Stevens kicked off their 2021 schedule last night, while Averett moved to 10-0, and TCNJ topped Messiah in a dual that came down to the last bout.
Castleton traveled to Stevens and came away with a 27-18 victory. Stevens forfeited a pair of weights, and Castleton came back from a 12-3 deficit by taking five of the last six weight classes. It was the first match of the season for Stevens.
Averett moved to 10-0 with a win over NCWA Liberty. #1 Sam Braswell defeatd Drexel transfer Dante Mininno for the second time this year to earn his 100th career victory.
Messiah traveled to TCNJ for a match that was tied 16-16 going into heavyweight. Thomas Marretta secured the win with an 8-3 decision. A pin at 197 from #8 Quinn Haddad provided the difference. In the featured matchup of the dual, a pair of 2020 NCAA qualifiers met up, with TCNJ’s Robert Dinger prevailing 8-4 over Messiah’s #10 Garret Cornell.