Wrestling Team Opens Season With 24-16 Win

Corey Muniz (125) helped the Eagles to a 24-16 win over Lyon College to open the season.

Lyon College Duals
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Batesville, Ark. - James C. Becknell Gymnasium
University of the Ozarks 24, Lyon College 16

The Eagles opened the 2018-19 season with a 24-16 win over Lyon College Thursday night in Batesville. After trailing 6-5 at the end of the first period, Corey Muniz (125) eventually took the lead in the second and went on to win, 10-6. Si Nhamnhouane (141) needed to make a push as he fell behind 4-3 after the first period. Nhamnhouane went to work and shutout his opponent the remaining two periods, earning Nhamnhouane a 7-4 victory by decision. Ny'Trell Dean (149) scored six points after he pinned his opponent at the 4:28 mark of the second period. Alejandro Ordonez (197) pinned his opponent in the first to pick up six points for the Eagles. Ordonez's pin secured the victory for the Eagles.

University of the Ozarks 24, Lyon College 16
125: Corey Muniz (Ozarks) won by decision over Steven Weatherall (Lyon), 10-6
133: Durrell Thompson (Ozarks) won by forfeit
141: Si Nhamnhouane (Ozarks) won by decision over Omar Gasmann (Lyon), 7-4
149: Ny'Trell Dean (Ozarks) won by fall over Carlos Cuevas (Lyon) (4:28)
157: Roger Gasmann (Lyon) won by decision over Russell Miller (Ozarks), 11-7
165: Derrick Top (Lyon) won by decision over Kade McMahon (Ozarks), 9-0
174: Bruce Whitehead (Lyon) won by decision over Jacob Sherrill (Ozarks), 10-3
184: Jacob Lambert (Lyon) won by decision over N'Daymabaje John (Ozarks), 7-5
197: Alejandro Ordonez (Ozarks) won by fall over John Bentley (Lyon), (2:49)
285: Noah Wilson (Lyon) won by decision over Cameron Oliver (Ozarks), 2-0

The Eagles will travel to Oklahoma City for the Oklahoma City University Open November 4.