Cowboy Wrestlers Compete At Lone Star Duals

Jan. 8, 2000

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

The University of Wyoming wrestlingteam competed at the Lone Star Duals in Arlington, Tex., today and cameaway 1-2 in three duals. The duals offered an elite lineup, includingIowa, Oklahoma, Oregon State and other national powers. The Pokesdualed with #18 Wisconsin, Northwestern and Brown.

In the first dual of the day, Wyoming lost to Wisconsin 22-12. FourCowboys won their matches. The highlight was Brian Wood?s victory at157 pounds. Wood defeated #10 Cory Wallman 6-3. Also winning theirmatches were Corey Hamrick (133), Mark Hamrick (149) and Dave Schenk(184).

The second match of the day saw Wyoming lose a close one toNorthwestern 22-16. Each team won five matches, but Northwesternprevailed. C. Hamrick, M. Hamrick, Wood, Jeremy Sell (165) and CraigRumsey (197) all were victorious.

In the final action of the day, the Pokes earned a win over Brown18-16. As in the Northwestern dual, each squad won five matches but theCowboys wins were more dominating in the victory. Cisco Gonzales (125),C. Hamrick, Kelly McConville (141), Sell and D. Schenk all won theirindividual matches.

After the Lone Star Duals, the Cowboys have a dual record of 4-4.

 Complete individual Wyoming results:  Cisco Gonzales (125)   1-2  Corey Hamrick (133)    3-0  Paul Turco (141)       0-2  Kelly McConville (141) 1-0  Mark Hamrick (149)     2-1  Brian Wood (157)       2-1  Jeremy Sell (165)      2-1  Brandon Dansie (174)   0-2  Steven Schenk (174)    0-1  Dave Schenk (184)      2-1  Craig Rumsey (197)     1-2  Brad Steele (HWT)      0-3

Complete Dual ResultsWyoming vs #18 Wisconsin125 Pounds Cisco Gonzales lost to Tony Black 9-0133 Pounds Corey Hamrick defeated Brad Owens 4-1141 Pounds Paul Turco lost to Grant Hoerr 15-4149 Pounds Mark Hamrick defeated Corey McNallis 6-1157 Pounds Brian Wood defeated #10 Cory Wallman 6-3165 Pounds Jeremy Sell lost to #4 Don Pritzlaff 17-9174 Pounds Brandon Dansie lost to #6 Kole Clauson 15-6184 Pounds Dave Schenk defeated Joe Terrill 8-5197 Pounds Craig Rumsey lost to #14 Steve Alf 5-0Heavyweight Brad Steele lost to Justin Stabler 6-5

Final Score Wisconsin 22 Wyoming 12

Wyoming vs Northwestern125 Pounds Cisco Gonzales lost to Steve Cordova 9-6133 Pounds Corey Hamrick defeated John Giacche 2-0141 Pounds Paul Turco lost to #5 Scott Schatzman by fall at 1:45149 Pounds Mark Hamrick defeated J.R. Scott 4-0157 Pounds Brian Wood defeated Drew Pariano 3-0165 Pounds Jeremy Sell defeated Tony Scacco 14-4174 Pounds Steven Schenk lost to Mark Bybee 6-4184 Pounds Dave Schenk lost to Tom Ciezki 11-2197 Pounds Craig Rumsey defeated Matt Huebner 3-2Heavyweight Brad Steele lost to Josh Saul by fall at 6:10

Final Score Northwestern 22 Wyoming 16

Wyoming vs Brown125 Pounds Cisco Gonzales defeated Rob Apgar 6-0133 Pounds Corey Hamrick defeated Livio DiRubbo 11-8141 Pounds Kelly McConville defeated David Dies 5-4149 Pounds Mark Hamrick lost to Jason Mercado 10-4157 Pounds Brian Wood lost to Jesse Savage 21-16165 Pounds Jeremy Sell defeated Bradley McDonald 10-8174 Pounds Brandon Dansie lost to Nicholas Almeida 6-4184 Pounds Dave Schenk defeated Josh Williams by fall at 4:20197 Pounds Craig Rumsey lost to Craig Powell 8-3Heavyweight Brad Steele lost to #15 Bronson Lingamfelter 9-0

Final Score Wyoming 18 Brown 16

The next action for Wyoming is Jan. 15, when they host the Universityof Nebraska in a dual. The match will begin at 5:00 p.m. in theMulti-Purpose Gymnasium.