Chattanooga, Tenn. – RJ Pena (157) and Joe Latham (174) remain in the championships brackets after the first day at the Southern Scuffle. Both Pena and Latham are set to wrestle in the quarterfinals tomorrow.
The Beavers currently sit in ninth place after the first day of competition, earning 28.5 team points.
Both Pena and Latham remain undefeated for Oregon State through the first day of competition, advancing them to the championship bracket quarterfinals. Pena collected two decision victories over Minnesota’s Brandon Kingsley and Iowa State’s John Nicholson. Latham tallied a 13-3 major decision victory over Hofstra’s Victor Pozsonyi, followed by a 7-1 decision over Arizona State’s Kevin Radford.
The championship bracket quarterfinals and consolation round four matches are set for tomorrow at 6 a.m. Pacific Time. That will be followed by consolation rounds five and six, championship semifinals, consolation quarterfinals and semifinals, and championship finals and medal matches.
Trackwrestling will continue to have up-to-date brackets and tournament results. For final tournament scores and results, check www.osubeavers.com.
Results: 125: Chris McGinley (Boston) tech. fall Pat Rollins, 16-0 125: Pat Rollins tech. fall Jerome Robinson (Old Dominion), 17-0 125: Vito Pasone (Appalachian) fall Pat Rollins, 4:38
125: Anthony Zanetta (Pittsburgh) major decision Joey Palmer, 11-3 125: Joey Palmer decision Micah Perez (North Carolina), 4-0 125: Edilbert Vinas (Kent State) decision Joey Palmer, 8-4