Bloomsburg Wrestling
February 12, 2010

Bloomsburg Wrestling Closes Out Regular Season with Win


LOCK HAVEN-The Bloomsburg University wrestling team ended its regular season with a 22-15 win over Lock Haven on Friday night.

The Huskies dropped two of the first three matches of the evening to fall behind 9-3 with Jason Guffey (Muncy/Warrior Run) picking up Bloomsburg's first win by an 8-7 score. Bloomsburg began its comeback when Frank Hickman (Castle Hayne, NC/E.L. Haney) posted a 6-3 win at 149 pounds followed by a 22-8 win for ninth-ranked Matt Moley (Phoenixville/Spring-Ford) at 157 pounds putting the Huskies on top 10-9.

At 165 pounds 11th-ranked Rick Schmelyun (New Oxford/Bermudian Springs) earned a win by fall in just 1:18. Schemelyun opened the match with a takedown and quickly worked the move into a pin. For Schmelyun it was the fourth straight match without allowing his an opponent a point.

Bloomsburg's Nate Graham (Selkirk, NY/Ravena) won 5-3 at 174 pounds to make it 19-9 with three bouts remaining. Lock Haven won by decision at 184 before the Huskies Brian Shaw (Holidaysburg/Holidaysburg) won 5-2 at 197 pounds for a 22-12 lead. Lock Haven closed out the night with a win at 285 pounds giving the Huskies a 22-15 win.

The Huskies end the year with a record of 10-8, 2-4 in the EWL, while Lock Haven falls to 2-8, 1-4 in the EWL.

Bloomsburg 22, Lock Haven 15


Records:LHU 2-8, 1-4 EWL
Bloomsburg 10-8, 2-4 EWL

Bout-by-Bout Results:
125: Nick Hyatt (LHU) maj dec. James Bak (BU) 16-2 (RT 2:54)
133: Jason Guffey (BU) dec. #20 John Trumbetti (LHU) 8-7
141: Owen Wilkinson (LHU) tech. fall Ian De Sol (BU) 17-1 (4:52)
149: Frank Hickman (BU) dec. Zach Kell (LHU) 6-3 RT 2:41
157: #9 Matt Moley (BU) maj. dec. Seth Creasy (LHU) 22-8 4:32
165: #11 Rick Schmelyun (BU) pin Kevin Dufresne (LHU) 1:18
174: Nate Graham (BU) dec. Derek Caldwell (LHU) 5-3
184: Jeremie Cook (LHU) dec. Derek Coffey (BU) 5-2
197:  Brian Shaw (BU) dec. Harry Turner (LHU) 5-2
HWT: Dan Craig (LHU) dec. Zac Walsh (BU) 3-2