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2014-15 Top 10 Moments - #6 Wrestling Opens Season With 10 Straight Wins

2014-15 Top 10 Moments - #6 Wrestling Opens Season With 10 Straight Wins

Coming in at #6 in the Top 10 moments of 2014-15 countdown will see the first appearance of the Builders on the wrestling mat as the wrestling team came out of the gates to a 10-0 start to their season.

The wrestling team opened their season in the Penn State Mont Alto Duals and went 4-0 on the first weekend.  They scored wins over the hosts (33-19), the club team from the University of Pittsburgh (50-5), Penn State Fayette (45-12) and a tough 25-18 win over West Virginia Tech squad.

After that weekend, the Builders made their annual trek to the University of Scranton for the Electric City Duals where the Builders captured the team title for the fifth time in six years.  They defeated Penn College (37-10), Penn State DuBois (36-15), University of Maryland Baltimore County (52-3) and the host Royals (40-15).

The month of November closed out with a trip to Arlington, Texas where they faced the University of Texas-Arlington (39-18) and the University of North Texas (48-18) for a pair of dual matches to close out November 10-0.

The Builders went on to finish the season with a school record 22 wins as they went 22-6 and finished seventh at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association National Championships in Allen, Texas.

Be on the look out Monday for the next installment on the 2014-15 Top 10 Moments countdown.

2014-15 Top 10

10 – Football tops Alfred State

9 – Golf Team Wins MACU Invitational

8 – 20 years of Lady Builders basketball

7 - Men's Basketball Knocks Off USCAA Champs On Senior Day