No. 7 Loras, Doubles Down at UW-La Crosse Duals

By Jim Naprstek, Director of Athletic Communications

LA CROSSE, Wis. (Duhawks.com) - The seventh-ranked Loras wrestling team remained perfect in the young season on Saturday, securing a pair of wins over top-25 opponents in UW-Whitewater and UW-La Crosse. Brice Everson went 2-0 with a 5-3 win by decision over No. 3 Josh Stenger of UW-La Crosse. Loras defeated UW-Whitewater 20-19 and UW-La Crosse 22-11.


NOTABLES
Everson ran his season record to 5-2 with a pair of wins on Saturday, including an upset of Josh Stenger of UW-La Crosse ... Stenger is currently ranked No. 3 in the D3Wrestle.com Poll
Kevin Kelly kept his perfect season alive thanks to a sudden victory over ninth-ranked Hazen Rice of UW-Whitewater ... Kelly's season record now stands at 11-0 and is the first wrestler with double-digit wins this season
Joining Kelly with 10 wins is Eddie Smith, who also won both of his matches on Saturday
Loras' win over UW-Whitewater is the third in program history in 13 meetings ... The Duhawks' win against UW-La Crosse is the seventh and first since the 1998-99 season
Randone's two takedowns extended his lead to a team-best 35
The win against the Warhawks was the first this season in which Loras conceded more takedowns than it scored