WARTBURG: Session Three Results

By Katie Jo Kuhens, Wartburg Sports Information

Wrestling at NCAA Championships, Session Three: Wartburg 6th, 52 pts. Knights finish with four All-Americans.


NCAA Championships

Roanoke, Va.

Session Three

141: #6 Brady Fritz (WB) win by 9-7 dec vs. Brendan Ladd (Alma)

141: #2 Ben Brisman (Ithaca) win by 6-5 dec vs. #6 Brady Fritz (WB)

141: #10 Evan Drill (NYU) win by 13-3 maj dec vs. #6 Brady Fritz (WB)

157: Antwon Pugh (Mount Union) win by 6-5 dec vs. #1 Cross Cannone (WB)

157: #1 Cross Cannone (WB) win by 11-2 maj dec vs. #3 Kaidon Winters (RIT)

157: #1 Cross Cannone (WB) win by 9-1 maj dec vs. #5 Brandon Murray (Loras)

174: #2 Jairod James (Mount Union) win by 5-4 dec vs. #3 Kyle Briggs (WB)

174: #3 Kyle Briggs (WB) win by 6-5 dec vs. AJ Aeberli (Coast Guard)

174: #3 Kyle Briggs (WB) win by 13-1 maj dec vs. #8 Daniel Kilroy (The College of New Jersey)

285: #6 Garrett Wesneski (Lycoming) win by 4-3 dec vs. Bowen Wileman (WB)

285: #5 Jake O'Brien (Ithaca) win by 2-1 dec 3OT vs. Bowen Wileman (WB)

285: #10 Drew Kasper (Otterbein) win by 8-2 dec vs. Bowen Wileman (WB)


-Fritz earned his 25th win of the season.

-Fritz placed sixth.

-Pugh was also undefeated on the season coming in to the match.

-Cannone's winning streak of 63 comes to an end.

-Pugh earned a late two-point nearfall and owned riding time for the win.

-Cannone later earned his team-best 31st win of the season.

-Cannone now has 118 career victories, which is tied for 13th on the career leader list.

-Cannone placed third.

-Cannone is a three-time All-American.

-Briggs placed third.

-Wileman had a late takedown and was awarded a point for opponent stalling, but not enough time left to score again.

-Wileman placed sixth.

-Wartburg now has 208 All-Americans in program history.