Williamsburg, Ky. – The Central Baptist Wrestling team opened the 2016-2017 season at the Rollins Center in Williamsburg Kentucky as a part of the Patriot Open, hosted by the University of the Cumberlands. The tournament featured 281 participants wrestling on team or as individuals from 21 colleges across the country.
Eleven athletes represented the Mustangs in this annual trip. Those competing for CBC included:
125 (weight class) – Ricky Whisenant
133 – Jeremain Hall
149 – Devin Senior, Ronald Streets
157 – Chardrick Crain, DeQaylon Gray, Nahim Bishop
197 – Zachary Kearney
285 – Francisco Joseph
How they fall:
(125) – Ricky Whisenant lost his opening match by fall to John Hernandez. William Baptist's Brandon Dowling defeated him by fall in the consolidation match.
(133) – Jeremain Hall lost his opening match by fall to Jake Sinkovics (Cumberlands). Hall advanced by bye and then was defeated by fall by Cam Fender (Indiana Tech) in the second consolidation round.
(141) – William Johnson fell by decision to Nick Ellis (Marian Univ). Johnson won by decision over Isaac Padilla (Truett McConnell), then fell to Drake Rhodes (IT) by technical fall.
Michael Cunningham was defeated in the first round by Gaige Torres (IT). He then won the 1st consolidation round by decision over Cody Reynolds (WBC). Carlos Garcia (MTSU) knocked him out in round two by fall.
(149) – Devin Senior received a first round bye. He then lost by fall to Josh Feuerbacher (MTSU). Senior received a bye in the consolidation round. He then fell to Logan Chastain by fall.
Ronald Streets received a first round bye. Andrew Hyde (Lyon) won by fall in round 2. Streets received a Consolidation round 1 bye, then fell to Jacob Cook (Life Univ) by decision.
(157) – Chardrick Crain fell to Christian Cara (WBC)by technical fall. Joran Russell won by fall over Crain in the consolidation round.
DeQaylon Gray won by decision over Trey Lynch (Campbellsville), Brad Stewart(IT) then defeated Gray. Will Patton (Cumberland) won over Gray by fall.
Nahim Bishop fell to Austin Jackson (NKU) by fall in the first round. Will Patton won over Bishop by fall in the first consolidation round.
(197) – Zachary Kearney won by fall over Lucios Cheatam (Allen Univ). Matt Carroll (Cumberland) then won by decision over Kearney. Zachary won by decision over Aaron Martin (Davenport) in the first consolidation round. Trevor Yank (IT) won by fall over Kearney in the 2nd round.
(285) – Francisco Joseph was defeated by fall in the first round by Tommie Turner (Cumberland). Jason Wainwright (WVU Tech) won by medical forfeit over Joseph.
NEXT UP: Nov 12 Hatcher Duals Arkadelphia, Ark.