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Wrestling drops two matches

February 9, 2013

Billy Tyler Assistant Sports Editor The men’s wrestling team had a busy weekend, with a home meet against Lock Haven followed by a match-up at No. 10 Cornell on Feb. 10. Unfortunately for the Bison, neither match resulted in a victory for the team, and the Orange and the Blue saw their record fall ...

Wrestling demolishes George Mason

February 2, 2013

  Billy Tyler Assistant Sports Editor The men’s wrestling team earned a 21-12 victory against George Mason, where the Bison got ahead early and never looked back in Davis Gym. The Orange and the Blue took the first seven bouts of the match and a 21-0 lead. All seven bouts were won by dec...

Wrestling splits two matchups

January 27, 2013

  Billy Tyler Assistant Sports Editor The men’s wrestling team defeated Franklin & Marshall 30-10 at home, but lost a closely-contested match to the University of Pennsylvania 23-10 just two days later. The team’s victory over F&M is the largest of the year. Recording big wi...

Wrestling splits two home meets

January 22, 2013

Billy Tyler Assistant Sports Editor The men’s wrestling team hosted home matches over the weekend against Columbia and Army, producing a split result for the team, which defeated Columbia 24-14 before falling 28-9 to Army. The long weekend began perfectly for the Bison, who won the first four b...

Wrestling finishes sixth in season opener

November 27, 2012

Billy Tyler Contributing Writer The men’s wrestling team opened its season on Nov. 17 at the Navy Classic in Annapolis, Md. The team faced stiff competition including Ohio, The Citadel, Cleveland State, West Virginia and Navy. The Bison finished the meet in sixth place out of the nine teams p...

Male Rookie of the Year

April 21, 2012

By Scott Padula Staff Writer Throughout the year, Austin Miller ’15 has proven he is and will continue to be a force to be reckoned with on the wrestling team. In his first year of collegiate competition, Miller captured a team-best 22 victories, placed third at the EIWA Championships and beca...

Wrestling finishes 13th

March 7, 2012

Andrew Lichtenauer Senior Writer Orange and Blue wrestlers Austin Miller ’15, John Regan ’12 and Corey Lear ’13 became place winners in their respective weight classes on the final day of the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (EIWA) Championships at Princeton’s Jadwin Gym on Marc...

Wrestling earns split

February 15, 2012

By Andrew Arnao Staff Writer The wrestling team managed a 28-13 victory at Lock Haven last Friday before falling to Penn 23-13 at home on Sunday, concluding the regular season with a 4-16 record. The match against Lock Haven started well for the Bison with a 6-4 overtime decision by Austin Miller ’1...

Wrestling drops two matches

February 9, 2012

Scott Padula & Alex Wagner Writer & Assistant Sports Editor The Bison wrestling team faced difficult tasks on Sunday and Tuesday as it came away with a tough 23-13 home loss to No. 11 American and a 27-12 loss at Army. Alex Pellicciotti ’14, John Regan ’12, Corey Lear ’13 and Stephen McP...

Bison Athlete of the Week: Corey Lear '13

February 3, 2012

By Chris McCree Sports Editor   Profile: Corey Lear Junior Hometown: Orangeville, Pa. Weight class: 165 lbs. Major: Computer Science   2011-12 Statistics: Overall: 12-6 Dual: 9-4 EIWA: 5-0 vs. ranked opp: 1-3 Fall: 4-1   Despite the team’s disappointing 23-13 home loss to r...

Austin Miller '15 emerges as dominant force

January 26, 2012

By Andrew Lichtenauer Staff Writer Austin Miller ’15 has been a force to be reckoned with for the men’s wrestling team this season. The rookie has the most wins of any Bison wrestler (16-10), going 10-6 in duals and 3-0 in the EIWA duals.  Of his 16 wins so far this season, Miller's most notab...

Wrestling falls to two ranked opponents

January 26, 2012

By Andrew Arnao Writer The wrestling team opened last weekend with a 27-9 win over George Mason but faltered in its matches against nationally-ranked Oklahoma State and Binghamton by scores of 35-6 and 36-6, respectively. The Orange and Blue are now 3-13 on the year. The Bison were slow out of the ...

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