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Storm grapplers defeat Ozarks at Gator Duals

Shyler Langley
Shyler Langley

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Shyler Langley and Sam Mathis finished 3-1 at the Gator "Boots" Duals on Saturday and the Simpson wrestling team picked up a win over the University of the Ozarks to close out the Storm's 2019 portion of their schedule.

Simpson captured a 25-17 defeat over the Eagles, but fell to Delaware Valley (27-25), Millikin (34-12) and Manchester (32-12) to close out the duals with a 1-3 mark.

Langley reeled off three straight victories at 174 pounds, including a pin at the 5:53 mark in the bout against Millikin's Griffin Meeker. Mathis suffered an opening dual loss before closing his day with a pin and two decisions at 197 pounds. His pin came in the first period at 1:06 against Ryder Marshall of Millikin.

Dalton Cockman (165) earned two wins with one pin, while Mason Kruljac (157) and Bryan Cordova (285) each recorded pins. Kruljac had the fastest fall of the day for Simpson with a 45-second pin against the Ozarks' Kade McMahon, Dylan McChesney (125), Josh Bower (133), Sam McCoy (141), Jakob Slavin (149) and Robert Silva (157) all received wins for the Storm.

Up Next
Simpson competes at the Central Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 11 in Pella, Iowa.

Delaware Valley 27, Simpson 25
125 — Dylan McChesney (SIM) won by forfeit
133 — Kordell Rush (DVU) fall Jason Padilla, 4:06
141 — Sam McCoy (SIM) won by forfeit
149 — Evan Widing (DVU) fall Jakob Slavin, 1:16
157 — Robert Silva (SIM) dec. Alec Meyers, 12-6
165 — Dalton Cockman (SIM) fall Patrick O`Neill, 1:37
174 — Shyler Langley (SIM) major dec. Jake Nase, 19-5
184 — Anthony Costanza (DVU) fall Shane Mathias, 6:02
197 — Nickolas Bord (DVU) dec. Sam Mathis, 8-4
285 — Youssef Ait Boulahri (DVU) fall Colton Kinnison, 4:19

Millikin 34, Simpson 12
125 — Zac Blasioli (MIL) dec. Dylan McChesney, 5-1
133 — Ren Dazey (MIL) dec. Josh Bower, 9-3
141 — D`Anthony Hopkins (MIL) dec. Sam McCoy, 10-4
149 — Peter McCusker (MIL) major dec. Jakob Slavin, 11-3
157 — Garrick Walker (MIL) dec. Robert Silva, 17-12
165 — Bradan Birt (MIL) fall Dalton Cockman, 2:53
174 — Shyler Langley (SIM) fall Griffin Meeker, 5:53
184 — Arnold Fox (MIL) fall Shane Mathias, 2:57
197 — Sam Mathis (SIM) fall Ryder Marshall, 1:06
285 — Frank Tomaskovic (MIL) fall Colton Kinnison, 3:59

Manchester 32, Simpson 12
125 — Joshua Stephenson (MAN) major dec. Dylan McChesney, 1-2
133 — Skyler Gomez (MAN) sudden victory Jason Peta, 13-11
141 — Jordan Napier (MAN) fall Sam McCoy, 2:21
149 — JaVon Phillips (MAN) fall Jakob Slavin, 2:22
157 — Joel Arney (MAN) dec. Mason Kruljac, 9-5
165 — Tyler Leonhard (MAN) major dec. Dalton Cockman, 11-2
174 — Shyler Langley (SIM) dec. Jeremiah Ford, 11-4
184 — Shane Stits (MAN) fall Shane Mathias, 1:48
197 — Sam Mathis (SIM) dec. Victor Lee, 8-2
285 — Bryan Cordova (SIM) fall Nico Torres, 4:04

Simpson 25, University of the Ozarks 17
125 — Nathaneal Rankin (OZA) major dec. Dylan McChesney, 12-2
133 — Josh Bower (SIM) major dec. Stephen Fox, 11-0
141 — Sam McCoy (SIM) tech. fall Jody Adams, 27-9, 5:39
149 — Jakob Slavin (SIM) dec. Matthew Malheiro, 4-1
157 — Mason Kruljac (SIM) fall Kade McMahon, 0:45
165 — Dalton Cockman (SIM) major dec. Liam Neal, 15-1
174 — Ndayambaje John (OZA) dec. Shyler Langley, 9-5
184 — Evan Sharpe (OZA) dec. Shane Mathias, 6-5
197 — Sam Mathis (SIM) dec. Montana Doty, 6-0
285 — Jerhett Lee (OZA) fall Bryan Cordova, 1:50
The University of Ozarks received a point for an unsportsmanlike penalty

Exhibition Results (click on headline to view results)
125 — Tan Duong, 1-1
133 — Morgan Montgomery, 0-2
141 — Caleb Bower, 0-2
157 — Sal Quiroz, 0-2
174 — Nicholas Blasko, 1-1 | Nyan Baker, 1-2 | Noah Kirtley, 0-2
184 — Matt Onken, 0-2
197 — Jacob Byers, 1-1
285 — Adam Sepan, 0-2