ERIE, Pa.—The ninth-ranked Lake Erie College wrestling team fell to Gannon University 36-14 Tuesday (Jan. 26) in Erie.
After the Storm forfeited 125-pounds, Austin Gillihan scored a 16-0 tech fall in just over three minutes against Aaron Smith at 133-pounds.
However, the Golden Knights went on a run, winning the next six matches.
Brenden Scherer (Fresno, Ohio/River View) got the Storm back on track with a 4-3 decision against Nigel Toussaint at 197-pounds.
Noah Hosking (Milford, Mich./Milford) finished the dual with a second period pin against Gunner Loughman in the heavyweight match.
The Storm is back in action at home February 6th against the University of Findlay and Kutztown University.
125: Casey Vollmer (Gannon) over Unknown (For.)
133: Austin Gillihan (Lake Erie College) over Aaron Smith (Gannon) (TF 16-0 3:10)
141: John Marotto (Gannon) over Alec Benedetti (Lake Erie College) (Dec 6-0)
149: George McGuire (Gannon) over Josh Davis (Lake Erie College) (Fall 6:18)
157: Garrett Smith (Gannon) over Conner Nemec (Lake Erie College) (Dec 3-1)
165: Nathaniel Ross (Gannon) over Hunter Turner (Lake Erie College) (Fall 0:37)
174: Christopher Matthews (Gannon) over Dylan Kager (Lake Erie College) (Fall 2:03)
184: Lorenzo Maddox (Gannon) over Alec Mills (Lake Erie College) (Fall 6:03)
197: Brendan Scherer (Lake Erie College) over Nigel Toussaint (Gannon) (Dec 4-3)
285: Noah Hosking (Lake Erie College) over Gunner Loughman (Gannon) (Fall 3:35)
Team Score: Gannon 36 LEC 14