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Events
Sat Feb 23
9:00 a.m.
at NCAA III Lower Midwest Regionals @ Dubuque, Iowa
Sun Feb 24
9:00 a.m.
at NCAA III Lower Midwest Regionals @ Dubuque, Iowa
Fri Mar 08
10:00 a.m.
at NCAA III National Championships @ Roanoke, Va.
Sat Mar 09
10:00 a.m.
at NCAA III National Championships @ Roanoke, Va.
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Results
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Tue Jan 22
Central Baptist College Dual W 54-0
Senior Night
Sat Jan 26
at Huntingdon College Duals W 30-21
Sat Jan 26
vs. Greensboro College W 32-13
@ Montgomery, Alabama
Fri Feb 01
at Westminster College Dual W 28-20
Sat Feb 09
at Southeast Conference Tournament @ Montgomery, Alabama 2nd
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February 9, 2019 Eagles Post Program's Highest Finish At Conference Championships Montgomery, Alabama-The Eagles finished second at the Southeast Conference Championships in Alabama Saturday, marking the program's highest finish ever at the conference tournament. Last season, the Eagles placed fourth overall. The Eagles now turn their attention to the NCAA Division III Regionals February 23-24 in Iowa. Highlighting the championships were Nathan Rankin (125), Miguel Baray (184), Adolfo Sotolongo (197) and Jerhett Lee (285), all of whom won individual conference titles in their respective weight class. In all, the Eagles had five more wrestlers finish among the top-4. These included Corey Muniz (133), Stephen Fox (133), Jaylen York (141), Jacob Sherrill (165) and N'Dayambaje John (174).
February 6, 2019 Nathan Rankin Named Wrestler of the Week Clarksville, Ark.-University of the Ozarks sophomore Nathan Rankin was named the Southeast Conference Wrestler of the Week, it was announced Wednesday.
February 1, 2019 Eagles Continue To Roll With Win Over Westminster College Fulton, Mo.-The Eagles continue to roll at the right time of the season posting a 28-20 road win over Westminster College Friday night. The Eagles have now won five straight duals heading into the Southeast Conference Tournament and the NCAA III Regional. With nine wins, it is the most dual wins since the began in 2014. Against Westminster, Nathan Rankin topped a strong opponent in Travis Jones. Rankin won by fall to gain six points at the 125-pound weight class. Jaylen York (141) maintained his success as he recorded a fall over Drake Winder. Jerhett Lee remained tough at heavyweight winning his match in a fall against Deryl VanNostrand. Kade McMahon (165) posted a decision (9-3) over Payton Price. Miguel Baray (184) won by decision and Adolfo Sotolongo (197) won by major decision (15-7).
January 26, 2019 Wrestling Team Wins Fourth Straight Dual To Finish Strong January Montgomery, Ala.-The Eagles have built major momentum heading into the final month and a half of NCAA III wrestling. The Eagles posted two wins Saturday in Alabama to increase their dual win streak to four. Along with winning four duals in January, the Eagles placed second and sixth in a pair of invitationals earlier in the month. On Saturday, the Eagles topped Huntingdon College 30-21 and Greensboro College 32-13 on the road. Among the highlights of the day were Jerhett Lee (285) and Adolfo Sotolongo (197) pinning their opponents in each match. Lee pinned Joseph Pearson from Huntingdon and Vince Wilson from Greensboro in the first period. Nathan Rankin (125), Corey Muniz (133) and Ndayambaje John (174) also had outstanding days posting a 2-0 record.
January 24, 2019 Jerhett Lee Named Wrestler of the Week Clarksville, Ark.-University of the Ozarks junior Jerhett Lee was named the Southeast Conference Wrestler of the Week, it was announced Wednesday.
January 22, 2019 Eagles Impressive On Senior Night Clarksville, Ark.-In the final home match for seniors Si Nhamnhouane, Ny'Trell Dean, Jacob Sherrill and Jon Gonzales, the Eagles posted an impressive 54-0 win over Central Baptist College Tuesday. Nhamahouane (133) wrestled Jeff Williams and won by decision. Central Baptist dropped six matches by forfeit. Russell Miller (157) battled Raivyn Alicea and got the pin fall. Adolfo Sotolongo (197) took a win by decision over Matt Jones. And Jerhett Lee won by a pin over Dewayne Jennings at 285. Prior to the match, the four seniors were honored by head coach LeRoy Gardner in a ceremony.