Wrestling competes in second session of NCAA Championships

Jeremy Driver
March 15, 2014

MOUNT VERNON, Iowa - In session two of the NCAA wrestling championships, Carl Elmer, James Roach and Zack Gibson all participated in the wrestlebacks. In hopes of securing third place finishes in their weight class.

At 157 pounds, Carl Elmer lost to Everet Desllets from Johnson and Wales. At 174 pounds, James Roach won his first match of the wrestlebacks to Brent Hamm from Cornell College and then fell to Colin Lenhardt from Johnson and Wales in a fall at 3:18.

At 285 pounds, Zack Gibson lost his first match of the wrestlebacks to Cody Lovejoy from Ohio Northern in a 3-1 decision.

The Oles finish the NCAA championships with 1.5 points.

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