Senior Day Celebration

Senior Day Celebration

Penn State defeated Clarion on Sunday, February 23 as they wrapped up their 2014 season in Rec Hall. Seniors, David Taylor, Ed Ruth, and James English wrestled one last time in front of a sold out home crowd.

James English made a season debut in the 149-weight class and Jimmy Lawson returned to the heavyweight bout. The Nittany Lions won nine of ten bouts in the dominating win, including three tech falls and three pins.

125: PSU Nico Megaludis tech fall CUP Hunter Jones

133: PSU Jimmy Gulibon tech fall CUP Victor Lepari

141: PSU Zain Retherford dec. CUP Tyler Bedelyon

149: PSU James English dec. CUP Justin Arthur

157: PSU Dylan Alton dec. CUP Austin Matthews

165: PSU David Taylor pinned CUP Michael Pavasko (0:11)

174: PSU Matt Brown pinned CUP Ryan Darch (2:50)

184: PSU Ed Ruth pinned CUP Dustin Conti (1:05)

197: PSU Morgan McIntosh pinned CUP Danny Sutherland (3:11)

285: CUP Evan Daley dec. PSU Jimmy Lawson

Final: PSU-43, CUP-3

PSU finished the season with a record of 15-1 and 7-1 in the conference. They remain No.1 in the rankings and are now preparing for the Big Ten Championship.

The 2014 Big Ten Championships will be held at the University of Wisconsin’s Kohl Center. The two-day event is Saturday, March 8 and Sunday, March 9. First session Saturday begins at 11 a.m. and second session at 6 p.m. Then starts up again Sunday at 12 p.m.

Coverage for the Big Ten Championships will be provided by the Big Ten Network.