Nov. 5, 2009
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - After getting the 2009-10 season underway last weekend at the Buffalo Open, the University of Maryland wrestling team returns to College Park for dual meets against Drexel and York on Saturday at Comcast Pavilion.
Seven Terps reached the championship match in their respective weight divisions last weekend, with James Knox (125), No. 8 Steven Bell (133), Kyle John (157) and No. 5 Mike Letts (174) winning titles.
The tri-meet gets underway with Drexel taking on York at noon; Maryland faces Drexel at 2 p.m. and York at 4 p.m.
The Terps are also sending a number of wrestlers to compete in the Clarion Open in Clarion, Pa. Matt Bogusz and Owen Duffy will wrestle attached, while the following will compete unattached: Brian Marcoux, Danny O'Malley, Bryan Osorio, Danny Orem, Domenic DeRobertis, Jimmy Sheptock, Andrik Cruz, Steven Gamble, Owen Smith, Ty Snook, Dallas Brown, Ryan Gray, and Christian Boley.
Probable Matchups vs. Drexel (Maryland listed first)
125 - James Knox vs. Josh Yurasits or Yi-Ming Law
133 - No. 8 Steven Bell or Mookie Golden vs. Steve Mytych
141 - No. 4 Alex Krom vs. Brett McCurdy or Matt Dugan
149 - Jon Kohler vs. Shane Fenningham or John McDermott
157 - Kyle John vs. Joe Booth
165 - Josh Asper vs. Alex Rinaldi
174 - No. 5 Mike Letts vs. David Woodall
184 - Corey Peltier vs. Justin Wieller or Shawn Fausey
197 - No. 3 Hudson Taylor vs. Jack Callender
HWT - Patrick Gilmore vs. Kyle Frey
Probable Matchups vs. York (Maryland listed first)
125 - James Knox vs. Aaron Repman
133 - No. 8 Steven Bell or Mookie Golden vs. Alex Paladino
141 - No. 4 Alex Krom vs. Taylor Ulm
149 - Jon Kohler vs. Ryan Catton
157 - Kyle John vs. Alan Dyer
165 - Josh Asper vs. Matt Heisey
174 - No. 5 Mike Letts vs. Paul Richards
184 - Corey Peltier vs. Alex Martocello
197 - No. 3 Hudson Taylor vs. George Saliba
HWT - Patrick Gilmore vs. Tom Fitzpatrick