Wrestling takes on GPAC duals

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Garrett Cornwell plans his move against NAIA No. 9 Deandre Chery. Cornwell posted an upset victory closing out the day for him during his final match against Chery.

Doane wrestlers competed at the Great Plains Athletic Conference Duals againstBriar Cliff, Concordia, Hastings and Jamestown on Saturday at Fuhrer Fieldhouse. 

Each team wrestled four duals. 

As a team, Doane finished 1-3. 

Doane’s team victory came with the opening dual against Hastings. The Tigers came from behind and finished with a 30-21 win. 

Sophomore Baagii Boldmaa led the team in the 141 division going 4-0 on the day. Boldmaa picked up three pins and ended the day with a tech fall win. 

Sophomore Garrett Cornwell wrestled the highlight match of the day for the Tigers with an upset victory during his last match against NAIA No. 9 Deandre Chery from Concordia. Cornwell went 3-0 in the 174 division for the day. 

Freshman Michael Scarponi wrestled in the 165 division and went 3-1. He earned a pin against Hastings in 1:15 and another in 3:24 against Concordia. He also collected a 7-2 decision against Jamestown. 

The Tigers will travel to Sioux City for the Sioux City Open on Feb. 1.