Wrestlers Break Single Season Wins Mark Going 5-0 At Builder Duals

Wrestlers Break Single Season Wins Mark Going 5-0 At Builder Duals

EVENT: Builder Duals

LOCATION: Apprentice Athletic Facility/Newport News, VA

RESULTS: Apprentice School 27, Penn St. Mont Alto 24

Apprentice School 39, Longwood 12

Apprentice School 44, William & Mary 0

Apprentice School 27, James Madison 18

Apprentice School 28, East Carolina 22

RECORD: Apprentice School 22-5

IN BRIEF: The Builders had three wrestlers go 5-0 on the day as they broke the school single-season record for dual match wins taking five wins at the Builder Duals on Sunday morning.
MATCH #1 – Apprentice School 27, Penn St. Mont Alto 24
  • The Builders trailed 11-6 after losing at 149 pounds, but freshman Landon Leithauser got the Builders ahead with a win in 3:25 at 157 pounds to hold a 12-11 advantage.
  • Mont Alto responded with the next three wins as a victory by decision at 184 put them up 24-12.  The hosts took the final three bouts as Kenny Lowry won at 197 by fall in 3:49 and Shakeem Lassiter took a 3-1 decision at 235 pounds.  The guests forfeited the heavyweight match giving the Builders a 27-24 win.
 

APPRENTICE SCHOOL 27, PENN ST. MONT ALTO 24

 

125: Jacob Michael (A) won by forfeit

6-0

133: double forfeit

6-0

141: Tyler Rhoads (PSU) won by forfeit

6-6

149: Tyler Warner (PSU) tech fall Chris Kennedy 16-1

6-11

157: Landon Leithauser (A) p. Elijah Harris 3:25

12-11

165: Clay Kocis (PSU) p. Cameron Vaughne 4:26

12-17

174: Quinn Frassetta (PSU) maj. dec. Kyle Lowry 11-3

12-21

184: Diantra Landry (PSU) dec. Patrik Foxworth 3-1

12-24

197: Kenny Lowry (A) p. Corey Hardman 3:49

18-24

235: Shakeem Lassiter (A) dec. Max Elliott 4-1

21-24

285: Ian Jones (A) won by forfeit

27-24

 

MATCH #2 – Apprentice School 39, Longwood 12

  • After each team took a forfeit win in the first four weight classes, the Builders scored wins in the next four bouts and six of the final seven for a 39-12 win.
  • Robert Saunders (157/4:36), Chris Kennedy (165/3:25) and Kyle Lowry (174/6:22) won by fall to propel the Builders to a 24-6 lead heading into the final four weight classes.
 

APPRENTICE SCHOOL 39, LONGWOOD 12

 

125: Jacob Michael (A) won by forfeit

6-0

133: double forfeit

6-0

141: Reed Harris (L) won by forfeit

6-6

149: double forfeit

6-6

157: Robert Saunders (A) p. Mark Kuhnke 4:36

12-6

165: Chris Kennedy (A) p.  Lamar Burnett 3:25

18-6

174: Kyle Lowry (A) p. Josh Lancaster 6:22

24-6

184: Kenny Lowry (A) dec. Zach Edmonds 5-2

27-6

197: Daniel Pitts (L) won by forfeit

27-12

235: Shakeem Lassiter (A) won by forfeit

33-12

285: Ian Jones (A) p. Aston Williams 1:38

39-12

 
 
MATCH #3 – Apprentice School 44, William & Mary 0
  • The Builders scored four individual wins in the match as Leithauser won at 165 pounds in 2:52 and Lenny Lowry won at 197 pounds in 2:47.
  • Kennedy scored a win by tech fall at 149 pounds by a 17-2 score and Cameron Vaughne took a 13-10 decision at 174 pounds as the Builders scored a 44-0 win.
 

