Wrestlers Head to Case Western Reserve Saturday

Wrestlers Head to Case Western Reserve Saturday

ERIE, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend wrestling team will travel to Cleveland, Ohio to take on Case Western Reserve and Kent State Tuscarawas on Saturday afternoon.


Penn State Behrend vs. Kent State Tuscarawas, 12 p.m. - Live Stats | Video
Penn State Behrend vs. Case Western, 1:30 p.m. - Live Stats | Video

Penn State Behrend News & Notes

* The Behrend Lions posted a 1-2 record at the John Reese Duals last Sunday
* The Lions defeated Keystone 39-6 for their third win of the season
* Sophomore Jake Paulson (Erie, PA/McDowell) went undefeated with a 3-0 record at Wilkes last weekend
* Paulson remains unbeaten in dual matches at 14-0 and leads the team with seven pins
* Sophomore Levko Higgins (Palmyra, PA/Palmyra Area) is 15-4 overall and 12-2 in dual matches to go with six pins

Case Western News & Notes

* The Spartans are 0-3 in dual matches this season
* Junior 133-pounder Alec Hoover and junior 165-pounder Isaac Collier have totaled the most wins for CWRU this year
* Hoover (23-6) has recorded seven pins and one technical fall, while Collier (21-9) has tallied five pins and three technical falls
* Junior 141-pounder Andrew Hoover has recorded 15 wins and senior 285-pounder Brian McNamara has totaled 13 wins

Kent State Tuscarawas News & Notes

* The Golden Flashes are 4-7 in dual matches this season, following a 34-22 win over Slippery Rock on January 12
* Kent State is 1-5 in road matches
* The Golden Flashes is led by head coach Dave Schlarb, who is in his second season with the program

Probable Behrend Lineup

125 – Michael Binni
133 – N/A
141 – Seth Cowan
149 – Cole Ruffo
157 – Trey Kovalick
165 – Tyler Speraw
174 – Sam Tubbs
184 – Jake Paulson/Levko Higgins
197 – Jake Paulson/Levko Higgins
HWT – Zackery Trim/Jake Kelly