling team, ranked 20th in the nation, lost 29-16 to 17th-ranked Lake Erie College on Feb. 13 in Croy Gymnasium.
The Storm opened the match with a pin, but Josh Wimer countered with a pin of his own at 133 to make the score 6-0. The Storm then captured 141 before Nick Goebel and Joey White won back-to-back matches to five the Roughnecks a 13-9 advantage. The Roughnecks had to forfeit the 165-pound class and then continued to lose three straight before Luke Fleming earned the final victory for Findlay at 285.
#17 Lake Erie 29, #20 Findlay 16
125 – Forrest Glogouski (LE) fall Schuyler Phillips (UF), 4:57
133 – Josh Wimer (UF) fall Ian Ross (LE), 3:19
141 – Nick Boggs (LE) dec. Ryan Skonieczny (UF), 5-3
149 – Nick Goebel (UF) maj. dec. Chayse Csongedi, 18-7
157 – Joey White (UF) dec. Chris Baughman (LE), 15-10
165 – Matt Vandermeer (LE), forfeit win
174 – Nick Vandermeer (LE) dec. John Belcher, 6-0
184 – Zev Green (LE), tech fall Alec Bissell (UF), 15-0
197 – Evan Rosborough (LE) pin Gerald Beck (UF), 4:35
285 – Luke Fleming (UF) dec. Noah Hosking (LE), 4-2
The Roughnecks will battle Tiffin University tomorrow at 2 p.m. The match will take place at Findlay High School.