New York, NY - The USMMA wrestling team got pins from Jack Walsh (Glen Allen, VA), Ben Stallings (Fairfax, VA), and Josh Miller (Jackson Hole, WY) against Hunter en route to a 31-15 victory over the weekend. Mike Mui (Hingham, MA) improved his record to 7-2 at 125 pounds with a 7-4 decision over Kenneth Albert.
Nathan Twito (Ames, IA) picked up a 12-4 major decision at 141 pounds while the Hawks forfeited six points to the Mariners at 197 pounds. Miller's result at 174 pounds ties him for the team lead with four pins this season.
Merchant Marine is now 2-1 this season in dual meets as they head to the North South Duals on Saturday to take on Oneonta, WPI, Kings, and Wesleyan (CT).
125 - Mike Mui (USMMA) dec. Kenneth Albert (HC), 7-4; 3-0
133 - Stpehen Drew (HC) WBF Isaac Hammonds (USMMA), 6:58; 3-6
141 - Nathan Twito (USMMA) maj. dec. Mariana Olalde (HC), 12-4; 7-6
149 - Jack Walsh (USMMA) WBF David Naupari (HC), 1:17; 13-6
157 - Ben Stallings (USMMA) WBF Declan Gray (HC), 4:54; 19-6
165 - Nicholas Wilke (HC) dec. Bernard Watson (USMMA), 6-2; 19-9
174 - Josh Miller (USMMA) WBF RJ Paquette (HC), 0:51; 25-9
184 - Dennis Melendez (HC) dec. Sam Fry (USMMA), 9-4; 25-12
197 - Tyler Russell (USMMA) wins by forfeit; 31-12
HWT - Patryk Kopczynski (HC) dec. Brian Walker (USMMA), 4-2 (OT); 31-15
EX (133) - Stephen Drew (HC) dec. Tom Healy (USMMA), 8-1
EX (141) - Nathan Twito (USMMA) dec. Monil Shah (HC), 8-1
EX (141) - Jack Walsh (USMMA) maj. dec. David Naupari (HC), 8-0
EX (157) - Jayson Kim (HC) dec. Mike Maye (USMMA), 8-3
EX (174) - Dennis Melendez WBF Patrick Rooney (USMMA), 2:27