Gannon Downs Wrestling

Gannon Downs Wrestling

ERIE, Pa. – The Division II Gannon wrestling team defeated Penn State Behrend 38-3 in non-conference action on Wednesday night. 

Scores: Gannon 38, Penn State Behrend 3

Record: Gannon (3-3), Penn State Behrend (2-11)

Key Moments:

* The Golden Knights won the first seven bouts, before surrendering the 197 weight class and then winning heavyweight
* Gannon got three wins by fall, two by major decision, two by forfeit and one by decision
* Sophomore Levko Higgins (Palmyra, PA/Palmyra Area) registered his 14th win of the season
* Higgins defeated Anthony Williams at 197 by a score of 9-8 for the lone Lions win
* Trey Kovalick (Fairfax Station, VA/Bishop Grimes) and Zackery Trim (Bemus Point, NY/Maple Grove) competed for the first time in a Behrend uniform

Gannon 38, Penn State Behrend 3

125: Liam Babauta (GANN) over Michael Binni (PSB) (Dec 8-5)
133: Abraham Guarriello (GANN) over (PSB) (For.)
141: Casey Vollmer (GANN) over Seth Cowan (PSB) (Fall 0:51)
149: Justice Jones (GANN) over Cole Ruffo (PSB) (Dec 11-7)
157: Nicolas Marsico (GANN) over Jake Ognibene (PSB) (MD 15-6)
165: Owen Balas (GANN) over Tyler Speraw (PSB) (Fall 3:47)
174: Bryan Zehe (GANN) over Kovalick (PSB) (Fall 3:26)
184: Higgins (PSB) over Anthony Williamson (GANN) (Dec 9-8)
197: Double Forfeit
285: Gehrig Hutchison (GANN) over Trim (PSB) (MD 15-5)