Goebel Scores 5th Place Finish at EMU

Goebel Scores 5th Place Finish at EMU

Results

The University of Findlay wrestling team opened their season at the Eastern Michigan Open on Nov. 7 in Ypsilanti, Mich.

The Roughnecks were led by junior Nick Goebel, who took fifth place in the 149-pound weight class with a 6-1 record. Goebel began the open with a pin against Ohio State's Blake Riley-Hawkins in 4:56 before narrowly losing 5-4 to Michigan State's Austin Thompson. He then scored a major decision win over Ohio's Zach Wilson (9-0) before taking care of Cleveland State's Grant Turnmire by a score of 8-1. Goebel continued his streak with a 6-4 win against Purdue's Nate Limmex and then topped Michigan State's Mark Bozzo 4-2. The Bloomdale, Ohio native then capped the open with a 3-2 victory against Eastern Michigan's J.J. Wolfe in the fifth place match.

Junior Joey White recorded a 4-2 record in the 157-pound weight class while sophomore Dalton Ishmael posted a 2-2 record in the 197-pound bracket.

Red-shirt freshman Alonzo Turner also posted a 2-2 record for Findlay in the 165-pound weight class.

The Roughnecks will be back on the mat again on Nov. 15 when they compete in the Michigan State Open in East Lansing, Mich.