Lehigh rallies to top Ohio University
Posted: September 25, 2003
Lehigh won its second match of the day at the Sheridan Duals as it defeated Ohio University 23-13. The win improved Lehigh’s record to 3-1 while Ohio University dropped to 0-2. The match was only the second meeting ever between the two schools. Last season, Lehigh defeated Ohio 35-6.
Sophomore Mario Stuart continued to shine turning his former 2-4 record around and now stands at 4-4. Stuart recorded the only pin of the match in 3:52 over Mike Caruso. Chris Vitale earned Lehigh’s first win of the match notching a 19-7 major decision over Ohio’s Tommy DeAnna. Senior captain Rob Rohn re-entered the Brown and White’s lineup and recorded a 15-6 major decision win over Mark Shrout. James Moore made his first appearance of the afternoon to earn a 6-1 decision over the Bobcats’ Matt Reid.
In other action, Ohio State discarded Rutgers 33-4, and Lock Haven topped Rider 25-13.
Twelfth ranked Lehigh will take on seventh ranked Ohio State in the final match of the day at 2:00 p.m.
Anthony Hill, OU dec. Dan Hyman, LU
Tommy Rohn, LU dec. Jon Spires, OU
Jake Percival, OU dec. Mike Pirozzola, LU
Ryan Smith, OU maj. dec. Warren Stout, LU
Chris Vitale, LU maj. dec. Tommy DeAnna, OU
Travis Smith, OU tie breaker Brad Dillon
Rob Rohn, LU maj. dec. Mark Shrout, OU
James Moore, LU dec. Matt Reid, OU
Joe Sahl, LU dec. Jeremiah Beltran, OU
Mario Stuart, LU fall Mike Caruso, OU