APPRENTICE SCHOOL 44, WILLIAM & MARY 0

 

125: Jacob Michael (A) won by forfeit

6-0

133: double forfeit

 

141: double forfeit

 

149: Chris Kennedy (A) tech fall  Jonathan Hashisaki 17-2

11-0

157: Robert Saunders (A) won by forfeit

17-0

165: Landon Leithauser (A) p. Matt Stone 2:52

23-0

174: Cameron Vaughne (A) dec. Gavin Oplinger 13-10

26-0

184: double forfeit

 

197: Kenny Lowry (A) p. Taehoon Yang 2:47

32-0

235: Shakeem Lassiter (A) won by forfeit

38-0

285: Ian Jones (A) won by forfeit

44-0

 

MATCH #4 – Apprentice School 27, James Madison 18

  • The Builders took a forfeit win at 125 pounds before the Dukes scored decision wins at 149 and 157 pounds to tie the score at six.
  • Kyle Lowry put the Builders back up with a 5-0 decision at 165 to lead 9-6.  Each team then traded six-point victories in the next three bouts as Kenny Lowry won by fall in 1:20 at 184 pounds.  The final three bouts were forfeits with the Builders winning two of those for the 27-18 win.
 

APPRENTICE SCHOOL 27, JAMES MADISON 18

 

125: Jacob Michael (A) won by forfeit

6-0

133: double forfeit

 

141: double forfeit

 

149: Joe Staley (JMU) dec. Chris Kennedy 9-6

6-3

157: Trey Gregory (JMU) dec. Landon Leithauser 5-2

6-6

165: Kyle Lowry (A) dec.  Jimmy Conte 5-0

9-6

174: Joe Miller (JMU) won by forfeit

9-12

184: Kenny Lowry (A) p. Joey Moughan 1:20

15-12

197: Stefan Haas (JMU) won by forfeit

15-18

235: Shakeem Lassiter (A) won by forfeit

21-18

285: Ian Jones (A) won by forfeit

27-18

 

MATCH #5 – Apprentice School 28, East Carolina 22

  • The Builders started the final match with Jacob Michael won at 125 pounds by a fall in 6:02 to take an early 6-0 lead.
  • East Carolina took wins in the next three matches, two by forfeit and one by a 12-5 decision at 149 pounds to take a 15-6 advantage.
  • Apprentice School answered with four wins in the next five bouts.  Kennedy moved up to 197 pounds and scored an 8-4 win over Brandon Prevatte to give the Builders a 22-19 lead.
  • That win proved huge as the Builders lost a 3-2 decision at 235 pounds which tied the match at 22-all.  Ian Jones scored a win by fall at heavyweight in 1:33 to give the Builders a 28-22 win.


 

APPRENTICE SCHOOL 28, EAST CAROLINA 22

 

125: Jacob Michael (A) p. Andrew Crutchfield 6:02

6-0

133: Francisco Jiminez (ECU) won by forfeit

6-6

141: Jared Flynn (ECU) won by forfeit

6-12

149: Garrett Hinton (ECU) dec. Robert Saunders 12-5

6-15

157: Landon Leithauser (A) p. Darien Peele 1:37

12-15

165: Patrik Foxworth (A) maj. dec. Jake Valdez 13-4

16-15

174: Jared Nicholson (ECU) maj. dec. Kyle Lowry 14-5

16-19

184: Kenny Lowry (A) dec. Justin Harrell 5-3

19-19

197: Chris Kennedy (A) dec. Brandon Prevatte  8-4

22-19

235: Greg Humphrey (ECU) dec. Shakeem Lassiter 3-2

22-22

285: Ian Jones (A) p. Lincoln Lyons 1:33

28-22

 

NEW MARK

With the five wins on Sunday, the Builders broke the school record for most dual match wins in a season as they now have a 22-5 record.  The 2010-11 team set the previous mark for most wins with a 20-8 dual match record.

BEHIND THE SCORESHEETS

Three Builders went 5-0 on the day as Jacob Michael (125 lbs), Kenny Lowry (184/197) and Ian Jones (285) had a perfect afternoon for the Builders.  Shakeem Lassiter (235) was 4-1, while Landon Leithauser was 3-1 at 157 and 165 pounds.

SENIOR DAY

Prior to the East Carolina match, the Builders honored the two seniors on the 2014-15 team – Kenny Lowry and Ian Jones.

NEXT UP – USCAA WEEKEND

The Builders are now off until the weekend of Feb. 14 when they travel to Pennsylvania.  On Valentine's Day, they'll have a dual match at Penn State DuBois at 3 pm.  The next morning they'll participate in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association National Invitational which will be held at State College, Pa.