Wrestling Falls to #17 Cornell College

Feb 13, 2017

DUBUQUE, Iowa - The University of Dubuque wrestling team fell on Senior Night to #17 Cornell College, 12-33.

Jeremy Melendez, Quincy Kalkbrenner, and Ethan Cain were the Spartans to collect wins on Monday night. Melendez (141 lbs.) won by injury default after a take down and nearfall, where Cornell's Josh Martin was hurt in the process. Quincy Kalkbrenner (157 lbs.) moved to 12-0 on the season after jumping out to a quick 7-0 lead on Nick Jarvis, before holding on to win 9-4. Ethan Cain (184 lbs.) earned the win after winning by a decision 10-6 over Joseph Keller.

Before the match, the Spartans honored seniors Javier Guillen, Stephen Rosenburg and Martin Flemming for their hardwork and committment to helping the Spartans be a success. UD will now prepare for the NCAA DIII Central Regionals on February 25th, at the Five Flags Center, in downtown Dubuque. 

125: Gage Griffin (COCO) over Javier Guillen (DUBU) (Fall 5:39)
133: Nathan Shank (COCO) over Steve Rosenburg (DUBU) (Fall 6:22)
141: Jeremy Melendez (DUBU) over Josh Martin (COCO) (Inj. 4:12)
149: Aaron Engle (COCO) over Greg Krulas (DUBU) (Dec 9-7)
157: Quincy Kalkbrenner (DUBU) over Nic Jarvis (COCO) (Dec 9-4)
165: Ben Hewson (COCO) over Jared Packer (DUBU) (Fall 0:49)
174: Mike Maksimovic (COCO) over Patrick Mooney (DUBU) (MD 11-2)
184: Ethan Cain (DUBU) over Joseph Keller (COCO) (Dec 10-6)
197: Ben Bergen (COCO) over Raven Rodriguez (DUBU) (Fall 2:32)
285: Tyler Ortmann (COCO) over Jordan Hill (DUBU) (Dec 6-2)
- Cornell throwing head gear after final match (-1.00 team point)

Final match score:
Cornell College - 33
Univ. of Dubuque - 12,