Tag: wrestling

Mules wrestling takes fifth at MIAA Championship

(HAYS, Kan.) — Central Missouri wresting competed in the MIAA Championship on Sunday afternoon. The team finished fifth in the MIAA with 43.5 points, Nebraska-Kearney taking the top spot for the second season in a row. No. 1 Frank Cagnina (149) was the champion of his weight class, while Ty Loethen (165) and Josh Thomson… Read more »

Mules fall in final dual of the season to Nebraska-Kearney

(KEARNEY, Neb.) — The Central Missouri Mules wrestling team finished the 2013-2014 season with a 35-8 loss to No. 2 Nebraska-Kearney on Friday evening. Malacai Collins(125) and Frank Cagnina (149) were the only Mules walk away from the match with a win. The meet began with Collins beating No. 7 Connor Bolling with a 9-3 decision, to give the… Read more »

Mules wrestling allows only six points in win over Newman

(Wichita, Kan.) — The Central Missouri wrestling team won their sixth dual of the season over Newman University in Wichita, Kan. on Thursday. The final score of the dual was 42-6. Eric Mateo, Frank Cagnina, and Todd Brier all recorded pins in the match. Malacai Collins won UCM (6-4, 1-2 MIAA) the first points of the… Read more »

Mules Wrestling drops third straight to Central Oklahoma

(EDMOND, Okla) — The Central Missouri Mules wrestling team dropped their third straight match, falling to No. 5 Central Oklahoma 31-6 on Wednesday night. Frank Cagnina and Ty Loethen were the Mules only winners on the night.  The Mules lost their first three matches of the dual, to give the Bronchos an 11-0 lead. Cagnina then won his first match… Read more »

Mules wrestling comes up short in Arkadelphia

(ARKADELPHIA, Ark.) — The Central Missouri wrestling team was beat by one Saturday in Arkadelphia, Ark. by Ouachita Baptist. Eric Mateo (141) and Ty Loethen (165) both recorded pins in the 21-22 loss. The Mules dropped the first two matches of the dual, Malacai Collins (125) lost by decision and Andrew Robinson (133) was pinned at… Read more »

Mules wrestling falls to Lindenwood

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Central Missouri Mules (5-2, 1-1 MIAA) fell in their second MIAA meet of the season to the Lindenwood Lions (3-0, 2-0 MIAA) in Warrensburg, Mo. at the UCM Multipurpose Building.  The Mules started the meet strong, Zeb Spicer weighing in at 157 pinned Tyler Sexton at 3:55 in the 174 match…. Read more »

Mules wrestling places three at Missouri Valley Invitational

(MARSHALL, Mo.) — The Central Missouri Mules wrestling team placed three wrestlers at the Missouri Valley Invitational on Saturday in Marshall, Mo. Hunter Neighbors (133) and Eric Mateo (141) both placed third, while Brennan Johnson (157) took fifth. As a team they placed seventh out of eighteen. Neighbors started the day with a rematch against Truman’s… Read more »

Wrestling wraps up Denker with 10 place winners

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Central Missouri Mules wrestling team finished with 10 place winners at the annual Roger Denker Open on Sunday afternoon at the UCM Multipurpose Building. Eric Mateo captured the 141 pound championship, while Michael Boyd was runner-up at 174 pounds. Hunter Neighbors (133), Zeb Spicer (157), Josh Thomson (165), Todd Brier (197) and Jacob Clark (285) all finished in third place. Brennan Johnson (157), Joshua Ploof (184) and Nick Lovejoy (197) each… Read more »

Mules Wrestling falls to Mckendree

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Central Missouri Mules wrestling team is dealt their first loss of the season with a 31-6 loss to No. 13 McKendree. Eric Mateo and Frank Cagninaboth had the Mules only wins on the night. Mateo won the Mules their first points of the match with a 4-1 decision over Ryan Strope. Cagnina followed with another… Read more »

Mules wrestling has two placewinners at UCM Open

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Central Missouri Mules had a pair of runner-up finishes at the annual UCM Open on Sunday afternoon at the UCM Multipurpose Building. Frank Cagnina and Ty Loethen took second place, at 149 and 165 pounds, respectively. The Mules put six wrestlers into the quarterfinals, but were only able to come away with two place winners. Malacai Collins at… Read more »