EWL This Week, February 12-18

Bloomsburg (5-9, 2-4): Saturday at Bucknell (3-13), 7:00 PM
Clarion (9-5, 4-2): Friday at Michigan State (5-10), 2:00 PM; Friday vs. Eastern Michigan (7-7) at Michigan State, 4:00 PM; Sunday at West Virginia (5-6), 2:00 PM
Cleveland State (3-9, 1-4): Saturday home vs. Edinboro (6-5, 4-1), 1:00 PM
Edinboro (6-5, 4-1): Thursday home vs. West Virginia (5-6), 7:00 PM, Saturday at Cleveland State (3-9, 1-4), 1:00 PM
George Mason (3-12, 0-6): Thursday home vs. American (6-6), 7:00 PM; Sunday home vs. VMI (2-10), 2:00 PM
#23 Lock Haven (12-4, 4-2): Saturday hosting Mat Town Open II, 9:30 AM
RV Rider (12-4, 5-1): Friday home vs. #19 Minnesota (9-8), 7:00 PM; Sunday vs. Ohio (4-6) at Maryland, 11:00 AM; Sunday at Maryland (4-11), 1:00 PM

Andrew Shomers (Edinboro) named EWL Wrestler of the Week

Redshirt sophomore Andrew Shomers (Ransomville, NY/Lewiston-Porter) of Edinboro has been named EWL Wrestler of the Week for the Week ending February 11th. Wrestling at 157 pounds, Shomers opened up his weekend trip to the Oklahoma schools on Friday by beating Jonce Blaylock of Oklahoma State, 3-0 in their dual meet, and then beat Justin Thomas of Oklahoma, 3-1, in their dual meet on Saturday. With the two wins, Shomers’ record stands at 25-5 on the season. Prior to this season, Shomers had gone 18-5 as a freshman in 2016-17, and 11-10 in 2015-16 while wrestling unattached.

EWL Wrestlers of the Week:

November 5: Alex Klucker (Lock Haven)
November 12: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
November 19: Andy Schutz (Bloomsburg)
November 26: Josiah Kline (Lock Haven)
December 3: Chad Walsh (Rider)
December 10: Sean Russell (Edinboro)
December 17: Greg Bulsak (Clarion)
December 31: JR Wert (Rider)
January 7: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
January 14: Ibrahim Bunduka (George Mason)
January 21: Dean Sherry (Rider)
January 28: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
February 4: Evan Cheek (Cleveland State)
February 11: Andrew Shomers (Edinboro)
February 18:

The EWL in the Coaches’ Ranking and RPI

Coaches Ranking:

125 pounds: #11 Sean Russell (Edinboro), #25 Jake Gromacki (Clarion), #31 JR Wert (Rider)
133 pounds: #17 Korbin Myers (Edinboro), #23 Anthony Cefolo (Rider)
141 pounds: #5 Brock Zacherl (Clarion), #25 Tyson Dippery (Rider), #27 Kyle Shoop (Lock Haven), #30 Evan Cheek (Cleveland State)
149 pounds: #15 Ronald Perry (Lock Haven)
157 pounds: #21 Bryant Clagon (Rider), #27 Andrew Shomers (Edinboro)
165 pounds: #5 Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven), #8 Chad Walsh (Rider)
174 pounds: #22 Ty Schoffstall (Edinboro)
184 pounds: #27 Corey Hazel (Lock Haven), #29 Nick Corba (Cleveland State), #30 Greg Bulsak (Clarion)
Heavyweight: #13 Thomas Haines (Lock Haven), #17 William Miller (Edinboro), #30 Matt Voss (George Mason)

RPI:

125 pounds: #8 Sean Russell (Edinboro), #14 JR Wert (Rider), #29 Ibrahim Bunduka (George Mason), #33 Luke Werner (Lock Haven)
133 pounds: #10 Korbin Myers (Edinboro), #22 Anthony Cefolo (Rider), #29 Andy Schutz (Bloomsburg)
141 pounds: #16 Brock Zacherl (Clarion), #21 Kyle Shoop (Lock Haven), #27 Evan Cheek (Cleveland State), #30 Tyson Dippery (Rider)
149 pounds: #14 Ronald Perry (Lock Haven), #23 Gary Dinmore (Rider)
157 pounds: #17 Andrew Shomers (Edinboro), #23 Bryant Clagon (Rider), #32 Alex Klucker (Lock Haven)
165 pounds: #3 Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven), #12 Chad Walsh (Rider)
174 pounds: #30 Dean Sherry (Rider)
184 pounds: #17 Nick Corba (Cleveland State), #19 Corey Hazel (Lock Haven), #26 Greg Bulsak (Clarion), #28 Michale Fagg-Daves (Rider), #32 Trevor Allard (Bloomsburg)
197 pounds: #30 Ethan Laird (Rider), #32 Dustin Conti (Clarion)
Heavyweight: #11 Thomas Haines (Lock Haven), #21 Matt Voss (George Mason)

