BUENA VISTA, VA – The Spartans completed a weekend road trip with a pair of wins at Southern Virginia on Saturday afternoon in Buena Vista, Virginia. The Spartans have now won four in a row and eight of their last nine as the Spartans are now 8-2 in dual meets this season.
York defeated Allen College 43-6 in the opening match and followed that with a 52-0 whitewashing of Southern Virginia in the nightcap.
The Spartans had six wrestlers pick up a pair of victories in the match. Brendan McDonough won a pair of matches at 125 while Eric Schreck was also 2-0 on the day. Junior All-American Greg Warner earned a pair of bonus point wins as he notched a win by fall and a tech fall in his two matches at 149. Senior captain David Keith earned a decision and a major decision at 165 while Hasan Alic earned a pair of tech fall wins at 197. Senior John Shorter posted a pair of wins by fall at heavyweight for the Green and White.
Spartan Winners vs. Allen College
125: Brendan McDonough (YCP) win by forfeit
141: Eric Schreck (YCP) tech fall Darius Rogin (AC), 16-0 (4:09)
149: Greg Warner (YCP) win by fall Josy Dandy (AC), 2:19
165: David Keith (YCP) dec. Anthony Fulbad (AC), 11-6
174: Jordan Sciamanna (YCP) win by fall Rashaan McKenzie (AC), 0:31
184: Frankie Krauss (YCP) win by forfeit
197: Hasan Alic (YCP) tech fall Jordan Flood (AC), 16-0 (2:50)
HWT: John Shorter (YCP) win by fall Isaiah Jones (AC), 0:55
Spartan Winners vs. Southern Virginia
125: Brendan McDonough (YCP) dec. Aaron Freidhof (SVU), 3-0
133: Zach Dwyer (YCP) win by forfeit
141: Eric Schreck (YCP) win by forfeit
149: Greg Warner (YCP) tech fall Christopher Fletcher (SVU), 16-0 (2:11)
157: Eric Hutchinson (YCP) tech fall Blaine Phillips (SVU), 17-2 (3:54)
165: David Keith (YCP) maj. dec. Matthew Rohrdanz (SVU), 10-2
174: Joe Sindoni (YCP) win by fall Carlos Duran (SVU), 0:55
184: Jesse Huber (YCP) win by fall Gordon Whitaker (SVU), 4:29
197: Hasan Alic (YCP) tech fall Matt Speelman (SVU), 16-0 (1:49)
HWT: John Shorter (YCP) win by fall Ruben Mendez (SVU), 1:33
York outscored their three opponents this weekend (Johns Hopkins, Allen, Southern Virginia) by a combined score of 127-20 as they also posted their first shutout of the year in the victory over SVU … the Spartans captured the mythical Capital Athletic Conference championship with their win over Southern Virginia as the Knights and the Spartans are the only two CAC schools that sponsor varsity wrestling … York has outscored Southern Virginia 163-0 in their three all-time meetings … junior Greg Warner improved to 21-3 as he now has 83 career victories … Warner has won 14 straight matches for the Green and White … senior Hasan Alic continues to have a strong second half of the season as he picked up two more wins on Saturday with both coming via the tech fall … Alic is now 15-9 as he has won four straight with three coming with bonus points (one pin and two tech falls) … freshman Eric Hutchinson earned his 14th win of the year with his victory against SVU.
The Spartans return to action on Saturday, January 27 when the Spartans host a tri-match against Penn College and Penn State Mont-Alto. The action is set for a 1:00 pm start at the M&T Bank Fieldhouse in York.