Breaking News Bar
updated: 1/14/2014 11:56 AM

Hawks Hit the Mat at National Duals

hello
Success - Article sent! close
  • Bellis went 3-0 at 125 pounds over the weekend.

      Bellis went 3-0 at 125 pounds over the weekend.
    Jim Cummins

 
Bill Smith, Harper College Hawks Sports Information

The Harper College wrestling team failed to place at the NWCA NJCAA National Duals last weekend, but several wrestlers had strong showings in the meet.

The Hawks, who came in ranked 20th in the nation at the Div. III level, defeated No. 6 Lincoln College 39-15 in their first round match. Harper lost 21-18 in a second round match with Iowa Central Community College and fell 25-18 to No. 13 Iowa Western to finish the weekend.

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

Jacob Bellis (/Bloomington) had the strongest showing of any Hawk wrestler, going a perfect 3-0 at 125 pounds. Bellis pinned Lincoln's Leslie Williams in the first round, Iowa Central's Nate Smith in the first round, and capped it off with a third consecutive first round pin over Iowa Western's Adrian Lozano.

Harper's Blake Tisza (/Thornton Fractional South) went 2-1 at 141 pounds. He pinned Lincoln's Jeremiah Tucker-Shead in the opening match and earned an 11-6 victory over Iowa Central's Teddie Harvey before losing 6-4 to Iowa Western's Peter Stewart. Greg Jacquez (/West Aurora) posted a 2-0 record at 157 pounds, earning a 15-5 victory over Lincoln's Graham Lough and pinfall victory over Iowa Western's Aleksei Vickers.

The Hawks return to action this upcoming Saturday at the Al Hanke Invitational in Elmhurst.

Share this page
    help here