EWL This Week, February 5-11

Bloomsburg (5-7, 2-3): Friday home vs. Clarion (8-4, 3-1), 7:00 PM; Sunday at Binghamton (9-5), 1:00 PM
Clarion (8-4, 3-1): Friday at Bloomsburg (5-7, 2-3), 7:00 PM; Sunday home vs. #23 Lock Haven (11-4, 3-2), 2:00 PM
Cleveland State (3-9, 1-4): Idle
RV Edinboro (6-3, 4-1): Friday at Oklahoma State (10-2), 8:00 PM; Saturday at Oklahoma (7-9), 7:00 PM
George Mason (3-10, 0-6): Tuesday at Navy (7-2), 7:30 PM; Sunday home vs. Franklin & Marshall (1-11), 3:00 PM
#23 Lock Haven (11-4, 3-2): Sunday at Clarion (8-4, 3-1), 2:00 PM
RV Rider (11-4, 5-1): Wednesday home vs. Hofstra (8-8), 7:00 PM

Evan Cheek (Cleveland State) named EWL Wrestler of the Week

Junior Evan Cheek (Milan, OH/Edison) of Cleveland State has been named EWL Wrestler of the Week for the Week ending February 4th. Cheek opened up the weekend on Friday with a win by fall over Bloomsburg’s Shawn Orem in 3:19, and followed that up with an 11-7 decision victory over Kyle Shoop of Lock Haven. These results run Cheek’s record to 17-8 on the season, including 5-4 in duals. Previously, Cheek had gone 27-10 as a sophomore in 2016-17, and 15-11 as a freshman in 2015-16, and finished third at the EWL Championships during both seasons.

EWL Wrestlers of the Week:

November 5: Alex Klucker (Lock Haven)
November 12: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
November 19: Andy Schutz (Bloomsburg)
November 26: Josiah Kline (Lock Haven)
December 3: Chad Walsh (Rider)
December 10: Sean Russell (Edinboro)
December 17: Greg Bulsak (Clarion)
December 31: JR Wert (Rider)
January 7: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
January 14: Ibrahim Bunduka (George Mason)
January 21: Dean Sherry (Rider)
January 28: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
February 4: Evan Cheek (Cleveland State)
February 11:
February 18:

EWL This Week, January 29-February 4:

Bloomsburg (4-7, 1-3): Friday home vs. Cleveland State (3-7, 1-2), 7:00 PM
Clarion (7-4, 2-1): Friday home vs. #21 Rider (11-2, 5-0), 7:00 PM
Cleveland State (3-7, 1-2): Friday at Bloomsburg (4-7, 1-3), 7:00 PM; Saturday at #23 Lock Haven (10-2, 2-1), 2:00 PM
Edinboro (5-3, 3-1): Thursday at #23 Lock Haven (10-2, 2-1), 7:00 PM; Saturday home at Edinboro Open, 9:00 AM
George Mason (3-10, 0-6): Idle
#23 Lock Haven (10-2, 2-1): Thursday home vs. Edinboro (5-3, 3-1), 7:00 PM; Saturday home vs. Cleveland State (3-7, 1-2), 2:00 PM; Sunday home vs. Cornell (7-2), 1:00 PM
#21 Rider (11-2, 5-0): Friday at Clarion (7-4, 2-1), 7:00 PM; Sunday at Drexel (8-3), 1:00 PM

Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven) named EWL Wrestler of the Week

For the third time this season, redshirt junior Chance Marsteller (New Park, PA/Kennard-Dale HS/Oklahoma State) of Lock Haven has been named the EWL Wrestler of the Week for the week ending January 28th. Marsteller, wrestling at 165 pounds, opened up his weekend on Saturday with an 8-4 decision victory over previously-unbeaten Chad Walsh of Rider, and then followed that up on Sunday with a 20-4 technical fall victory over Max Elling of Columbia. These two victories moved Marsteller’s record to 32-1 on the season, including 12-0 in dual meets, and he’s ranked #6 nationally by Intermat, #6 by The Open Mat, #10 by FloWrestling, and #10 by WIN Magazine. Marsteller did not compete last season, however, he did go 6-5 in 2015-16 while wrestling for Oklahoma State, and 14-4 in 2014-15 while wrestling unattached.

