Lehigh topped by Nittany Lions
Posted: September 25, 2003
State College, PA – No. 8 Lehigh (4-3) fell to No. 22 Penn State (2-0) in a dual meet on Sunday afternoon. Lehigh won four of the ten bouts, but the Nittany Lions walked away with the 24-13 win.
The match started at 125 and the Penn State won the first four matches to take an 18-0 lead. It was not until 157 that freshman Derek Zinck got the Mountain Hawks onto the board with a 5-2 decision. Classmate Troy Letters cut into the Nittany Lion lead further picking up a 10-2 major decision to bring the match score to 18-7. Junior Brad Dillon scored another decision to make it 18-10 after the 174 bout. Lehigh’s only other bout victory was at 197, where junior All-American Jon Trenge scored a 4-1 decision.
The Mountain Hawks will return to action tomorrow, when they travel to Pittsburgh for a 7:30 dual with the Panthers. The match will be held at West Allegheny High School. For directions to West Allegheny, click here
Adam Smith, PSU dec. Mario Stuart, Lehigh
Josh Moore, PSU fall Terrance Clendenin, Lehigh
DeWitt Driscoll, PSU dec. Tristan Boyd, Lehigh
Scott Moore, PSU fall Tommy Rohn, Lehigh
Derek Zinck, Lehigh dec. Nate Galloway, PSU
Troy Letters, Lehigh maj. dec. Doc Vecchio, PSU
Brad Dillon, Lehigh dec. Dan Waters, PSU
Mark Becks, PSU dec. Travis Frick, Lehigh
Jon Trenge, Lehigh dec. Ryan Cummins PSU
Pat Cummins, PSU dec. Joe Sahl, Lehigh
Final Score – Penn State 24-Lehigh 13
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For more information, please contact Geoff Goyne, Lehigh Sports Media Relations.
Posted Sunday, January 05, 2003