Messiah defeats Delaware Valley


Messiah and Delaware Valley competed Tuesday in the second of three scheduled duals between the MAC schools this season. The host Falcons took 8 of 10 bouts from the visiting Aggies and won 6 of 8 contested matches. Four Messiah wins came by fall, and all three of Messiah’s 2020 NCAA qualifiers (Garret Cornell, Brian Shermeyer, and David Stevens) won their bouts.

Messiah defeats Delaware Valley – 42-9
125 – Corey Morabito (M) wins by for.
133 – Hunter Rinehart (M) wins by for.
141 – Russell Benson (DV) dec. (7-6) over Dalton Daugherty (M)
149 – Garret Cornell (M) fall (1:58) over Mike Rubino (DV)
157 – Nick Barnhart (M) fall (2:45) over Zach Zuckerman (DV)
165 – Matt Pangle (M) fall (3:28) over Chris Richardson (DV)
174 – Brian Shermeyer (M) dec. (10-8 SV-1) over Youssef Ait Boulahri (DV)
184 – David Stevens (M) fall (4:10) over Jake Nase (DV)
197 – Austin Williams (DV) fall (4:39) over Spencer Clements (M)
285 – Carter Urich (M) dec. (9-3) over Dan Eckley (DV)

Ex. – Carter Owen (DV) dec. (5-2) over Hunter Rinehart (M)

There is one dual tonight, as TCNJ heads to Stevens for a rematch of Saturday’s dual won 24-16 by TCNJ.