EWL Wrestlers of the Week:

November 5: Alex Klucker (Lock Haven)
November 12: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
November 19: Andy Schutz (Bloomsburg)
November 26: Josiah Kline (Lock Haven)
December 3: Chad Walsh (Rider)
December 10: Sean Russell (Edinboro)
December 17: Greg Bulsak (Clarion)
December 31: JR Wert (Rider)
January 7: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
January 14: Ibrahim Bunduka (George Mason)
January 21: Dean Sherry (Rider)
January 28: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
February 4:
February 11:
February 18:

EWL This Week, January 22-28

Bloomsburg (4-6, 1-2): Sunday at #19 Rider (9-2, 3-0), 2:00 PM
Clarion (6-3, 1-0): Friday home vs. Edinboro (3-3, 1-1), 7:00 PM; Sunday home vs. Cleveland State (2-6, 0-1), 2:00 PM
Cleveland State (2-6, 0-1): Saturday home vs. George Mason (3-8, 0-4), 12:00 PM; Sunday at Clarion (6-3, 1-0), 2:00 PM
Edinboro (3-3, 1-1): Friday at Clarion (6-3, 1-0), 7:00 PM; Saturday home vs. George Mason (3-8, 0-4), 7:00 PM
George Mason (3-8, 0-4): Saturday at Cleveland State (2-6, 0-1), 12:00 PM; Saturday at Edinboro (3-3, 1-1), 7:00 PM
#23 Lock Haven (9-1, 2-0): Saturday at #19 Rider (9-2, 3-0), 7:00 PM; Sunday at Columbia (2-8), 1:00 PM
#19 Rider (9-2, 3-0): Saturday home vs. #23 Lock Haven (9-1, 2-0), 7:00 PM; Sunday home vs. Bloomsburg (4-6, 1-2), 2:00 PM

Dean Sherry (Rider) named EWL Wrestler of the Week

Junior Dean Sherry (Brick, NJ/Brick Township) of Rider has been named EWL Wrestler of the Week for the week ending January 21st. Dean Sherry, wrestling at 174 pounds, opened up his weekend on Friday with a 9-5 decision victory over Gabe Stark of Cleveland State, and then followed that up on Sunday with a 21-12 major decision over (per FloWrestling) 20th-ranked Ty Schoffstall of Edinboro, helping his Broncs snap Edinboro’s 24-dual EWL wining streak. These two victories moved Sherry’s record to 12-6 on the season, including 8-2 in dual meets. Previously, Sherry had gone 19-5 in 2016-17.

EWL Wrestlers of the Week:

November 5: Alex Klucker (Lock Haven)
November 12: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
November 19: Andy Schutz (Bloomsburg)
November 26: Josiah Kline (Lock Haven)
December 3: Chad Walsh (Rider)
December 10: Sean Russell (Edinboro)
December 17: Greg Bulsak (Clarion)
December 31: JR Wert (Rider)
January 7: Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
January 14: Ibrahim Bunduka (George Mason)
January 21: Dean Sherry (Rider)
January 28:
February 4:
February 11:
February 18:

EWL in the first NCAA Coaches’ Rankings:

125 pounds: #10 Sean Russell (Edinboro), #21 Jake Gromacki (Clarion), #28 JR Wert (Rider), #31 Ibrahim Bunduka (George Mason)
133 pounds: #18 Korbin Myers (Edinboro), #30 Anthony Cefolo (Rider), #33 Andy Schutz (Bloomsburg)
141 pounds: #6 Brock Zacherl (Clarion), #24 Kyle Shoop (Lock Haven), #29 Tyson Dippery (Rider)
149 pounds: #16 Ronald Perry (Lock Haven)
157 pounds: #18 Bryant Clagon (Rider), #29 Andrew Shomers (Edinboro)
165 pounds: #4 Chad Walsh (Rider), #8 Chance Marsteller (Lock Haven)
174 pounds: #20 Ty Schoffstall (Edinboro)
184 pounds: #29 Nick Corba (Cleveland State), #30 Greg Bulsak (Clarion), #31 Corey Hazel (Lock Haven), #32 Michale Fagg-Daves (Rider)
197 pounds: #32 Dustin Conti (Clarion)
Heavyweight: #13 Thomas Haines (Lock Haven), #18 William Miller (Edinboro), #30 Matt Voss (George Mason)

The full Coaches Rankings can be found at http://www.ncaa.com/news/wrestling/article/2018-01-18/college-wrestling-ncaa-releases-division-i-wrestling-coaches-panel.