Wrestling Drops WIAC Opener at Nationally-Ranked UW-Stevens Point

STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Competing in its first WIAC match of the season, the UW-Eau Claire wrestling team fell 40-6 to 15th-ranked UW-Stevens Point at Berg Gymnasium tonight.

Two Blugolds picked up wins tonight.

At 125 pounds, Zackary Sirny (Fr.-Wild Rose, Wis.) secured a 10-5 win over Lance Fabry.

Mat Rieckhoff (Jr.-Wausau, Wis./D.C. Everest) won at 184 pounds, 4-1, over Pointers' Andy Borchardt.

Saturday the Blugolds will be at the Augsburg College Open in Minneapolis, Minn. Action begins at 9 a.m.

UW-Stevens Point 40, UW-Eau Claire 6

125 - Zackary Sirny (UWEC) dec. Lance Fabry (UWSP) 10-5
133 - Ryan Osse (UWSP) won by forfeit
141 - Jordan Kust (UWSP) dec. Nathaniel Behnke (UWEC) 3-1
149 - Shane Sweeney (UWSP) dec. Steven Fisher (UWEC) 10-4
157 - Ben Strobel (UWSP) won by forfeit
165 - Jordan Schulte (UWSP) def. Brandon Stradel (UWEC) by pin at 4:31
174 - Ryan Conat (UWSP) won by forfeit
184 - Mat Rieckhoff (UWEC) def. Andy Borchardt (UWSP) 4-1
197 - Dustin Wozniak (UWSP) major dec. Luke Ortscheid (UWEC) 10-2
HWT - Jordan Koranda (UWSP) won by forfeit

-KM-